Ali Samari (Persian: علی ثمری; born 7 January 1993) is an Iranian shot putter.[4] He won a gold medal at the 2017 Asian Championships and placed seventh at the 2018 Asian Games.

Ali Samari
Ali Samari 2017.jpg
Samari at the 2017 Asian Championships
Personal information
Born (1993-01-07) 7 January 1993 (age 30)
Tehran, Iran[1]
EducationPayame Noor University[1]
Height1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)[2]
Weight130 kg (287 lb)
Event(s)Shot put
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)19.80 m (2017)[3]

International competitionsEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Iran
2016 Asian Indoor Championships Doha, Qatar 4th Shot put 17.82 m
Asian Beach Games Danang, Vietnam 1st Shot put 18.29 m
2017 Islamic Solidarity Games Baku, Azerbaijan 4th Shot put 18.54 m
Asian Championships Bhubaneswar, India 1st Shot put 19.80 m
Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games Ashgabat, Turkmenistan 9th Shot put 17.26 m
2018 Asian Indoor Championships Tehran, Iran 1st Shot put 19.42 m
Asian Games Jakarta, Indonesia 7th Shot put 18.21 m


  1. ^ a b Ali Samari Archived 3 September 2018 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ Ali Samari.
  3. ^ "All-Athletics profile". Retrieved 26 October 2017.
  4. ^ Ali Samari at World Athletics

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