Wrestling Protest Coming To Olympics

USA Wrestling is joining with the national wrestling federations from Russia, Iran and Japan to fight the elimination of the sport from the Olympics. USA Wrestling executive director Rich Bender tells the Associated Press taht the group's aim will be to lead efforts to restore wrestling to the Olympic program. World and Olympic champions Bruce Baumgartner, John Smith, Rulon Gardner and Dan Gable and two time Olympians Kerry McCoy and Clarissa Chun will also take part.


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