News and Media


Behdad Salimikordasiabi is Iran’s best athlete for 2011

About 400 Iranian sport journalists took part in poll, naming best male and best female athletes of the year 2011. As the result, leader of this 2011 best male poll was Behdad Salimikordasiabi the gold medallist in the Men’s +105kg bodyweight category at the 2011 IWF World Championships Paris, France with 86% of the votes.

By Sayed Abdolhamid Ahmadi