Japan’s three-time Olympic champion Kaori Icho continued her dominance of the women’s freestyle 58 kilograms category as she claimed gold on the opening day of the Asian Wrestling Championships at the Aspire Dome in Doha.
United World Wrestling has reinstated the five-point throw for Greco-Roman competition and brought in a number of rule revisions, including increased penalties for illegal actions and the elimination of one-point exposure.
The United States men’s freestyle wrestlers dominated the final day of the Pan American Wrestling Championships as they claimed the team title by winning six of the eight available gold medals in Santiago.
Canada’s women have claimed the team title at the Pan American Wrestling Championships thanks to their two gold medals in Chile’s capital Santiago.
Cuba claim excellent individual haul as America take men's team title at Pan American Wrestling Championships
Cuba enjoyed a successful opening day of the Pan American Wrestling Championships as they claimed five of the eight available gold medals in the Greco-Roman discipline in the Chilean capital Santiago.
The first-ever international display of Iranian women’s belt wrestling has been hosted here by United World Wrestling (UWW) and the Iranian Wrestling Federation here.
Iran secured their fourth consecutive United World Wrestling (UWW) Freestyle World Cup title after winning the gold medal match 5-3 at the expense of hosts United States at The Forum in Los Angeles.
Iran and Azerbaijan will fight for the right to contest the United World Wrestling (UWW) Freestyle World Cup gold medal match after both nations produced strong performances in Los Angeles.
United World Wrestling announced a two-year sponsorship deal with sports nutrition company MusclePharm, who will provide products and nutritional education to wrestlers.
USA Wrestling have agreed a partnership with NBC Sports Group and Universal Sports Network which will see them broadcast more than 12 hours of coverage from major wrestling competitions in the country throughout 2015.
A weakened Japanese team still proved too strong for the competition at the United World Wrestling Women's World Cup in St. Petersburg, defeating the Russian hosts 5-3 in the final.
The United States, Mongolia and hosts Russia are among the favourites going into this weekend's United World Wrestling Women's Wrestling World Cup at the Sports and Concerts Complex in St Petersburg.
The Iranian Wrestling Federation has announced it will launch its first ever belt wrestling programme for women in the country to train and compete in the sport.
USA Wrestling have confirmed Olympic champions Jordan Burroughs and Jake Varner will compete at the Freestyle Wrestling World Cup, due to be staged at The Forum in Los Angeles on April 11 and 12.
USA Wrestling, the governing body for the sport in the United States, have announced that March 2 to 8 will be designated "Women's Wrestling Week" across the nation.