Japan’s Kaori Icho, a four-time Olympic Games wrestling gold medallist, has received the country’s People’s Honour Award from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe at his residence in Tokyo.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) will not strip the late Besik Kudukhov of the silver medal he won at London 2012, the Russian Wrestling Federation (RWF) have claimed.
Polish Wrestling Federation President Grzegorz Pieronkiewicz has died at the age of 41, it has been confirmed.
United World Wrestling (UWW) has announced that the 2018 and 2019 World Championships will be held in October.
Budapest has been awarded the rights to stage the 2018 United World Wrestling (UWW) World Championships, the governing body announced today.
United World Wrestling (UWW) has confirmed that all future senior-level Greco-Roman competitions will no longer feature forced par-terre as part of the general match structure.
Three-time Olympic wrestling champion Saori Yoshida of Japan could juggle competing for her country at their home Olympic Games at Tokyo 2020 with coaching the other members of the national women's team, it has been reported.
Two Mongolian wrestling coaches who removed their clothes in protest at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro have been suspended for three years, the sport's governing body has announced.
Two American defending champions battled to superb gold medals today as the Cadet Wrestling World Championships was brought to a close in Tblisi with five men's freestyle competitions.
American Kurt McHenry produced a fine display as he beat European champion Mahir Mammadazada of Azerbaijan to secure the gold medal in the men's 42 kilograms freestyle competition at the Cadet Wrestling World Championships in Tbilisi.
Japan earn all five golds on final day of women's freestyle competition at Cadet Wrestling World Championships
Japan claimed all five gold medals as women’s freestyle wrestling drew to a close at the Cadet Wrestling World Championships title in Georgia's capital Tbilisi.
Japan's Yui Sasaki captured a third Cadet Wrestling World Championships title as women's freestyle competition got underway in Georgia's capital Tbilisi.
Russia’s Aleksander Komarov successfully defended his men’s 76 kilogram title at the United World Wrestling (UWW) Cadet World Championships in Tbilisi today.
Georgia claimed two gold medals on home soil on the opening day of action at the 2016 Cadet World Wrestling Championships in Tbilisi.
United World Wrestling (UWW) will provide financial support to improve the standard of referees following controversies at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro last month, it has been announced.