Football/Soccer. They participated in the 2006 World cup, playing Portugal, Mexico and Iran. Rugby and cricket are popular as well.
Yes Iran does have a soccer team and have played at world cups as well.
China, Iran, Greece, Parthian, Mesopotamia, and Rome all participated in the trade for the silk road.
Oh yes they are , as a few South Koreans are playing in the E.p.L. But not a single pplayer from Iran is there.
Perspolis of Iran
Soccer, Volleyball, wrestling,