Russian Wrestling Federation (RWF) first vice-president Adlan Varayev has been found dead in a Chechen village, it has been has reported.
United World Wrestling (UWW) has penned a deal which sees Suples become one of the governing body's global suppliers until 2018.
Iran claimed their fifth consecutive United World Wrestling (UWW) Freestyle World Cup title after beating Russia 5-3 in the gold medal match at The Forum in Los Angeles.
Hosts United States and title holders Iran both made unbeaten starts to their United World Wrestling (UWW) Freestyle World Cup campaigns, picking up two Group B victories each on the opening day of action at The Forum in Los Angeles.
Iran will be aiming to secure a fifth successive United World Wrestling (UWW) Freestyle World Cup this weekend when eight nations compete for top honours at The Forum in Los Angeles.
Tehran has been awarded the Greco-Roman and Freestyle World Cups in 2017 after United World Wrestling revealed the host of several of their major competitions for next year.
Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar’s hopes of representing India at this year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro appear to be over after the Delhi High Court dismissed his appeal to be given the opportunity to playoff against Narsingh Yadav for the country’s 74 kilograms wrestling spot at the Games.
Wrestlers that tested positive for meldonium at recent Rio 2016 qualifiers removed from UWW rankings
Wrestlers that tested positive for traces of meldonium at this year’s Asian and European Olympic Games qualifying events have been dropped from the world governing body's rankings.
United World Wrestling (UWW) has inducted 15 former wrestlers, coaches, officials and community members into its 2016 Hall of Fame class.
Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar is set to learn whether he will be given the opportunity to play-off against Narsingh Yadav for India’s 74 kilograms wrestling spot at Rio 2016 tomorrow after the Delhi High Court deferred their decision on the case.
Riot police were sent in to stop a fight after wrestler Viktor Lebedev beat Ismail Musukayev in a contest to decide who will represent Russia at Rio 2016.
Cambodia, Haiti, Honduras and Palau are set to be represented in wrestling competition at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games after being awarded universality places.
Hosts Iran captured the Greco-Roman World Cup title for the fifth time in seven years after thrashing rivals Russia 8-0 in the final in Shiraz.
Olympic and world champion Jordan Burroughs was one of five Rio 2016-bound American wrestlers to compete at the seventh annual “United in the Square” competition in New York City’s Times Square today.
Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar has launched an appeal to the Delhi High Court in a bid to earn selection for the Indian wrestling team for Rio 2016, despite compatriot Narsingh Yadav having already secured the quota place in his category.