In the ongoing 5th Pars Cup Wushu Championship 2015 (September 17 to September 21), Iran, Budhachandra Laishram won the first gold medal for India. He won the medal beating Iranian fighter in men’s 56kg.
Mukesh Gora and Rajini Deori won silver medals in men’s 70kg and 75kg respectivey. In other men’s sanshou events, Bhanu Pratap in 60kg, Rajinder Singh in 80kg and Sumit Phougat in 90 above respectively won bronze medals.
Anjul Namdev won silver & bronze medals in Qiannshu while Gyandash Mayanglambam won bronze medal in Taijiquan.