Five Greco-Roman finals were set up on day one of the European Wrestling Championships in Rome after hotly contested semi-final bouts in five of the 10 weight categories.
Abdelhak Kherbache triumphed in front of a home crowd as senior men’s freestyle wrestling competition took place on the final day of the African Wrestling Championships in Algiers.
Sixteen wrestlers are set to return to defend their European Wrestling Championship titles, with competition getting under way tomorrow in the Italian capital of Rome.
United World Wrestling (UWW) have approved all scoring, results and time management systems ahead of Tokyo 2020, stating they are confident in the technology ahead of the summer.
Algeria’s Abdelkarim Fergat reclaimed the men’s 55-kilogram Greco-Roman title at the African Wrestling Championships in Algiers.
Olympic wrestling bronze medallist Jenny Fransson has been removed from the Swedish team for Tokyo 2020 following confirmation of her positive drug test.
Egypt won six of the 10 titles on offer in the junior men’s freestyle competition at the African Wrestling Federation Championships in Algiers, with home wrestlers taking home two golds.
Mohamed Dridi won the first of four home golds in men’s Greco-Roman competition as junior action got underway on the third day of the African Wrestling Championships in Algiers.
Indian Government assures entry for Chinese wrestlers for Asian Championships as long as free of coronavirus
India's Government will not ban Chinese wrestlers from entering the country for the upcoming Asian Wrestling Championships in the Indian capital of New Delhi, according to the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), despite fears over the coronavirus.
Home athlete Moundir Benammar was among the most emphatic of gold medallists on a second day of the African Wrestling Championships in Algiers that saw Egyptian competitors win eight of the ten cadet freestyle titles on offer.
Cuban wrestling legend Mijaín López has announced he will retire after his bid to make history at Tokyo 2020.
Egypt’s Shaimaa Mohamed was among the winners on the opening day of the African Wrestling Championships in Algiers.
Olympic wrestling medallists Bilal Makhov and Jenny Fransson have been provisionally suspended from competition following positive drug tests.
Six days of competition are scheduled at the African Wrestling Championships, which begin in Algiers tomorrow.
United World Wrestling (UWW) President Nenad Lalović has said the upcoming Asian Olympic Qualifying Tournament, scheduled to take place in Chinese city Xi'an from March 27 to 29, could be cancelled due to the outbreak of coronavirus.