Arnold Sports Festival 2024: Choopan Claims Victory in Arnold Classic

The 2024 Arnold Sports Festival concluded with a bang as some of the major events wrapped up on Saturday. Among those events were the Strongman Classic, Strongwoman Classic, Men's Physique, and the highly-anticipated Arnold Classic.


The 2024 Arnold Sports Festival concluded with a bang as some of the major events wrapped up on Saturday. Among those events were the Strongman Classic, Strongwoman Classic, Men's Physique, and the highly-anticipated Arnold Classic.

Choopan vs. Dauda: The Battle for Bodybuilding Supremacy


The Arnold Classic has cemented itself as one of the premier events in the world of bodybuilding, attracting elite competitors from across the globe. This year's competition saw a showdown between two decorated athletes, Hadi Choopan and Samson Dauda. Choopan, also known as the Persian Wolf, made his Arnold Classic debut after claiming the Mr. Olympia title in 2022 and finishing as the runner-up in 2023. On the other hand, Dauda aimed to defend his 2023 Arnold Classic title. As the competition heated up, it quickly became a two-man race between Choopan and Dauda, with both athletes making waves during the prejudging rounds.

In a stunning turn of events, Choopan emerged victorious, dethroning Dauda and securing the $300,000 prize. This win not only marked a significant achievement for Choopan but also served as redemption for his second-place finish at the Mr. Olympia.

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