FISU cancels 2020 world university championships in wrestling

The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has cancelled the World University Championships in four remaining sports including wrestling due to Covid-19. The other sports are weightlifting, karate and badminton. This means there will be no World University Championships this year. FISU has also confirmed none of the 2020 World University Championships which have been called off will be rearranged for next year owing to the “tight international sports calendar in 2021”.

Gangjin in South Korea had been set to host the World University Weightlifting Championships from October 20 to 24. The wrestling competitio...Read more