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Asian Wrestling Championships

Asian Wrestling Championships is the Wrestling Asian Championship organized by the Asian Associated Wrestling Committee (AAWC).

The men's tournament began in 1979 and The women's tournament was first staged in 1996, and it has been held every year.[1]

CompetitionsEdit

Year Dates City and host country Champion
Men's freestyle Men's Greco-Roman Women's freestyle
1979 8–11 November   Jalandhar, India   Iran
1981 1–4 December   Lahore, Pakistan   Iran
1983 8–11 November   Tehran, Iran   Iran   Iran
1987 13–17 October   Mumbai, India   Iran   Japan
1988 12–16 December   Islamabad, Pakistan   Iran
1989 30 June – 2 July   Oarai, Japan   Iran   South Korea
1991 17–19 April   New Delhi, India   Iran
16–18 May   Tehran, Iran   South Korea
1992 7–10 April   Tehran, Iran   Iran   South Korea
1993 16–18 April   Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia   Iran
23–25 April   Hiroshima, Japan   South Korea
1995 27 June – 3 July   Manila, Philippines   Iran   Kazakhstan
1996 4–10 April   Xiaoshan, China   Iran   South Korea   Japan
1997 12–18 April   Tehran, Iran   Iran   South Korea
20–21 July   Taipei, Taiwan   Japan
1999 25–30 May   Tashkent, Uzbekistan   Uzbekistan   Uzbekistan   Japan
2000 27–28 April   Guilin, China   Uzbekistan
5–7 May   Seoul, South Korea   South Korea   Japan
2001 5–10 June   Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia   Iran   Iran   China
2003 5–8 June   New Delhi, India   Iran   Iran   Japan
2004 16–18 April   Tehran, Iran   Iran
5–9 May   Almaty, Kazakhstan   Kazakhstan
20–22 May   Tokyo, Japan   Japan
2005 24–29 May   Wuhan, China   Iran   South Korea   Japan
2006 4–9 April   Almaty, Kazakhstan   Iran   Kazakhstan   Japan
2007 8–13 May   Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan   Iran   Iran   China
2008 18–23 March   Jeju City, South Korea   Japan   Iran   Japan
2009 2–7 May   Pattaya, Thailand   Iran   Iran   China
2010 12–16 May   New Delhi, India   Iran   South Korea   China
2011 19–22 May   Tashkent, Uzbekistan   Uzbekistan   Iran   Japan
2012 16–19 February   Gumi, South Korea   Iran   Iran   China
2013 18–22 April   New Delhi, India   India   South Korea   China
2014 23–27 April   Astana, Kazakhstan   Iran   Kazakhstan   Japan
2015 6–10 May   Doha, Qatar   Iran   Iran   Japan
2016 February 17–21   Bangkok, Thailand   Iran   Iran   China
2017 10–14 May   New Delhi, India   Iran   Iran   Japan
2018 28 February – 4 March   Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan   Uzbekistan   Kazakhstan   China
2019 23–28 April   Xi'an, China   Iran   Iran   Japan

Team titlesEdit

Country FS GR FW Total
  Iran 26 12 0 38
  Japan 1 1 14 16
  South Korea 0 10 0 10
  China 0 0 8 8
  Kazakhstan 0 5 0 5
  Uzbekistan 4 1 0 5
  India 1 0 0 1

All-time medal tableEdit

All-time medal count, as of the 2019 Asian Wrestling Championships.

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Iran19879108385
2  Japan117107128352
3  South Korea8270115267
4  China6568118251
5  Kazakhstan6469117250
6  Uzbekistan434468155
7  North Korea353635106
8  Mongolia256795187
9  Kyrgyzstan203261113
10  India136196170
11  Syria4228
12  Chinese Taipei1131731
13  Pakistan19818
14  Tajikistan151117
15  Iraq121013
16  Turkmenistan1258
17  Bahrain1012
  United States (Guest)1001
18  Vietnam051217
19  Thailand0202
20  Jordan0145
21  Qatar0101
22  Philippines0022
Totals (22 nations)67367510132361

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Kazakh Wrestler Wins Gold at Asian Wrestling Championships". Astana Times. 3 May 2014. Archived from the original on 18 May 2015. Retrieved 10 May 2015.

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