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11/09/2014

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 […]
11/09/2014

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 […]
11/09/2014

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 […]
09/09/2014

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 […]
08/09/2014

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.  […]
07/09/2014

United World Wrestling

United World Wrestling was endorsed as the name of Wrestling’s International Federation at Sunday’s United World Wrestling Congress in Uzbekistan’s capital Tashkent, where the World Wrestling […]
28/08/2014

New Board Members

Jatinder Rakhra, Chair of the Southern Region was elected  by the Nations & Regions Committee on Tuesday as their “Nominee 2” Board Director to represent the […]
15/08/2014

Regional Coach Job Advert & Talent Pathway update

Job advertisements for 2x Regional Coach Assistants (North and South) were posted, 8th August, on the British Wrestling website with a link sent to members on […]
13/08/2014

Interim Chair ratified by Board

Barry Pollin was last night unanimously ratified by the British Wrestling Association Board to take the role of interim Chair, for a limited period whilst a […]
02/08/2014

XX Commonwealth Games round-up

The Commonwealth Games Wrestling Competition ended on a high on 31st July 2014, as Dave Sudron, Britain’s Olympic Level Referee was given the honour of refereeing […]
01/08/2014

Glasgow 2014 Westling Day 3 Round-Up

Medal hopes of Scotland and England were realised by Louisa Porogovska (né Salmon) and Alex Gladkov who triumphed in their Bronze medal matches. Louisa (55kg) first […]
31/07/2014

2 Bronze Medal Day 2 at Glasgow 2014

Day 2 started with high hopes and ended for the Home Nations with 2x Bronze medals.  Congratulations to Leon Rattigan and Viorel Etko. Leon got through […]