Erbil taekwondo clubs to play friendly matches with Iranian clubs23/06/2012 14:56
ERBIL, June 23 (AKnews) - Erbil's male and female taekwondo teams are set to play against Iran in the next few weeks, announced the Kurdistan Region's Central Taekwondo Federation.
Finance secretary of the Erbil branch Muzafar Akram said: "As a representative of Erbil taekwondo, we visited a number of Iranian provinces and met with taekwondo coaches and officials there to organize a few matches between both sides."
Urmia female taekwondo club will visit Erbil to play a friendly match against the city's female club. The Kurdistan Region's Choman club is set to play Piranshar club in Iran. Erbil taekwondo club will also travel to West Azerbaijan to play against the city's club in a friendly.
A month ago, West Azerbaijan club visited Erbil and played a friendly with the city's club.
By Mohammed Karezi