United World Wrestling to Live Stream Every Match from 2015 World Championships

LAS VEGAS (September 3) — As part of a growing initiative to provide wrestling fans around the world unlimited access to the sport, United World Wrestling will deliver a high-definition live stream of every match from the 2015 Wrestling World Championships in Las Vegas. In addition to carrying all four mats live, United World Wrestling’s event […]

2015 Junior World Championships – Brazil

 Five of our top Juniors will be participating at the Wold Championships in Brazil this week. Our campaign starts off with KleinJan Combrinck wrestling in the 55-60kg Greco Roman division on the 11th of August. Patricia Theledi will wrestle on the 13th of August in the 44-48kg Woman’s division. Lucius van Rensburg (Cadet Word Championships […]

SA Team to Compete in Spain

A group of Senior and Junior wrestlers are off to Spain to compete in the XV "Gran Premio de España". The Championship will be broadcast via live streaming – click on the below to view our wrestlers in action. MAT 1 MAT 2 MAT 3 MAT 4 With almost 400 GR, FS and FW entries this […]

SA Wrestlers bring back a bag of Medals from Continental Championships

The South African Wrestling Federation sent a Cadet, Junior and Senior team to Alexandria, Egypt, to participate in the continental championships hosted by the Egyptian Wrestling Federation. Wrestling in Egypt is always a difficult task, with sixteen countries from all over Africa participating with every country sending their very best to qualify for the All […]

Charles Villet apointed Neutral Referee – 11th All African Games

Officiating in South Africa is no easy task let alone on the world stage but with hard work, dedication and sacrifice Charles Villet has been ranked amongst the top 40 Category IS referees in the world by United World Wrestling. Having made the grade to IS Charles’ accolades have included many firsts…..first Olympic Category Referee […]

United World Wrestling Modifies Greco-Roman Rules, Reinstates the Five-Point Throw

CORSIER-SUR-VEVEY, Switzerland (April 30) – United World Wrestling has announced several rule modifications for Greco-Roman wrestling. The decision to implement the reforms comes after several months of testing at the international level. The changes will take effect immediately. The recent rule revisions are highlighted by increased penalties for illegal actions, clarifications on awarding of points […]


Anything is possible if you put your mind to it – Johannes Witbooi This is Johannes’s motto in life. He believes in making the best out of every situation even through hardship, and he has already been tested on countless occasions throughout his young life. He does not give up easily. His journey has been […]

Welcome to Durban 2022

With its world-class facilities, beautiful sunshine and surf, and outstanding accommodation and venues Durban is the ideal city to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games. The bid is a fully integrated part of Durban’s strategic intention to build the profile of the city as a world-class sports destination and to generate significant economic benefits for the region. 2022 is a […]

Queen Of The Ring

"Mpho Madi faced many battles as a child but her fighting spirit has ensured she's become one of our top woman sporting heroes with an eye on the Olympics." Two page article in today's Drum Magazine, read the full article…   Queen of the ring  

Call for The Inaugural Ubuntu Awards

  The Inaugural Ubuntu Awards  “Forging smart partnerships through Diplomacy” In order to recognise South African industry leaders and eminent persons for their contribution to promoting South Africa’s national interests and values across the world, the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) will be launching the Inaugural Ubuntu Awards at the Cape Town International […]