Iran at the Paralympics (Q1848)

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  • Iran at the Winter Paralympics
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The Iranian goalball team was disqualified and sent home from the 1988 Games for refusing to play against Israel in a group round game.
As of 2013, "Iran have won just one of their 47 Paralympic golds in a women's event. Archer Zahra Nemati won the women’s individual recruve W1/W2 in London in 2012." -- IPC
As of 2013, "Iran’s best result at the Paralympic Winter Games is a 34th-place finish for Sadegh Kalhor in the alpine skiing men's slalom event at the Vancouver 2010 Games." - IPC
"Iran have yet to win a medal at the Paralympic Winter Games." - IPC in 2014
As of 2013, "Kalhor competed in the Winter Paralympics in 1998, 2002, 2006 and 2010. The only other Iranian at the Winter Games was Ramzanali Jeiroodi who competed in 1998. " - IPC