wrestling

Daughter of Israelis makes US wrestling history with gold medal win

She said her “ultimate goals are to be a multiple-time world champion and an Olympic champion. There is so much more to do.”

Iran wrestler accused of boycott against Israeli wrestler by overeating

‘Olympic Committee and Wrestling Federation turned a blind eye’ to Iran bias against Israel, Sardar Pashaei, the former head of Iran's national Greco-Roman wrestling told the Post.

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Iran wrestling champions praises Adolf Hitler

Iranian-Norwegian journalist: "Iranian Government has made Jew hate so normal that there is no limit to how far one can go!"

Wrestling in Israel: A look at local pro wrestling scene and its history

Though its fan base is far smaller than in other countries, pro wrestling still holds a place in Israel with a small but passionate fan base - and with a surprising history in the country.

25/06/2022

Purim Shpiel: Government falls, next PM to be chosen in battle royale

The following is a satirical article from The Jerusalem Post's annual parodic Purim page, The Jerusalem Roast. Enjoy!

By GRILL HOPMAN
16/03/2022

Past Holocaust comments surface, Brian Kendrick pulled from AEW debut

Kendrick, who has been a known name in wrestling circles since 1999, has since apologized for the comments. 

US bans ‘Death to America' Iranian regime wrestler from match in Texas - report

Wrestler Alireza Dabir was denied a visa for entry into the US.

Vigil held for Navid Afkari, a wrestler killed by the Iranian regime, in Toronto, Canada

Fears for disappeared Iranian wrestler who supported Navid Afkari

"Several Iranian security agents went to the wrestling club and asked for him."

WWE drops trademark for Gunther Stark, a known Nazi

WWE repacked WALTER with the name Gunther, no last name added, when he debuted for NXT 2.0. However, it seems there were plans to name him Gunther Stark, who was a known Nazi.

21/01/2022

After 'Death to America' chant, Iranian athletes want to cancel wrestling match

An organization of world-class Iranian athletes is urging USA Wrestling to cancel a February match with Iran's squad after "Death to America" chants.

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