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Amateur Wrestling Block | USA Wrestling Will Not Send Team to 2020 World Championships

For the first time since 2002, USA Wrestling, the governing body that presides over amateur wrestling in the United States, will not send a team to the UWW (United World Wrestling) Senior World Championships. The World Championships are scheduled for December 12-20 in Belgrade, Serbia. The USA Wrestling Executive Committee voted unanimously not to send…

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Golden Boy Sign Amateur Star Gomez

ESPN are reporting that Golden Boy promotions have signed US amateur standout Frankie Gomez to a multi year contract. Gomez, who is just 18, won a silver medal in last years World Amateur Championship. I truly believe that the World Championships are the tougher competition in boxing to medal in. Gomez was one of the…

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Team USA Boxing – Luis Yanez vs. Serdamba Purevdorj

I had the chance to catch a little Olympic boxing tonight and noticed that Luis Yanez was fighting in the second round of the light flyweight tournament. If you remember, Yanez was kicked off the team before the Olympics and was put back on. He had missed some training time and didn’t necessarily go about…

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