Bolton Sport and Active Living Awards

Tony Morris scooped the award for Unsung Hero at The Bolton Council Sport and Active Living Awards. The awards celebrate the dedication and commitment of all […]

Regional Coach Assistant appointed

Michael Grundy was yesterday appointed in the role of Regional Coach Assistant for the Northern Region. An interview panel consisting of Tony Melling (Chair of the […]

Girl-Power on the Board

Within four weeks of each other, The United World Wrestling Bureau has ratified its first female Vice-President and the British Wrestling Association has its first voting […]

2014 World Wrestling Championships Day 5

RESULTS 63kg – Female Wrestling GOLD: Elena Sergey PIROZHKOVA (USA) v. Yuliya TKACH (UKR) BRONZE: Monika Ewa MICHALIK (POL) v. Anastasija GRIGORJEVA (LAT) BRONZE: Henna Katarina […]

2014 World Wrestling Championships Day 3

Day 3, Women’s Freestyle… There were 32 competitors in GBR’s Yana Rattigan’s 48k weight category but the computer chose to draw her against her sister-in-law, Mariya […]

2014 World Wrestling Championships Day 4

By William May The weights may be new, but the story is the same. As they have for most of the past decade, Saori YOSHIDA (JPN) and […]

Kaori Icho: Pursuing Her Own Perfection

With thanks to UWW’s Tim Foley… When Kaori Icho won her ninth world championship Thursday night in Tashkent absent were the backflips, tears and group hugs […]

2014 World Wrestling Championships Day 2

Russia went a perfect 3-0 in the last three final matches of Tuesday night in Tashkent to secure the freestyle team title with 62 points.  Russia […]

2014 World Wrestling Championships Day 1

Fresh from her Silver medal for England in the Commonwealth Games, Yana Rattigan is GBR’s entry in the Senior World Championships currently being held in Tashkent.  […]