“I owe my title to Sajad Moradi, I have no running background in 5000m”: Keyhani Says

“I owe my title to Sajad Moradi, I have no running background in 5000m”: Keyhani Says

“I owe my title to Sajad Moradi, I have no running background in 5000m”: Keyhani Says

  • -
  • - Visit: 3071
Asian Games Jakarta 3000m Steeplechase gold medallist owes his title to Sajad Moradi.

Jakarta, Indonesia – Asian Games Jakarta 3000m steeplechase gold medallist expressed his feelings about winning this event’s title and smashing records in an interview with Athletics Federation of I.R. Iran. “First and foremost, I’m so happy to have fulfilled my objective and I definitely owe this to my coach, Sajad Moradi who made his every effort for this championship. Moradi is deemed as one of the athletics legends holding 2 gold medals in Asia. Since the first day of my training with him, I am dramatically improving every day. Moradi tried hard and compassionately for my success and I, in return, exerted myself with all my heart and soul to tweak. I wanted to make happy everyone who endeavored for me, including my family and wife. The medal was gold and that is what counts, it is the thing I was looking for in the last one year and thank God I finally made it happen.” Keyhani said.

“Sajad Moradi talked continuously to me during this period, he advised me to divide my energy in 3000m steeplechase competition and he even emphasized not to dash out in it.  Actually, this event deals with technique and clearing the barriers and the important thing is to think wise. “He added.

“Power and speed is utter crucial in this event. I had all these factors which eventuated in winning the title. I am so joyful of breaking Games record and snatching gold medal of the Asian Games 2018 Jakarta. “Keyhani stressed.

“I hope to get gratifying result in 5000m as well and make all Iranians happy and proud. It is the first time that I’m going to run in this event, I did not participated in big 5000m tournaments so far, yet I will do my utmost to run ably in this competition.” He added at the end.

Iran Earn 2 Gold breaking one National Record

Iran Earn 2 Gold breaking one National Record

Iran National Athletics Team won two Gold medals in 59th India Interstate Senior Athletics Championships while one national record was also beaten.

Asan Pardakht Take Victory in National Athletics Teams Championships

Asan Pardakht Take Victory in National Athletics Teams Championships

Asan Pardakht Team claimed victory in the first round of National Athletics Teams Championships held in Tehran.

Azerbaijan Sharghi Win the Title, Two National Records Fell

Azerbaijan Sharghi Win the Title, Two National Records Fell

Azerbaijan Sharghi won trophy in Senior Men’s National Athletics Championships held at Aftab Enghelab Sport complex in Tehran on 26 July 2019.

Golestan Triumph in Women’s National Athletics Championships

Golestan Triumph in Women’s National Athletics Championships

Golestan Team won women’s national athletics championships while 2 national records were broken.


All Rights Reserved For Athletics Federation I.R Of IRAN