#BuchaWrestU23  

Bullen Gets Revenge to Win U23 World Championship

Grace BULLEN (NOR) stunned 2018 Senior World champion Ningning RONG (CHN) in the final seconds of the 59 kg gold match of the 2018 U23 World Championships in Bucharest, Romania. Read more

WORLD RANKINGS

2

Suleyman ATLI

Turkey

74
3

Thomas Patrick GILMAN

United States

73
4

Reineri ANDREU ORTEGA

Cuba

61
5

Giorgi EDISHERASHVILI

Azerbaijan

61
6

Nurislam (Artas) SANAYEV (SANAA)

Kazakhstan

47
7

Josh FAILAUGA

American Samoa

45
8

Yuki TAKAHASHI

Japan

42
9

Armen ARAKELIAN

Ukraine

35
10

Uladzislau ANDREYEU

Belarus

33
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11

Tsogbadrakh TSEVEENSUREN

Mongolia

32
12

Givi DAVIDOVI

Italy

31
13

Khuresh ool DONDUK OOL

Russia

30
14

Sandeep TOMAR

India

29
15

Kumsong KANG

DPR Korea

26
16

Makhmudjon SHAVKATOV

Uzbekistan

24
17

Oscar Eduardo TIGREROS URBANO

Colombia

22
18

Zhandos ISMAILOV

Kazakhstan

22
19

Toshihiro HASEGAWA

Japan

22
20

Stevan Andria MICIC

Serbia

22

#BuchaWrestU23  

China and Japan Each Advance Four Women to #BuchaWrestU23 Semifinals

The first batch of women’s freestyle semifinals are set for the 2018 U23 World Championships in Bucharest, Romania, highlighted by four wrestlers from China and four from Japan. Read more

Iran League  

Gadzhimagomedov, Karimi, Kurbanaliev Give Iran FS League Title to Bimeh

GORGAN CITY, Iran - Using Russian and Iranian stars, Bimeh Razi Babol captured the 2018 I Read more

Iranian Coach at Japan Kids Club Builds Bridge Between Two Nations

Next year will mark the 90th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between Japan and Iran, with a number of cultural events planned to further deepen the relationship between the two Read more

Development  

United World Wrestling Joins World Taekwondo in Worldwide Peace Initiative

United World Wrestling has joined with World Taekwondo and the Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation (THF) to sign a landmark Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to promote humanitarian, peac Read more

#BudaWrestle2018  

Surkov Dominates Stefanek to Win Gold, Basar Repeats

Artem SURKOV (RUS) capped off a strong year by winning his first Greco-Roman world title with dominating victory over Olympic champion Davor STEFANEK (SRB) on Saturday at the World Championships

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