#Sports

GWA opens Gambia’s wrestling season

Oct 8, 2021, 12:46 PM | Article By: Arfang M.S. Camara

The Gambia Wrestling Association (GWA) has announced the officially opening the 2021-2022 wrestling season effective Wednesday 6 October 2021.

“The Gambia Wrestling Association informs all Stakeholders that the 2021-2022 Wrestling Season is declared open effective today, Wednesday 6 October, 2021,” said the association in a press release. 

In this vein, clubs (wrestlers, managers, coaches and promoters) can renew their licences through the Gambia Wrestling Association GTBank Account.

Meanwhile, the Wrestling Association said club forms can be collected at the GWA office, noting that clubs must collect, fill and return their forms before being recognised as existing clubs.

Furthermore, wrestlers must also provide a medical certificates showing they are fit to practice the sport before they are issued a licence.

GWA revealed that the club licence is pegged at D1000; manager’s at D3000; coach’s at D3000; promoter’s (boxing at D5000 and freestyle at D2, 5000) respectively.

According to the association, payments for the licences should be done through the association’s account number.

The Gambia Wrestling Association under the leadership of Serign Modou Cham assured stakeholders of its continued commitment and dedication to the betterment of the sport, while wishing everyone a successful 2021-2022 Wrestling Season.

Read Other Articles In Sports
B.K Milan
B.K. Milan’s Modou Sillah solicits support to start treatment in Turkey
Jan 6, 2021, 12:56 PM

 B.K. Milan player, Modou Sillah who arrived in Turkey over the weekend has called for urgent support from government, private sector, philanthropists, donors, NGOs, companies and individuals to start his treatment in Istanbul.

Alieu Fadera
Alieu Fadera scores fourth league goal for FK Pohronie
Dec 7, 2020, 2:57 PM

Gambian midfielder, Alieu Fadera scored his fourth league goal of the season for his Slovak side FK Pohronie during their 2-2 draw against Ruzomberok in their week-sixteen fixtures of the Slovak Super Liga (First Division) played at the Futbalový štadión Žiarnad Hronom on Saturday.

Alassana Jatta v2
Alassana Jatta scores stupendous goal in Viborg win against Skive
Sep 22, 2020, 12:42 PM

Gambian striker, Alassana Jatta assisted and scored a stupendous goal in Viborg FF’s 3-1 home win over Skive IK in the week-three fixtures of the Danish 1st Division league on Saturday, Denish League Livescore revealed.

PSV Wellingara
PSV Wellingara, Falcons close gap on Jam City in 2nd Division League
Mar 15, 2021, 1:44 PM

PSV Wellingara and Falcons last Thursday closed the gap on 2020-2021 Gambia Football Federation (GFF) Division Two League leaders Jam City to just three points after winning their week-nine matches.