picture of 2021 Senior World Championships

Completed, Oct 3-10
 

The 2021 UWW Senior World Championships will take place in Oslo, Norway and feature the best wrestlers on the planet in men's freestyle, women's freestyle and Greco Roman wrestling.

  1. How Every Olympic Medalist Performed At Worlds And What It Means

    How Every Olympic Medalist Performed At Worlds And What It Means

    Oct 13, 2021

    With the 2021 World Championships occurring 8 weeks after the Tokyo Olympics, not every Olympic medalist was going to compete in Oslo. Some people went as far as to say there should be an asterisk next to this year's World medals with the lack of top competition. I wouldn't go that far, but some of the numbers may surprise you.
  2. The Pulse: 20 Interesting Facts And Figures Coming Out Of Oslo

    The Pulse: 20 Interesting Facts And Figures Coming Out Of Oslo

    Oct 11, 2021

    The Pulse with Andy Hamilton is a look at the hot topics and interesting angles in wrestling. This week’s edition looks back at some of the interesting facts and figures coming out of the World Championships in Oslo.
  3. U.S. Women Shine in Oslo

    U.S. Women Shine in Oslo

    Oct 11, 2021

    The USA women’s freestyle squad turned in another historic performance at the World Championships in Oslo, taking second to Japan in the team race while matching an American women’s record with seven medalists, including champions Adeline Gray and Helen Maroulis.
  4. 2021 MFS World Medalist Heat Maps & Transfer Breakdown

    2021 MFS World Medalist Heat Maps & Transfer Breakdown

    Oct 9, 2021

    It doesn't take a particularly smart person to realize if you want to find where the best wrestlers in the world come from, take a look at the medalists' hometowns. Finding hometown and/or birthplace of some international wrestlers can be quite the chore, and there may be some inaccuracies. We'll post the full list in a table below and welcome any corrections. First, let's take a look at the official medal count from Oslo.
  5. World Championships Match Notes: Day 8

    World Championships Match Notes: Day 8

    Oct 9, 2021

    Our final full day of Greco-Roman wrestling is here in Oslo! Sam Jones, Peyton Omania and Alan Vera will get things going this morning at 63, 67 & 87kg respectively. We'll also see G'Angelo Hancock wrestle for a bronze medal in the afternoon at 97 kilos.
  6. World Championships Match Notes: Day 7

    World Championships Match Notes: Day 7

    Oct 8, 2021

    CP didn't like how I ushered in the Greco portion of the tournament in yesterday's live blog but to me, it was a very good sentence, and I'm excited to see more bodies being hucked and domes dropped upon. It's a full day of Greco today in Oslo, Norway!
  7. World Championships Match Notes: Day 6

    World Championships Match Notes: Day 6

    Oct 7, 2021

    Let's start hucking bodies, tuckus over tea kettle! It's Greco time in Norway!
  8. World Championships Match Notes: Day 5

    World Championships Match Notes: Day 5

    Oct 6, 2021

    As the late, great Bon Jovi once said, we're half way there.
  9. Eclectic American Greco Group Ready To Hit Mat In Oslo

    Eclectic American Greco Group Ready To Hit Mat In Oslo

    Oct 6, 2021

    The draws for the 2021 Greco-Roman World Championships will be released sometime on Wednesday. Those who pay attention to bracket placement and early-round match-ups will ponder the possibilities. They will imagine perceived routes to medal chances, talk ‘em over, and then wait in great anticipation for the tournament to actually begin.
  10. Russia Edges United States In Team Race

    Russia Edges United States In Team Race

    Oct 5, 2021

    The final day of men’s freestyle at the senior world championships in Oslo, Norway is complete. The team race was historic between Russia, Iran, and the United States. Check out how it concluded.