MEDIA ALERT: Wrestling Press Conference Scheduled for 4pm at Papp László SportArena
Saturday, October 20, 2018 - 09:29 By Tim Foley
BUDAPEST (October 20) -- United World Wrestling will host the kickoff press conference for the 2018 Wrestling World Championships Saturday afternoon in the media center of the Papp Laszlo SportArena. The press conference will start immediately following the 3:45pm draw for the 57kg, 65kg, 79kg and 92kg weight categories.
Attendees will include United World Wrestling president Nenad LALOVIC, Hungary National Wrestling Federation president Peter BACSA, and 2013 world champion wrestler Marianna SASTIN (HUN) -- who will be competing this week at 62kg in women’s wrestling.
Nenad LALOVIC (SRB)
United World Wrestling president
IOC Executive Board Member
Peter BACSA (HUN)
Bureau Member, United World Wrestling
President, Hungary National Wrestling Federation
Marianna SASTIN (HUN)
Women’s Wrestling, Hungary
2013 World Champion
Sastin, who won the 2013 world championships in Budapest, gave birth to her son Oliver in February. She will be competing at the 62kg weight category Wednesday, October 24 and Thursday, October 25 // STORY