Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan has been revealed as the host city for the Asian Olympic Wrestling Qualifiers, with the event moved from Xi'an in China due to the outbreak of coronavirus.
Hosts India enjoyed a day to remember as they won three women's gold medals at the Asian Wrestling Championships in New Delhi.
Three wrestlers, two of whom won medals, failed anti-doping tests at the 2019 Wrestling World Championships in Nur-Sultan in Kazakhstan, United World Wrestling (UUW) has said.
Iran won a hat-trick of titles as Greco-Roman action concluded at the Asian Wrestling Championships in New Delhi.
Kumar Sunil claimed India’s first Greco-Roman title at the Asian Wrestling Championships since 1993 on the first day of competition in New Delhi.
World champions Kenichiro Fumita, Risako Kawai and Aisuluu Tynybekova headline entries for the Asian Wrestling Championships in New Delhi, although the field is shorn of Chinese wrestlers due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Chamizo wins battle of the champions as Russia take two golds on final day of European Wrestling Championships
In a battle of two world champions, Frank Chamizo got the better of Magomedrasul Gazimagomedov on the final day of the European Wrestling Championships in Rome.
Russia won three of the five gold medals on offer on the penultimate day of competition at the European Wrestling Championships in Rome.
Bulgaria's Mimi Hristova beat defending champion Elis Manolova of Azerbaijan in the 65 kilograms final as women's competition came to an end at the European Wrestling Championships in Rome.
Russia's Ekaterina Bukina ended Turkey's Yasemin Adar's long unbeaten run at the European Wrestling Championships to win the 76 kilograms title on the first day of women's finals in Rome.
Armenia won two of the five gold medals on offer as Greco-Roman action concluded today at the European Wrestling Championships in Rome.
Eighteen-year-old Bulgarian wrestler Edmond Armen Nazaryan took a surprise European title in the Greco-Roman 55kg category on day two of the European Wrestling Championships in Rome in Italy.
Five Greco-Roman finals were set up on day one of the European Wrestling Championships in Rome after hotly contested semi-final bouts in five of the 10 weight categories.
Abdelhak Kherbache triumphed in front of a home crowd as senior men’s freestyle wrestling competition took place on the final day of the African Wrestling Championships in Algiers.
Sixteen wrestlers are set to return to defend their European Wrestling Championship titles, with competition getting under way tomorrow in the Italian capital of Rome.