Wrestling match scoring is easy to follow once you understand the scoring system. This wrestling Scoring & Penalties page will give you a good start getting to know how the scoring of a wrestling match is done.
The #1 objective of the sport of wrestling to force your opponent onto his back and pin him/her.. A pin, also called a fall, occurs when any part of both shoulders or both shoulder blades (scapula) of either wrestler are in contact with mat for two continuous seconds. A pin ends the match immediately. However, if neither wrestlers is pinned, the winner is the wrestler with the most points at the end of the match.