EghtesadOnline: The United World Wrestling (UWW) accepted Islamic dress code for women to participate in international competitions.
In the wake of Iran Wrestling Federation follow-up and after being accepted by Traditional Wrestling Committee and UWW executive committee, UWW put female wrestling case and its regulations on the agenda.
According to IRNA, Head of Traditional Wrestling Committee together with heads of Africa, Asia, Oceania and Europe confederations approved the plan.
Based on the newly-approved regulations, female fighters also would be able to attend international events by presenting annual plans.
According to UWW, Iran is now able to hold female competitions.