Zurkhaneh sports at the 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games

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Zurkhaneh [1] at the 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games was held in Crystal Hall, [2] Baku, Azerbaijan from 20 May to 21 May 2017. [3]

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Medalists

EventGoldSilverBronze
Charkh chamaniAli Jalijoo
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
Orkhan Khanlarov
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Mustafa Nooristani
Flag of Afghanistan.svg  Afghanistan
Abduali Nazaralii
Flag of Tajikistan.svg  Tajikistan
Charkh teezAli Jalijoo
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
Jaber Sabri
Flag of Iraq.svg  Iraq
Orkhan Khanlarov
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Mushtaq Hassan Sharifi
Flag of Afghanistan.svg  Afghanistan
KabbadehMohsen Golestanizadeh
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
Jaber Sabri
Flag of Iraq.svg  Iraq
Mammadi Salamov
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Ismoil Sangov
Flag of Tajikistan.svg  Tajikistan
Meel baziPejman Sokounati
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
Khayyam Orujov
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Ahmad Shakib Atahi
Flag of Afghanistan.svg  Afghanistan
Arbab Sardar Ahmad Khan
Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan
Meel sanginMostafa Mofid
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
Ridha Ghalib
Flag of Iraq.svg  Iraq
Khayyam Orujov
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Navruz Arabov
Flag of Tajikistan.svg  Tajikistan
SangRufat Gulaliyev
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Mobin Zibalagha
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
Navruz Arabov
Flag of Tajikistan.svg  Tajikistan
Hakimullah Bigzada
Flag of Afghanistan.svg  Afghanistan
TeamFlag of Iran.svg  Iran
Himan Mirzaei
Mobin Zibalagha
Mohsen Golestanizadeh
Pejman Sokounati
Ali Jalijoo
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Tural Aliyev
Mammadli Salamov
Khayyam Orujov
Rufat Gulaliyev
Orkhan Khanlarov
Flag of Afghanistan.svg  Afghanistan
Hakimullah Bigzada
Mustafa Nooristani
Ahmad Shakib Atahi
Mushtaq Hassan Sharifi
Ahmad Samim Niazy
Flag of Iraq.svg  Iraq
Ammar Ibrahim
Zaman Abd-Mohsin
Haidar Abdul-Ameer
Jaber Sabri
Hussein Safaa

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1Flag of Iran.svg  Iran  (IRI)6107
2Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan  (AZE)1337
3Flag of Iraq.svg  Iraq  (IRQ)0314
4Flag of Afghanistan.svg  Afghanistan  (AFG)0055
5Flag of Tajikistan.svg  Tajikistan  (TJK)0044
6Flag of Pakistan.svg  Pakistan  (PAK)0011
Totals (6 nations)771428

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References

  1. "Zurkhaneh". baku2017.com. Retrieved 20 May 2017.
  2. "Crystal Hall". baku2017.com. Retrieved 20 May 2017.
  3. "Medalists by Event" (PDF). 2017 ISG official website. Retrieved 20 May 2017.