Wrestling

Ancient wrestling offers a future for some in modern India

Dec 12, 2017

Like many traditions in rapidly modernizing India, kushti wrestling faces the threat of being left behind

CAS dismisses doping appeals for Taimazov, Chernova

Dec 4, 2017

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has dismissed appeals by wrestling gold medalist Artur Taimazov and heptathlete Tatyana Chernova against disqualification from the 2008 Olympics for doping

Holloway beats Aldo again, keeps UFC featherweight belt

Dec 3, 2017

Max Holloway defended his UFC featherweight title by beating Jose Aldo in a rematch, winning his 12th straight fight with a TKO late in the third round

Wrestling inquiry: Did Iranian lose match to avoid Israeli?

Dec 1, 2017

Wrestling federation investigating whether Iranian threw match to avoid facing Israeli

Sumo wrestler Harumafuji retires over assault allegations

Nov 29, 2017

Mongolian grand champion Harumafuji announced his retirement from sumo on Wednesday, taking responsibility for allegations he assaulted a lower-ranked wrestler and tarnished the image of Japan's national sport

Iranian wrestler says managers told him to throw match

Nov 28, 2017

Report: Iranian wrestler intentionally loses to Russian competitor to avoid facing Israeli in following round

Mongolian sumo wrestlers defend grand champion Harumafuji

Nov 16, 2017

Two Mongolian sumo wrestlers have come to the defense of compatriot Harumafuji who was recently accused of hitting a fellow wrestler in the head with a beer bottle

Sumo champ investigated over alleged assault

Nov 14, 2017

Japanese sumo officials are investigating allegations that sumo grand champion Harumafuji assaulted a lower-ranked wrestler, causing serious head injuries

Cleaning up 'Methadone Mile' and other drug havens

Oct 5, 2017

U.S. cities are wrestling with chronically drug-infested areas that have only worsened as cheaper heroin and more potent opioids have flooded in

NY village takes the choking out of its official seal

Sep 27, 2017

An upstate New York village that drew widespread scrutiny last year for an official seal that appeared to depict a white settler throttling a Native American has come out with a new design that takes the hands away from the throat

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