The performance of players in various sports may be influenced by the anthropometric, physical and the physiological characteristics and may also aid in determining a suitable physique required for a sport.
Methods: The physical variables such as speed and explosive strength have been selected to assess the physical condition of the wrestler’s. A survey type study has been designed for descriptive analysis of wrestler’s physical characteristics Data was collected from 30 male wrestlers of each weight categories i.e. 57 kg, 61 kg, 65 kg, 70 kg and 74 kg.
Results: The results revealed that the f-value of different weight category of variable speed and explosive strength of the ANOVA came out to be 1.88 and be 0.99 respectively, which was not significant on 0.01 level of confidence.
Conclusion: The correlation between performance score and physical variables of the players of 57, 61 and 70 weight categories no significant relationship was found with performance score.