2022 Commonwealth Games

UPDATED 28/12/2021

Please see here for the amended wrestling nomination criteria for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Several changes have been made to the nomination criteria, it is important that all athletes and coaches are aware of the changes that have been made.

Please note that there are several mandatory events that athletes need to attend, starting in February.

If you have any questions, please contact admin@wrestling.com.au


Wrestling Australia

The 2022 Commonwealth Games, officially known as the XXII Commonwealth Games and commonly known as Birmingham 2022, is an international multi-sport event for members of the Commonwealth that is scheduled to be held in Birmingham, England.

The freestyle Wrestling event will take place at Coventry Stadium & Indoor Arena on the 5th and the 6th of Augusts 2022 where competitors will compete across a range of different weight categories.

Weight categories 

Senior Female Freestyle

Senior Male Freestyle














The daily schedule for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games has been released today with the organisers confirming which sports will be held on each of the 11 days of competition Birmingham 2022

Main points to note:

  • Opening Ceremony Thursday 28 July
  • 11 days of swimming and diving, 8 days of cricket, 8 days of gymnastics and 7 days of athletics (including the marathon)
  • The Games will be the largest sports event to be held in UK since the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, will feature 19 sports, with eight para sports (largest ever) integrated into the programme,
  • Opening day features 14 different sports
  • Note the competition now takes place over two weekends
  • Closing Ceremony Monday 8 Aug
  • A more detailed version of the schedule, to include a session by session breakdown, will be released in the coming months
  • To find out more, visit www.birmingham2022.com where you can also sign-up to receive the latest updates about the Games and hear about tickets