Iranian Taekwondo Prodigy, Mobina Nematzadeh, Secures Olympic Berth

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Iranian Taekwondo Sensation Qualifies for Paris Olympics

In a stunning display of skill and determination, Iran’s Taekwondo rising star, Mobina Nematzadeh, has clinched a coveted spot in the upcoming 2024 Olympic Games. The triumph came as Nematzadeh emerged victorious in a gripping battle against her Japanese counterpart during the Asian Qualification Tournament held in China.

Triumph in Asian Qualification Tournament

At just 18 years old, Nematzadeh showcased her prowess by defeating Ana Da Costa Da Silva Pinto Belo of East Timor in the -49kg category. Her journey to Olympic qualification culminated in a final showdown where she triumphed over Japan’s Ruka Okamoto, securing her rightful place in the prestigious event.

Iranian Contingent Expands

Nematzadeh’s achievement marks a significant addition to the Iranian contingent bound for the Paris Olympics. She joins the ranks of Nahid Kiani and Mehran Barkhordari, fellow Taekwondo athletes who have also earned their tickets to the global sporting extravaganza.

Road to Paris

With her victory, Nematzadeh becomes the 15th Iranian athlete to solidify her participation in the highly anticipated 2024 Summer Olympics. Her journey to Paris represents not only personal accomplishment but also a testament to Iran’s growing presence on the international sporting stage.

Anticipation Builds for Paris Olympics

As the countdown to the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris continues, anticipation mounts among athletes and spectators alike. The event, scheduled to take place from 26 July to 11 August, promises to be a spectacle of athleticism, camaraderie, and national pride.


Mobina Nematzadeh’s qualification for the Olympics stands as a testament to her dedication, talent, and perseverance. Her success not only secures her own place among the world’s elite athletes but also inspires aspiring Taekwondo practitioners in Iran and beyond. As the excitement for the Paris Olympics builds, all eyes will undoubtedly be on Nematzadeh and her fellow Iranian athletes as they prepare to showcase their skills on the grandest stage of them all.

Re-reported from the article originally published in The ifp news

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