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Wrestling

Wrestling is the act of physical interaction using strength between two people.

Each person attempts to gain an advantage over, or control of, the other.

Physical techniques used in wrestling are clinching, holding and locking. Wrestlers try and Avoid techniques likely to cause injury.

Many styles of wrestling are known all over the world and have long histories.

Wrestling has been made into various forms used for both sport and entertainment purposes.

Wrestling was first incorporated into the Asian Games in 1954.

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NEWS

Asian wrestlers finish runners-up in annual awards
31 Dec 2019

Corsier-sur-Vevey, Switzerland, December 31, 2019: Two Asian athletes have finished in the top three wrestlers of their respective categories in United World Wrestling’s Wrestler of the Year Awards.

World champion Sh.....

Iran’s Rahmani powers to beach wrestling gold at Doha
16 Oct 2019

Doha, Qatar, October 15, 2019: Iran joined the gold medal club at the first ANOC World Beach Games in Doha, Qatar on Tuesday evening. The gold medal came in beach wrestling from Pouya Rahmani in the men’s +90kg categ.....

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