The Iranian athlete won the silver medal with a throw of 17.80 meters at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium.
“I am so happy because of winning the silver medal. My rival (Gong Lijiao) who won the gold medal is a world champion,” Rajabi said.
Intro Asia Games (Asiad):
Some 9,500 athletes from 45 countries are competing at the Games, the world’s second-biggest multi-sport event after the Olympics, with 439 gold medals in 36 sports up for grabs.
Iran has participated in the games with 276 athletes in 22 sports.