You are the CHAIRMAN. Red has a legal arm-bar on Blue. Red has turned Blue two times into danger. As the third turn begins, the arm bar becomes illegal, however, Red successfully completes the turn. What is your call?
ANSWER: Article 52. R2, R2, No points. Restart Standing. Tim Pierson
Daryl Drew · As Chair I would call a conference. If team agrees move was illegal then Red does not score third turn. Give attention to Red. Restart standing
Otje Siswanto · Call a quick conference. If the referee or/and judge agree, no point is awarded for the third turn. Caution for Red, RO B1. Restart in the parterre position, Red underneath and Blue on top.
Richard Chamberlain · If the team does not see it, call a quick conference and see if the team will agree that the arm bar was illegal and Red does not score. If they agree, let the coaches know of the decision. Restart Standing.
True or False. In the ordered parterre top position, before the referee blows the whistle to start, the top wrestler can have either one or both knees on the mat.
ANSWER: Article 44. False, must have both knees on the mat. Tim Pierson
Richard Chamberlain · False, both knees are required to be on the mat.
Daryl Drew · False Both knees must be on ONE side touching the mat.
Otje Siswanto · Article 44.False, the top wrestler must have two knees on the mat.
Yes or No. Red challenges an action. The Jury reviews the video and awards points for Red. Blue immediately challenges the decision. Should Blue’s challenge be accepted?
ANSWER: Article 31. NO! It is not possible to request a “counter challenge” once a final decision has been made. Additionally, Blue’s coach should receive an immediate Yellow Card. Tim Pierson
Daryl Drew · No Article 31 After having reviewed the action and after a consultation with the mat chairman, the refereeing delegate (or his substitute), renders its decision. He intervenes and renders its decision in all cases. His decision will befinal and may not be discussed. It is not possible to request a “counter challenge” once a final decision has been made. No
Richard Chamberlain ·NO
Otje Siswanto ·Article 31.No, the counter-challenge should not be accepted.
FREESTYLE. You are the REFEREE. Red is pinning Blue. During the pinning action, Blue begins to push on Red’s face and is able to prevent the fall. What is your call?
ANSWER: Article 47. BO-R2, Foul in Danger. Restart Parterre. Tim Pierson
Daryl Drew ·Referee Allow action to continue. Tell BLUE " HANDS OFF THE FACE."THEN OFFER CAUTION Red 2 as all caution in danger are two points.
Otje Siswanto ·As the referee, I would offer BO-R1.