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Olympics and London 2012

In the London 2012 Olympics, British Wrestling fielded its first athlete in since the 2004 Olympics, and the first ever Team GB female wrestler since the introduction of female wrestling to the Olympics, also in 2004. Wrestlers who sought a Team GB place for London 2012 outside of the International...

Home Nation Competitors - day by day

Day-by-day listing of events for Home Nations...

Breaking News GBR Wrestling Bronze at Europeans

After enforced absence from Wrestling, Olga pins two opponents at European Championships for Bronze...

World 12th Ranking for Yana

GBR Wrestler Yana Rattigan secures No. 12 Position in the end-2013 FILA World Rankings...

Silver and Bronze Medals at Commonwealth Championships

Silver for Olga Butkevych and Bronze for Fiona Robertson on the second day of Wrestling in Johannesburg...

Glasgow 2014 XX Commonwealth Games

The Home Nations of GBR select their own teams for participation in the Games       Wrestling will take place in the Scottish Exhibition Conference Centre (SECC) Precinct Hall 3 [West End] on 29, 30, 31 July 2014. (Competition Schedule)   Information on Results via News and...

2014 European Championships

The European Senior Championships Results can be found at: (link)   Olga Butkevych (GBR) won her first match 4-2 with a pin against Georgiana Narcisa Filip of Roumania [2011 European Championships Silver medallist]. She then went on to lose narrowly 14-15 against Hafize Sahin of Turkey, [2012...

World Championship 59kg Bronze Medal for Olga Butkevych

Olga Butkevych takes Bronze Medal in September 2012 World Championships at Edmonton, Canada, beating the current Olympic 55kg Bronze medalist on the way.  For more information see news item

GBR BRONZE AT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

Butkevych's 59kg world bronze makes GB wrestling history!

Female Wrestling Senior World Championships 2015

Olga Butkevych won 59kg Bronze medal at the World Female Championships in Edmonton yesterday. In her first round she beat the Russian, Ekaterina Melnikova, 0-1,2-2,2-1 In the quarter finals she beat Yuliya Ratkevich from Azerbaijan 0-1,1-0,5-1 In the semi finals Olga lost to the eventual winner...

First ever female

Olga Butkevych became the first ever female to represent Great Britain in the Olympics...

Games of the XXX Olympiad - London 2012

55kg Draw: Olga Butkevych had a bye in her first qualifying round (Link to bracket) Olga then wrestled Lissette Alexandra Antes Castillo of Ecuador in the 1/8 Finals.  This was a closely fought match, and it was lost over three rounds. A narrow defeat, but then the victor Antes Castillo went...

Ambitious Olga wants to do it for Britain!

One week to go - Olga Butkevych wrestles for Team GB on 9th August...

Olga's Bronze

Olga secures Bronze in run-up to Olympics...

Olga for Team GB

Olga Butkevych confirmed for Team GB...

Three medals at London Invitational

The GBR team won a Silver and two Bronzes at the London Test Event...

LONDON WRESTLING INTERNATIONAL INVITATIONAL

  55kgs - Krasimir Krastanov 'v' USA: Lost: 0-3; 0-1 (link) Repechage 'v' China: Won: 2-0; 3-2 (link) Bronze Krasimir wrestled 3-0 in the first round against a strong American, Escobedo, after getting caught in a throw. Krasimir was unlucky to lose a point in the last second of the second...

Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers Memorial Tournament

Congratulations to Yana Stadnick and Olga Butkevych on achieving Bronze medals at the Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers Memorial Tournament.   Freestyle 55kg Krasimir Krastanov (/25; Won 1, Lost 1) information 84kg Nathaneal Akerman (/32; Won 0, Lost 1) information 96kg Leon Rattigan (/24; Won...

Heydar Aliyev Memorial Golden Grand Prix, Azerbaijan

Freestyle 96kg Leon Rattigan (10/10; Won 0, Lost 2) Link to information Female Wrestling 48kg Yana Rattigan: Bronze (3/8; Won 1, Lost 1)  Link to information 51kg Anastasiia Buriatynska (8/14; Won 1, Lost 1) Link to information 59kg Olga Butkevych: Silver (2/9; Won 2, Lost 1) ...

Medals in Baku

Silver and Bronze for GBR at Golden Grand Prix

Full set of medals

Clean sweep of medals for GBR squad at Austrian Ladies Open...

English Juniors 2011

Report on English Juniors held at Alfreton...

Olga wins Bronze

Wrestling bronze for GB's Olga at Euro championships...

European Senior Championships, Dortmund

2011 European Championship 59kg Bronze Medal for Olga Butkevych   2 April 2011 GR 74kg Myroslav Dykun Rank 31/33 'v' Hungary Lost 2-0; 1-0 Video Hungary was in final Video with Azerbaijan, placing Myroslav in the repechage Myroslav Dykun repechage 'v' Armenia Lost 1-0; 1-0 Video 1st...

European Championships Updates

Latest update:- All Results

GBR Selections for European Championships

Days to go before the Europeans, these are the selections...

World Class Programme Triumph in International Weekend

Three Bronze medals in one weekend...

Golden Grand Prix, Krasnoyarsk and Cristo-Lutte, Creteil

 A great weekend for GBR athletes abroad In Krasnoyarsk the Golden Grand Prix took place in Krasnoyarsk where GBR took 2 bronze medals in the female 48K category - Yana Rattigan and in the 59K category - Olga Butkeyvch. The girls had 24 and 13 competitors in their weight groups. Over in France...