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Summer Olympics

Wrestling at Tokyo 2020: Mensah-Stock wins Gold; Maroulis and Taylor reach semifinals

 Tamyra Mensah-Stock became the second woman in USA Wrestling history to win an Olympic Gold Medal. The Katy, Texas native reached the championship bout after defeating 2016 Gold Medalist Sara Dosho of Japan in the opening round, Zhou Feng of China in the quarters, and Alla Cherkasova of Ukraine in the semifinals. The final…

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USA Olympic Boxer Is Back On The Team

Last night, we posted about Luis Yanez and his chance to be put back on the USA Olympic boxing team after being kicked off for missing three weeks of training. According to the Associated Press and ESPN.com, he’s back on the team. Yanez agreed to pay a fine, undergo sports counseling and make a public…

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USA Boxing Is May Have To Go To Bejing Without A Full Squad

One of the unfortunate stories going into the Summer Olympics is that of USA Boxing. Flyweight Luis Yanez is off the team for leaving camp and not training with the rest of his teammates for three weeks in Colorado Springs. Yanez’s side says that he went home for three weeks to care for his sister’s…

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