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.  […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]