London Olympics wrestling: Iran`s Soryan Reihanpour wins gold

Updated: Aug 06, 2012, 01:52 AM IST

London: Iranian wrestler Hamid Mohammad Soryan Reinhanpour won gold in the men`s 55 kg Greco-Roman class Sunday, beating his Azerbaijani opponent Rovshan Bayramov in the final.

Soryan Reihanpour won 3-0 to wrap up the match at the end of the second period.

Earlier, Russian wrestler Mingiyan Semenov won bronze, beating Choi Gyujin of South Korea 3-1.

The second bronze went to Hungary`s Peter Modos, who beat Haakan Erik Nyblom of Denmark 3-1.

IANS