World champion Frank Staebler made amends for a disappointing defeat on his last appearence in Baku by winning gold on the final day of the United World Wrestling (UWW) Golden Grand Prix Final in the Azerbaijani capital.
2015 World Wrestling Championships Medal Table
2015 World Wrestling Championships Results
13 Sep 2015 04:50
|Narsingh Pancham Yadav|
Russia, China and United States each claimed two gold medals on a day of women's action at the United World Wrestling (UWW) Golden Grand Prix Final at the Baku Sports Hall in Azerbaijan, while Hungary and Estonia added one win apiece.
Bekzod Abdurakhmanov of Uzbekistan and Georgia’s Elizbar Odikadze both silenced the home crowd with shock victories over Azerbaijani Olympic champions on the opening day of the United World Wrestling (UWW) Golden Grand Prix Final at the Baku Sports Hall.
Employees from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) were treated to a demonstration of wrestling at the headquarters of United World Wrestling (UWW) in Corsier-sur-Vevey, Switzerland.
India’s new Pro Wrestling League (PWL) has agreed a deal with Asian broadcaster Multi Screen Media (MSM) which will see the annual event showcased until 2019.
A major new bidding process for all United World Wrestling events for 2018, 2019 and 2020 is being launched here tomorrow at the Smart Cities & Sport Summit.
America’s Jordan Burroughs and Kyle Snyder have been rewarded for their gold medals at the 2015 World Championships in Las Vegas by ending the season top of their respective United World Wrestling (UWW) rankings in men’s freestyle.
The United States’ National Wrestling Hall of Fame has appointed Jack Carnefix as its new operations manager, responsible for overseeing the organisation’s programming.
Action at this month's Wrestling World Championships in Las Vegas enjoyed greater interest than any other non-Olympic event in the sport's history, broadcasting figures have suggested.
Athlete selection procedures for men’s Greco-Roman and freestyle wrestling have been confirmed by USA Wrestling, with competitors set to be targeting places at Rio 2016 in the country’s Olympic team trials next year.
Jordan Burroughs brought down the curtain on the Wrestling World Championships here by claiming the men’s freestyle 74 kilogram title and a fourth gold medal for the hosts United States.
Kyle Snyder became the United States’ youngest-ever wrestling world champion after claiming the men’s freestyle 97 kilogram title on day five of competition here.
Hosts the United States claimed two women’s freestyle gold medals on day four of the Wrestling World Championships here as Italy’s Frank Chamizo Marquez won the men’s freestyle 65 kilograms competition in dramatic fashion.