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2014 Youth Olympics: USA Wrestling Update

In both the Men’s 46k and 54k Freestyle, Team USA took Silver, as Cade Olivas (USA) lost to Ismail Gadzhiev (RUS), and Daton Fix (USA) lost to Mukhambet Kuatbek (KAZ).

2014 Youth Olympics: Manville 2nd in Wrestling

Mason Manville (USA) settles for Silver in Men’s Greco-Roman 69k Wrestling, losing to Islambek Dadov (AZE) in the Gold medal match.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Women Interviews

Alyssa Lampe and Helen Maroulis talks about winning their 2nd and 5th US titles respectively.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Kennedy wins

In the Men’s 61kg, Jimmy Kennedy gets the better of the Olympic bronze medalist, Coleman Scott to become the National Champion, 7-2.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Perkins wins

In the Men’s 66kg Greco-Roman, half way through the second period RaVayghn Perkins pins Ellis Coleman to win his first National Title.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Lester wins

In Men’s 71kg Greco-Roman, Justin Lester throws his way to victory over Patrick Smith, 12-3.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Dlagnev wins

In the Men’s 125kg, Trevel Dlagnev gets revenge on Dom Bradley, who beat him last year for the title. This year Dlagnev puts Bradley down, 10-0 in 57 seconds for the title.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Maroulis wins

In the Women’s 55kg, Helen Maroulis beats Sarah Hildebrandt 10-0 to win her 5th National Championship.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Lampe wins

In the Women’s 48kg, Alyssa Lampe beats Victoria Anthony 10-0 to win her 2nd National Championship.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Burroughs interview

Jordan Burroughs talks about his close win over David Taylor to win another US Title.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Burroughs wins

In the Men’s 74kg, David Taylor had the lead all match until the final 17 seconds when Jordan Burroughs took the lead and the win 7-6.

2014 Asics Open Wrestling Championships: Las Vegas, NV: Final

USA Wrestling has created a Grand Event in the city that never sleeps.   The 2014 Asics Opens Wrestling Championships has something for everyone. This event is billed as “All Ages, All Styles”. Younger athletes will have a chance to watch their heroes compete in the U.S. Senior Open. The U.S. Senior Open offers athletes who compete in Men’s Freestyle, Women’s Freestyle and Greco-Roman. These are future World and Olympic Team Athletes. 

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Kennedy wins Semi-Final

In the Men’s 61kg, Jimmy Kennedy gets the win in two minutes over Matt McDonough, 10-0.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Pirozhkova wins Semi-Final

In the Women’s 63kg, 2012 World Champ Elena Pirozhkova gets the win in less than three minutes over Shai Mason, 10-0.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Anthony wins Semi-Final

In the Women’s 48kg, 2008 World Champ, Clarissa Chun had a one point lead with just seconds to go, but then Victoria Anthony pulled off the move of the match to win 6-3.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Dlagnev wins Semi-Final

In the Men’s 125kg, Trevel Dlagnev gets the win, dominating Matt Meuleners in both periods to win 10-0.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Varner wins Semi-Final

In the Men’s 97kg, Olympic Champ Jake Varner makes quick work of Deron Winn, winning 11-0 in 128 seconds.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Foster wins Semi-Final

In the Men’s 86kg, Edward Ruth and Clayton Foster take it to the limit with a 12-12 score, but the massive four point throw by Foster in the first round breakes the tie.

2014 US Wrestling Championship: Burroughs wins Semi-Final

In the Men’s 71kg, Quinton Godley tried to make it go the distances, but two time World Champ Jordan Burroughs proved to be too much winning 10-0.

2014 Asics Open Wrestling Championships: Las Vegas, NV: Semifinal

USA Wrestling has created a Grand Event in the city that never sleeps.   The 2014 Asics Opens Wrestling Championships has something for everyone. This event is billed as “All Ages, All Styles”. Younger athletes will have a chance to watch their heroes compete in the U.S. Senior Open. The U.S. Senior Open offers athletes who compete in Men’s Freestyle, Women’s Freestyle and Greco-Roman. These are future World and Olympic Team Athletes.

