Iran's Strongest Man

Iran's Strongest Man (Persian: قوی‌ترین مرد ایران‎) (also called Mardān-e Āhanin; Persian: مردان آهنین) is the only televised annual strongman event in Iran, airs on Channel 3. Mohammadreza Fattah Hosseini, Reza Javdani and Mohammad Amin Nabiollahi have been the host of program so far. Faramarz Khodnegah is the official referee, assisted at times by Mehdi Fatemi (2005-2006), Mehrab Fatemi (2007-2009), and Ali Dadashi (2010).[1] After six years of absence, the 12th period of the event takes place on Nowruz 2018.[2]

Final resultsEdit

Year Place Winner Runner-up Third Fourth Fifth Sixth Seventh Eighth
1998 Tehran Mehrab Fatemi Hamid Soltan Mehdi Mirdavoudi Mehdi Fatemi Farhad Panahi Akbar Ghamgin
2001 Boroujerd Mehrab Fatemi Mojtaba Maleki Majid Talkhabi Mehdi Fatemi Ali Dadashi Reza Golmohammadi Hossein Fatemi Hossein Bejani
2004 Tehran Reza Gharaei Mojtaba Maleki Rouhollah Dadashi Amir Gharaei Mehdi Mirdavoudi Majid Dejbarar Mehdi Bagheri Mehdi Pashaei
2005 Kish Mehrab Fatemi Mojtaba Maleki Hossein Fatemi Majid Talkhabi Karim Taleshi Mehdi Bagheri Ali Esmaeili M. Mohammadi
2006 Bandar Abbas Mehrab Fatemi Ali Esmaeili Hossein Fatemi Aidin Khataei-Asl Hamid Gharaei M. Mohammadi
2007 Bam Reza Gharaei Farzad Mousakhani Ali Esmaeili Rouhollah Dadashi Hamid Gharaei M. Mohammadi
2008 Chabahar Reza Gharaei Hassan Ebadi Rouhollah Dadashi Ali Esmaeili M. Mohammadi Hamid Gharaei Amir Gharaei Javad Maafi
2009 Bam Rouhollah Dadashi Moslem Darabi Ali Esmaeili M. Mohammadi Mehrdad Bajelan Hamed Amiri Hamid Gharaei Mehdi Norouzi
2010 Tehran Rouhollah Dadashi Moslem Darabi Mehrdad Bajelan M. Mohammadi Mohsen Akhoundi Alireza Gharaei Mehrab Fatemi Ali Esmaeili
2011 Gheshm Moslem Darabi Ali Esmaeili Kamal Sharifi Karim Taleshi Nemat Jalali Mohsen Akhoundi Saeed B. Kazemi
2012 Kish Moslem Darabi Nemat Jalali Hamed Haghzareh Mohsen Masnabadi Mehrdad Bajelan Bahram Akbari Farshid Hemmati
2018 Tehran Mohammad Ezzatpour Peiman Maheripour Mohsen Masnabadi Mohammadreza Tazeroo Ali Nokani Sirvan Soleymani Hassan H. Aghaei Faramarz Rahmani

Fair-play award winnerEdit

Year Place Winner
1998 Tehran Kazem Ghamgin
2001 Boroujerd Mansour Rostamzadeh
2004 Tehran Ahmad Afshar
2005 Kish Rahim Asgari & Mehdi Bagheri
2006 Bandar Abbas Ali Dadashi & Siavash Barfaan
2007 Bam Mehdi Bagheri
2008 Chabahar Kamal Sharifi
2009 Bam Hasan Aliyar & Siavash Barfaan
2010 Tehran Ghiyas Ahmadi & Hossein Rasouli
2011 Gheshm Amir Hossein Yavari
2012 Kish Nemat Jalali
2018 Tehran -

RecordsEdit

  • Most champion title:
Mehrab Fatemi (4 times)
Reza Gharaei (3 times)
  • Most Runner-up title:
Mojtaba Maleki (3 times)
Ali Esmaeili and Moslem Darabi (2 times)
  • Most participation in the Final:
Ali Esmaeili (7 times → 2005-2011)
Mohammad Mohammadi (6 times → 2005-2010)
Mehrab Fatemi (5 times → 1998, 2001, 2005-2006, 2010)
Rouhollah Dadashi (5 times → 2004, 2007-2010)
  • Most consecutive wins:
Mehrab Fatemi, Reza Gharaei, Rouhollah Dadashi, and Moslem Darabi (2 times)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mardan Ahanin (Iran's Strongest Man)
  2. ^ "Mardan Ahanin returning in 2018". Archived from the original on 2018-12-31. Retrieved 2018-03-18.