Rasoul Khadem during 2016 Summer Olympics
|Member of City Council of Tehran|
29 April 2003 – 3 September 2013
Rasoul Khadem Azghadi
18 March 1972
|Grand Coalition of Principlists (2006)|
Rasoul Khadem Azghadi (Persian: رسول خادم ازغدی, born March 18, 1972 in Mashhad) is a former Iranian wrestler who has won a Bronze medal in the 1992 Summer Olympics and a gold medal in the 1996 Summer Olympics. He was also the 1994 and 1995 world champion and the 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995 and 1996 Asian champion. He was trained by his father Mohammad Khadem, and he is the brother of Amir Reza Khadem.
He was the president of Islamic Republic of Iran Wrestling Federation from January 4, 2014 to November 3, 2018. He was also the technical director of Iran's wrestling national teams and head coach of Iran's freestyle wrestling national team from January 2012 to 2018. In addition, he was elected as Executive Board member of National Olympic Committee of Iran on January 20, 2014, and served until January 2018.
He was also previously a Tehran City Councilor from 2003 to 2013.
- Junior World Championship – 1991 1989
- World Championships – 1994 1995 1998
- Olympic Games - 1996 1992
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