Turkey, Moldova and Poland each secured two Rio 2016 quota places as the the United World Wrestling (UWW) World Olympic Games Qualifying Tournament drew to a close at the Sport Buyant Ukhaa Complex in Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar.
Ilana Kratysh has become the first-ever female wrestler from Israel to qualify for the Olympic Games.
Sweden and Uzbekistan took advantage of the bronze medal playoffs at the United World Wrestling (UWW) World Olympic Games Qualifying Tournament in Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar as they each secured a pair of Rio 2016 berths.
A total of 48 places at Rio 2016 will be on offer at the United World Wrestling (UWW) World Olympic Games Qualifying Tournament due to begin tomorrow in Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar.
Turkey claimed three Rio 2016 berths on the final day of the European wrestling qualifier in Zrenjanin but had to settle for just one gold medal.
Athens 2004 Olympic champion Aleksei Mishin booked his place at Rio 2016 after triumphing in the men’s 85 kilogram event at the European wrestling qualifier in Zrenjanin today.
Hungary’s Tamas Lorincz secured his place at a third straight Olympic Games after triumphing at the Rio 2016 European wrestling qualifier in Zrenjanin today.
Another 36 tickets to Rio 2016 will be available this weekend when the Serbian city of Zrenjanin plays host to wrestling’s final continental Olympic qualifying tournament.
London 2012 gold medallist Burroughs leads Rio 2016 qualifiers from US Olympic Team Wrestling Trials
London 2012 gold medallist Jordan Burroughs booked his place at Rio 2016 after claiming victory in the men’s 74 kilogram freestyle division at the United States Olympic Wrestling Team Trials in Iowa City.
Russia sealed a hat-trick of men’s freestyle gold medals with a commanding display as the United World Wrestling (UWW) Under-23 European Championships drew to a close tonight at the Bulstrad Arena in Ruse.
Sahit Prizreni of Australia secured a place at a third Olympic Games today at the Africa-Oceania Rio 2016 wrestling qualifier in Algiers, despite narrowly losing his under 65 kilograms freestyle final against Amas Daniel of Nigeria.
Tunisia's Marwa Amri and Cameroon's Annabel Laure Ali each secured appearances at a third successive Olympic Games today at the Africa-Oceania Wrestling qualifying tournament at the Mohamed Boudiar Olympic Complex in Algiers.
Azerbaijan secured two gold medals on the penultimate day at the United World Wrestling (UWW) Under-23 European Championships as men’s freestyle action came to the fore at the Bulstrad Arena in Ruse.
Russia clinched two gold medals to round off the women's freestyle events in commanding fashion at the United World Wrestling (UWW) Under-23 European Championships at the Bulstrad Arena in Ruse today.
Zied Ait Ouagram, an adopted Moroccan who fought for Tunisia at London 2012, secured a place in his second Olympic Games on the opening day of the Africa-Oceania Wrestling qualifying tournament in Algiers.