2014 U.S. Open Wrestling National Championships on Universal Sports

  The semifinals of the Asics U.S. Open Wrestling National Championships will air LIVE on Universal Sports on Friday, April 18 at 10 PM ET, followed by the finals on Saturday, April 19 at 10 PM ET LIVE. Van Stokes will call the action, along with Jake Herbert, Nick Garone and Jason Bryant. Below is […]

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Warren Interview

Billy Baldwin talks to 2006 60k World Champ Joe Warren about the World Cup event coming back to Amercia.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Metcalf interview

Billy Baldwin talks to American wrestler Brent Metcalf about his win over Ivan Petriv (UKR) in the Bronze Medal Matches.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Kennedy interview

Billy Baldwin talks to American wrestler Jimmy Kennedy about his win in the Bronze Medal Matches.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Marable interview

Billy Baldwin talks to American wrestler Nick Marable about his win in the Bronze Medal Matches.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Foster interview

Billy Baldwin talks to American wrestler Clayton Foster about his win over Ibragim Aldatov (UKR) in the Bronze Medal Matches.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Escobedo interview

Billy Baldwin talks to American wrestler Angel Escobedo about his win over Sergiy Ratushny (UKR) in the Bronze Medal Matches.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Gold 97k

In the Gold Medal Matches, Team Iran gets the win helped by Reza Yazdani (IRI) over Yuri Belonovskiy (RUS). It’s Iran’s third straight team Gold medal.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Gold 74k

In the Gold Medal Matches, Akhmed Gadzhimagomedov (RUS) defeats Ezzatollah Zarinkolaei (IRI) 10-0, although Team Iran would go on to win Gold over Russia, six matches to two.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Gold 65k

In the Gold Medal Matches, Team Iran gets the win helped by Sayed Pahnehkolaie (IRI) over Alibeggadzhi Emeev (RUS). It’s Iran’s third straight team Gold medal.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Gold 70k

In the Gold Medal Matches, Team Iran gets the win helped by Mostafa Hosseinkhani (IRI) over Khetik Tsabolov (RUS). It’s Iran’s third straight team Gold medal.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Gold 57k

In the Gold Medal Matches, Lebedev (RUS) steals the win in the final seconds over Rahimi, although Team Iran would go on to win Gold over Russia, six matches to two.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Gold 61k

In the Gold Medal Matches, Team Iran gets the win helped by Masoud Esmailpoor joubari (IRI) over Aleksandr Bogomoev (RUS). It’s Iran’s third straight team Gold medal.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: USA Bronze

Team USA wins their 3rd straight Bronze Medal, as Billy Baldwin talks to Olympic champ Jordan Burroughs and US Coach Zeke Jones.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Bronze 86k

In the Bronze Medal Matches, Team USA gets the win,8-0, helped by Clayton Foster (USA) over Ibragim Aldatov (UKR). It’s America’s third straight team Bronze medal.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Bronze 74k

In the Bronze Medal Matches, Team USA gets the win,8-0, helped by Jordan Burroughs (USA) over Giya Chykladze (UKR). It’s America’s third straight team Bronze medal.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Bronze 65k

In the Bronze Medal Matches, Team USA gets the win,8-0, helped by Brent Metcalf (USA) over Ivan Petriv (UKR). It’s America’s third straight team Bronze medal.

FILA Men’s Freestyle Wrestling World Cup: Los Angeles: Bronze 57k

In the Bronze Medal Matches, Team USA gets the win, 8-0, helped by Angel Escobedo (USA) win over Sergiy Ratushny (UKR). It’s America’s third straight team Bronze medal

Jordan Burroughs and USA Wrestling Take on the World

Jordan Burroughs led Team USA against the world’s best wrestling nations at the 2014 FILA Freestyle Wrestling World Cup, which can be seen on March 24 at 8 PM ET on Universal Sports. Burroughs, the 2012 Olympic gold medalist and two-time world champion, won all five of his matches under the direction of U.S. coach […]

Multiple Olympic-Style Wrestling Events Will Air on Universal Sports Network

PHOTO CREDIT: John Sachs/Tech-Fall Colorado Springs, Col. and Los Angeles, Calif. – USA Wrestling and Universal Sports Network announced today a partnership to broadcast a series of Olympic-style wrestling competitions in the U.S. The multi-year deal gives Universal Sports exclusive TV rights to the Freestyle World Cup, U.S. Open, U.S. World Team Trials and additional USA […]

Wrestling Reclaims Its Spot In The 2020 Olympics

By Karolos Grohmann BUENOS AIRES | Sun Sep 8, 2013 2:10pm EDT (Reuters) – Wrestling completed an unprecedented comeback on Sunday, reclaiming its spot in the 2020 Olympic Games after beating bids from rivals squash and baseball/softball in an International Olympic Committee vote. An iconic Olympic sport, wrestling featured in the ancient Olympics as well […]

Universal Sports Update: Iran Wrestling

Iran pulls out of the scheduled wrestling meet with USA and Russia this Sunday, 5/19.

