Wiese swaps gloves for ring

2014-11-16 16:00

Ex-Germany goalkeeper Tim Wiese is set for a career in professional wrestling after making an appearance in the ring at a WWE event.

Top five finish for Team SA?

2014-06-11 18:00

SASCOC has set Team SA a target of finishing among the top-five nations at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Wrestling champ dies in crash

2013-12-29 17:01

Russian freestyle wrestler Besik Kudukhov has died at the age of 27 following a car accident, the domestic federation has said.

The Rock returning to the ring?

2013-08-02 20:30

If Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson never steps back into the ring for a professional wrestling match, he won't have a problem staying retired, even though his last bout was a loss to nemesis John Cena.

CT fan attacks WWE star

2013-07-31 11:06

WWE wrestling star Randy Orton was attacked by a fan who entered the ring during an event at Grand West in Cape Town.

Dwayne Johnson: Swollen penis was fun

2013-05-21 21:34

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson experienced swelling around his penis after recently having surgery and has described the sensation as "sexy times".

WWE wrestles for Sandy Relief

2013-03-25 16:50

World Wrestling Entertainment is joining with various celebrities, politicians and athletes to launch Superstars for Sandy Relief.

Wrestling joins Euro Games

2013-03-12 20:38

Wrestling has officially became part of the inaugural 2015 European Games despite being axed from the 2020 Olympic Games.

Wrestling considers new attire

2013-03-09 08:52

Wrestling, set to be dropped from the Olympic Games, hopes a wardrobe change will wow those set to rule on the sport's fate.

WWE's Paul Bearer dies

2013-03-06 12:21

The WWE has announced that The Undertaker's former manager, Paul Bearer, real name William Moody, has passed away.


SASCOC lobbies for 2022 bid

2014-07-31 14:28

SASCOC have said it was making strides in petitioning for support in the country's bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

WWE star's death 'natural'

2014-04-15 16:33

An Arizona coroner's officer has said that James Hellwig, known to many as WWE's Ultimate Warrior, died of natural causes.

Wrestling back in Olympics

2013-09-08 18:06

Wrestling has been reinstated into the Olympic programme for the 2020 and 2024 Games, beating baseball/softball and squash.

I don't like Orton - attacker

2013-08-01 10:37

The fan who attacked WWE star Randy Orton at an event in Cape Town says he just doesn't like the wrestler.

Wrestling voted onto shortlist

2013-05-29 21:02

The Executive Board of the IOC has included wrestling in a shortlist of three to be voted on by the wider membership.

Triple H suffers dry ice burns

2013-04-11 10:00

WWE superstar Triple H has suffered some pretty ugly dry-ice burns during his introduction at WrestleMania XXIX.

Putin: Don't drop Wrestling!

2013-03-13 19:06

Russian President Vladimir Putin has put his weight behind wrestling's bid to remain in the Olympic programme.

Wrestling 'battling for its life'

2013-03-12 18:25

Wrestling can regain its place as a core Olympic sport for the 2020 Games, the sport's interim president, Nenad Lalovic, says.

Wrestling fights for Games spot

2013-03-07 21:51

The head of wrestling's world body has met with IOC President Jacques Rogge, promising to fight to retain the sport's Olympic status.

Wrestling out to rebuild image

2013-02-27 22:04

Fighting to retain wrestling's Olympic status, the sport's governing body plans to meet in Turkey within weeks to elect a president.

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