Sadegh Goudarzi

Iranian wrestler Sadegh Goudarzi won a silver medal in the 74 kg category with his defeat in the final match by his American adversary Jordan Borroughs on Friday.

Goudarzi is ranked fourth in Iranian wrestling and alreadyholds three silver and world medals. He defeated wrestlers from Hungary and Bulgaria to reach the final in the London Olympic Games.

Iran has won 10 medals so far: four gold, five silver and one bronze in Greco-Roman wrestling, wrestling, weightlifting, taekwondo and discus throw.

Iranian wrestling team will compete in the 60 kg, 84 kg and 120 kg categories on Saturday.