No trials for the World Cup, India likely to send the Asian Championship 2020 team

The Wrestling Federation of India (WFI), considering the current situation, has decided to cancel the trials for the Individual World scheduled from December 12 to 18 in Belgrade, Serbia. Instead, it is likely to send the same contingent as of the Asian Championship 2020. “We have decided that there will be no trials for the world cup. The wrestlers who participated at the Asian Championship will be sent to Serbia. But it is a tentative list,” Vinod Tomar, WFI Assistant Secretary said. “If any wrestler pulls out for varied reasons, we have backup ready too”.

United World Wrestling (UWW) had substituted the world championship with the world cup after failing to fulfil the criteria it had set in June during an executive meeting.

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