Senior Wrestling World Championships is an internationally annual wrestling tournament organized by United World Wrestling (UWW). This is the first time Kazakhstan have become a host team for this 2019 tournament. This upcoming championships promise to bring an excellent event for our athletes, coaches and fans.
As fixed plan, 2019 world wrestling championship will be held on from September 14th to 22nd. It is considered as the first qualifying meet for the 2020 Olympic Summer Games in Tokyo. According the rule of UWW, the top six players in each Olympic weight category will have the right to represent an Olympic qualification for their country.
The final match will be held in Daulet Arena, Astana. Estimated that there are 2,500 sets for spectators. Tickets have been sold in early January with hot trend. Format of 2019 championship has been a little difference from previous edition. Estimated that this is the 15th version of its kind since 2003. In 2019, the organizers separate into three different wrestling tournaments. It consists of the men’s Greco-Roman wrestling tournament, the men’s freestyle wrestling tournament and the women’s freestyle championships. With more improvement in quality of each tournament, they hope 2019 competition will reach success and good result as expectation.
About Kazakhstan side, they believe that this event will be a huge landmark for their country, including in economy development and national image introduction to people in the world. So they are trying the best to prepare infrastructure and database for the upcoming championship in Sep.
Actually, this is the first time Kazakhstan host the World Wrestling Championships, this country have much experience in hosting major sporting competitions. Can list some famous competitions like: VII Winter Asian Games in 2011, the Asian Wrestling Championships in 2014 or the Grappling World Cup in 2018 which is the nearest event.