A blow for women’s sport

Sport, irrespective of how rooted it can be in tradition, can by no means be completely covered from the claws of capitalism and commercialisation. We have been reminded of this remaining month when the International Olympic Committee (IOC) elected to drop Greco-Roman and freestyle wrestling from the 2020 Olympics regardless of wrestling’s tie to the historic Olympics and having been in every contemporary Olympic Games except 1900. As wrestling appears to go out the Olympic level, a number of excessive sports will bid to take its place, consisting of wakeboarding, curler sports activities, and recreation hiking. Whatever recreation replaces wrestling, the IOC hopes it's going to boom price tag sales, television ratings and ultimately make the Olympics a extra sales producing entit Read More