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Archive for August 5th, 2017

GOLDEN TOUCH: BEY WINS WORLD TITLE, ENDS US DROUGHT; SEVERADO SILVER – FivePointMove

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“It’s been real, Garrett Lowney.

Until today, 2000 Olympic bronze medalist Lowney was the last United States Junior Greco-Roman wrestler to win a World title. That is no longer the case.”

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August 5, 2017 at 1:33 pm

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Miranda, Demas, Koelling and Schultz receive draws for 2017 Junior World Championships – TheMat.com

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“U.S. Greco-Roman wrestlers Randon Miranda, Domonick Demas, Wyatt Koelling and Cohlton Schultz have received their draws for the 2017 Junior World Championships in Tampere, Finland. They are the final four wrestlers to represent the USA this week.”

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August 5, 2017 at 1:33 pm

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World Championships preview in men’s freestyle at 70 kg/154 lbs. – TheMat.com

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“A heavy influx of talent has moved into the 70 kg/154 lbs. weight category following the 2016 Olympic Games, creating a thunderstorm of a bracket set to compete at this year’s World Championships in Paris, France. “

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August 5, 2017 at 1:33 pm

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Medet Kyzy Wins 1st World Women’s Gold for Kyrgyz at Jr. Wrestling World C’ships | United World Wrestling

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“Aiperi MEDET KYZY (KGZ) scored a takedown on the final second of Friday’s final bout at the Junior Wrestling World Championships for an 8-6 victory and the first world gold medal for Kyrgyzstan in women’s wrestling.”

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August 5, 2017 at 6:43 am

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Guillotine Grapevine: World Champion Andrzej Supron of Poland recalls his time training in Minnesota – The Guillotine

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“In the 1970s, Minnesota was the center of Greco-Roman wrestling in the United States. With the Minnesota Wrestling Club continually developing talent with the aid of international coaches, athletes and training partners, the club that become the Minnesota Storm always had an international flare.”

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August 5, 2017 at 6:43 am

Posted in Wrestling News