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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Wrestling

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Wrestling

Summer Olympics: Complete Wrestling Coverage

Aug 20, 2016

Wrestler Jordan Burroughs Loses Second Match, Fails to Medal

Wrestler Jordan Burroughs Loses Second Match, Fails to Medal

Jordan Burroughs began his Gold Medal defense with a first-round victory Guinea-Bissau's over Augosta Midana. But if he's going to become the third-ever American to win back-to-back wrestling golds, his biggest...

Aug 18, 2016

Indian Wrestler Narsingh Yadav Hit With Four-year Doping Ban, Out of Olympics

Indian Wrestler Narsingh Yadav Hit With Four-year Doping Ban, Out of Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Indian wrestler Narsingh Yadav has become the latest athlete to be removed from the Rio Olympics over doping after the Court of Arbitration for Sport gave him a four-year suspension.

Aug 1, 2016

Indian Wrestler Narsingh Yadav Cleared of Doping Charges After Alleging Sabotage

Indian Wrestler Narsingh Yadav Cleared of Doping Charges After Alleging Sabotage

NEW DELHI (AP) — India's anti-doping agency dropped charges against wrestler Narsingh Yadav on Monday, clearing the way for him to travel to the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

Jul 26, 2016

U.S. Star Jordan Burroughs Key to Wrestling's Popularity Push

U.S. Star Jordan Burroughs Key to Wrestling's Popularity Push

Jordan Burroughs used his gold-medal moment at the 2012 Olympics in London to emerge as one of wrestling's biggest stars.

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