WRESTLING: Rumble on the Rails: USA vs. Russia

Three of the world’s top powers, Iran, the United States and Russia will come together in solidarity in this historic wrestling event at Vanderbilt Hall in Grand Central Terminal in New York City.

WRESTLING: Rumble on the Rails: USA vs. Russia (mobile)

Three of the world’s top powers, Iran, the United States and Russia will come together in solidarity in this historic wrestling event at Vanderbilt Hall in Grand Central Terminal in New York City.

Universal Sports Update: Wrestling Exhibition

In an effort to increase wrestling’s exposure, Team USA is setting up exhibition matches with Russia and Iran.

Wrestling in shock as IOC wields Games axe

The Aug. 5, 2012 file photo shows Cuba’s Gustavo Balart, left, competing with South Korea’s Choi Gyu-jin during 55-kg Greco-Roman wrestling competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London. IOC leaders have dropped wrestling for the 2020 Games in a surprise decision to scrap one of the oldest sports on the Olympic program. The IOC […]

Wrestling pinning hopes on Burroughs as new face

Sadegh Saeed Goudarzi (IRI) and Jordan Burroughs (USA), in blue, compete in the men’s freestyle 74 kg gold medal match during the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL – North Arena 2. (Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports) By Steve Keating LONDON, Aug 10 (Reuters) – For many Americans wrestling still conjures thoughts of Hulk Hogan but […]

Baseball Gains Support for Return to Olympics

Baseball was last in the Olympics in 2008 (Shutterstock) By Peter Rutherford INCHEON, South Korea, Sept 18 (Reuters) – The president of the Olympic Council of Asia has thrown his support behind baseball’s bid to return to the programme at the 2020 Tokyo Games. Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, who also heads the powerful Association of […]

‘Locksmith’ Dutt hones bag of tricks for Asiad gold

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/GRIGORY DUKOR/FILES (Reuters) – Touching feet is the traditional Indian way of showing respect to someone but, as his numerous opponents would vouch, if it’s on the wrestling mat and the outstretched arms belong to Yogeshwar Dutt, it normally means danger. The 31-year-old is one of the Indian freestyle wrestlers who have challenged the […]

Women front and center of Japan’s Asian Games team

PHOTO CREDIT: REUTERS/ISSEI KATO (Reuters) – Japan heads to the Asian Games with the team’s top two symbolic leadership roles filled by women for the first time in what may mark a growing focus on women’s sports in its traditionally male-dominated society. Giving the roles of captain and flag bearer to women at the could be […]

Jordan Burroughs Wins Bronze Medal at World Championships

Jordan Burroughs (John Sachs/Tech-Fall) By Craig Sesker TASHKENT, Uzbekistan – Nobody is going to ever question the grit, moxie and heart that American star Jordan Burroughs displays whenever he steps on a wrestling mat. Competing with a heavily wrapped left knee, Burroughs capped a courageous performance by winning a bronze medal at the World Championships […]

August 5 Marks Two-Year Countdown To Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Shutterstock) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The United States Olympic Committee joins the global Olympic Movement in celebrating the two-year countdown to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Tuesday, Aug. 5. To commemorate the two-year milestone, the USOC is sharing thoughts from some of its top 2016 Olympic hopefuls, distributing sport storylines and qualification […]

2014 US World Team Trials: Interviews

In the Men’s Greco-Roman Wrestling, Spenser Mango and Robby Smith talk about their wins, as they now head to the world Championships in August.

2014 US World Team Trials: Mango defeats Hazewinkel

In the Men’s 59kg Greco-Roman Wrestling, Spenser Mango gets his 7th straight spot on Team USA, beating Sam Hazewinkel in a furies second peroid, after winning the first match.

2014 US World Team Trials: Perkins defeats Saddoris

In the Men’s 66kg Greco-Roman Wrestling, Bryce Saddoris had a seven point lead after the first period, but it was all wiped away as Ravaughn Perkins pins him the second, after winning the first match to claim the spot on the US team.

 
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