less seen photos of Gholamreza Takhti

He lost the match, but showed that he valued honorable behavior more than reaching victory.Another example of his character comes from a match in Moscow. After defeating the then-world champion Anatoli Albul, Takhti saw the sorrow on the face of Albul’s mother.





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  1. چرا عُمر دُراج و طاووس کوتاه بود ولی زاغ و کرکس زی یند در درازا
    ( در مراسم شب چهلم جهان پهلوان 1346 در ابن بابویه این شعر بر پلاکاردی بچشم میخورد)