However, all types of wrestling games involve forcing an opponent to touch the ground or holding them in a particular position for maximum time periods.
UWW also hosts the flagship event known as Wrestling World Championships.
The representatives in the body are from each of the 174 national wrestling federation’s around the world.
The game made its debut in 1904 and only featured American athletes in the initial stages.
The first Olympic freestyle competition for women was held in Athens 2004.
United World Wrestling: It is the international governing body for amateur wrestling and wrestling at the Olympics.