United World Wrestling starts great initiative, ‘Wrestling Goes Green’

The world body of Wrestling, United World Wrestling is going all Digital. For years wrestling events were run on paper. Each tournament saw thousands of bout sheets printed and distributed to referees, who used them to verify scores and match outcomes. That’ll soon be a thing of the past.

In a pre-digital world, the bout sheets (which are kept by the judge and signed by the mat chairman after each match) were once seen as a protection against corruption and poor behavior. But with all matches now filmed and results updated instantly on a worldwide database the need for paper bouts has expired, allowing for a fully digital touchpad system

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