Iranian Defector Wins Olympic Silver Medal in Judo then Dedicates the medal to Israel
Saeid Mollaei (on left) won the Olympic silver medal at the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday.
Saeid Mollaei, a former Iranian judo athlete won the Olympic silver medal in the men’s 81-kilogram division today. Following his event he dedicated his medal to Israel.
Mollaei fled Iran in 2019 after refusing to forfeit a match for the regime.