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Bashir Babajanzadeh Darzi (Persian: بشير باباجان‌زاده درزى‎, born 9[2] or 20[1] August 1989) is a heavyweight Greco-Roman wrestler from Iran. He won bronze medals at the 2011 World Championships and 2014 Asian Games, and reached the quarterfinals at the 2016 Olympics.[2] He was suspended for doping, for four years from 31 August 2016 until 30 August 2020, by United World Wrestling which found the presence of testosterone, an anabolic steroid.[3][4][5]

Bashir Babajanzadeh
Bashir Babajanzadeh Rio 2016.jpg
Babajanzadeh at the 2016 Olympics
Personal information
BornAugust 9, 1989 (1989-08-09) (age 29)
Babol, Iran
Height188 cm (6 ft 2 in)[1]
Weight130 kg (287 lb)
Sport
SportGreco-Roman wrestling
ClubZeed wrestling club[2]
Coached bySayed Hashem Mirzadeh (2000–)[2]

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