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Asian Para Games: Swimmer Izadyar Wins Fourth Gold

10 Oct 2018, 23:36 GMT+10

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iranian swimmer Shahin Izadyar has earned his fourth gold medal at the 2018 Asian Para Games on Wednesday.

Izadyar finished first at the Men's 100M Breaststroke SB9 with a time of 01:14.71.

Kazakhstan's Sergey Kinakh won the silver medal with a time of 01:23.06 and Japan's Daiki Kubo gained the bronze medal with 01:28.04.

Izadyar had already won three gold medals at the Men's 100M Butterfly S10, Men's 100M Freestyle S10 and Men's 200M Individual Medley SM10.

About 3,000 athletes with disabilities from a record 43 countries and territories are taking part in the games that opened in the Indonesian capital on Saturday.

The Asian Para Games will run through October 13.

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