Wrestlers are the sportsperson involved in the combat sport, which involves grappling type techniques such as clinch fighting, throws and takedowns, joint locks, pins and other grappling holds. Wrestling bout is a physical competition, between two competitors or sparring partners, who attempt to gain and maintain a superior position. Here are some famous wrestlers who have contributed their bit in the game of wrestling:
While this game is majorly based on physical strength, but flexibility & mind games also play large into this game at the ring. Wrestling is one of the oldest form of combat and has been an event at every modern Olympic Games since 1904. Wrestlers should remain fit and fine with proper diet to maintain their physique & strength. Their tactics to deal with stronger opponents also comes handy, for which high reflex is something which is required.
Wrestlers are also seen as body-builders by many of their fan & they all strive hard to get a fit physique like a Wrestler. With the introduction of WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) professional wrestling has been taken to a new level altogether, with matches playing in television sets during the primetime slots. WWE has gained popularity among kids also, each having their own wrestling stars whom they follow ardently.