Bronze medalist of Rio 2016 in women’s wrestling Fransson is disqualified for 4 years for doping

The world champion in wrestling from Sweden Jenny Fransson is disqualified for 4 years for violation of anti-doping rules. Fransson tested positive for the anabolic steroid methyltestosterone. The 32-year-old athlete has been suspended since January 28, 2020. Thus, she will be able to return to the sport after January 27, 2024. It is reported that […]

Freestyle wrestling

Unlike other martial arts, where the victory is awarded after a knockout, freestyle wrestling is a competition between two athletes conducting certain actions (grabs and throws, turns and tripping, sweeps and other technical techniques) with the sole purpose – to attach both the opponent’s shoulder blades to the carpet, thereby achieving victory. HistoryGreco-Roman wrestling is […]