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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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Japan’s Otoguro stuns Indian favourite Punia to become youngest world champion
23 Oct 2018

Budapest, Hungary, October 23, 2018: Japan’s Takuto Otoguro became the youngest wrestling world champion when he stunned favourite Bajrang Punia of India in the final of the men’s 65kg category at the World Championships.....

Zhang elected to UWW bureau
22 Oct 2018

Budapest, Hungary, October 22, 2018: The United World Wresting Bureau and Congress held meetings and elections ahead of the 2018 Wrestling World Championships in Budapest, covering a range of important topics, inclu.....

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