TEHRAN – Iran’s Mahdi Mohammadi and Behrooz Farzad claimed a gold and silver medal respectively in the 2022 Asian Track Cycling Championships.
Mohammadi won the gold in the Para Men’s 4km Individual Pursuit event with a time of 5:24.218s.
His countryman Farzad claimed the silver with 5:34.339s.
Arshad Sheik of India clocked 5:43.604s to finish in third place.
Farzad had also clinched a gold in the Para Men 1km Time Trial event.
He finished in the first place with a time 1:16.920s, followed by Indians Basavaraj Horradi (1:24.048) and Gurlal Singh (1:30.668).
The 2022 Asian Track Cycling Championships are being held at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium, New Delhi and will run till June 22.
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