Senior Freestyle, Greco-Roman Wrestling Asian Championship will be held in Bangkok, Thailand on February 17-21, 2016.
Asian Wrestling Championships is the Wrestling Asian Championship organized by the Asian Associated Wrestling Committee (AAWC).
The men's tournament began in 1979 and the women's tournament was first staged in 1996, and it has been held every year.
The roster for the Iranian team mainly consists of the top figures at Takhti Cup which was recently held in Tehran on January 14-15, 2016.
The names of the selected Iranian senior freestylers are as follow:
58kg: Younes Sarmasti
61kg: Behnam Ehsanpour
65kg: Meysam Nasiri
70kg: Mohammad Naderi
74kg: Mostafa Hosseinkhani
86kg: Ehsan Lashkari
97kg: Reza Yazdani or Amir Mohammadi
125kg: Yadollah Mohebi or Parviz Hadi
Meanwhile, headed by Mohammad Bana, a total of eight Iranian Greco-Roman wrestlers will also take part in the Asian event.
The names of the selected senior Greco-Roman athletes are as follow:
59kg: Saman Abduwali
66kg: Mahdi Zeidvand
71kg: Afshin Biabangard
75kg: Saeid Abduwali
80kg: Ramin Taheri
85kg: Yousef Ghaderian
98kg: Mehdi Aliyari
130kg: Amir Ghasem Monjazi