Wrestling is a combat sport involving grappling-type techniques such as clinch fighting, throws and takedowns, joint locks, pins and other grappling holds.


Sayyed Mohammad Al-Musawi, Sayyed Mohammad al-Musawi is originally from Iraq and heads up the World Ahlul Bayt Islamic League in London. Other than being involved in various humanitarian projects, he frequently responds to... Answered 2 years ago

Heavy boxing and pro wrestling can be dangerous sports which can cause considerable harm to the person or others. Islam does not allow causing harm to self or others.



Abbas Di Palma, Shaykh Abbas Di Palma holds a BA and an MA degree in Islamic Studies, and certifications from the Language Institute of Damascus University. He has also studied traditional Islamic sciences in... Answered 3 years ago

According to some reports the Prophet practiced wrestling and some of his companions. This, of course, as a private training and not in the form of show or competition as we see commonly nowadays.

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