India to host Junior Asian Wrestling C’ship next year

United World Wrestling announced the list of host cities for tournaments to be held in 2018 on Saturday.

New Delhi hosted the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship in May this year. Photo: Shiv Kumar Pushpakar

India will host the Junior Asian Wrestling Championship next year after the United World Wrestling on Saturday announced the finalised list of host cities and dates for 2018. The event will be held from July 19-22 in New Delhi and would be the second big event in the country following the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship earlier this year.

The Senior Asian meet would be held in Bishkek (Kazakhstan) while the Cadet competition would be hosted by Tashkent (Uzbekistan).