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WE WON, IT'S BACK FOR 2020 & 2026

Clay Durham
Enola, PA

Sep 8, 2013 —

Wrestling Is Restored to the Olympics
Wrestling Is Restored to the Olympics
BUENOS AIRES - After facing a wide backlash, the International Olympic Committee on Sunday restored wrestling - one of the most traditional and elemental sports - to the Summer Games. Chastened by calls to modernize its leadership and energize its matches, wrestling changed its rules, created more weight classes for women and easily prevailed over squash and a combined bid by baseball and softball.