Judo champion who defied Iran's rules now in hiding

More Sports / Judo Sep 16, 2019

Judo champion who defied Iran's rules now in hiding

Saeid Mollaei has been in hiding since he left the Iranian judo team last month, saying he had been ordered to withdraw from the world championships on political grounds. Now he's training for next year's Olympics without a guarantee he can compete. Mollaei was the defending ...