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The Kentucky Boxing and Wrestling Commission (KBWC) encourages the growth of unarmed combat sports, protects participants and spectators and strives to improve the sports by thoughtful, reasonable and fair regulation and monitoring.  The KBWC licenses unarmed combat sports athletes, trainers, corners, promoters, referees and judges, and oversees all professional boxing, professional wrestling and both amateur and professional mixed martial arts events held in the Commonwealth.

Contact us at (502) 564-0085 or or click here for more contact information.

The April 21 Commission meeting is canceled. The Kentucky Boxing & Wrestling Commission will conduct a specially called meeting at 4 p.m. on April 26, 2021. Join through Zoom at this link:

Meeting ID: 981 4865 4548
Passcode: KBWC

Recognizing that COVID-19-related deaths currently rank third among causes of death in Kentucky, Governor Andy Beshear is planning for the equitable distribution of a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine.

Vaccine distribution details, including the number of doses and allocation plan, are expected to change frequently. Get the facts.