Archive: IOC Wrestling exclusion

Feb 19, 2013 10:42 am

Exclusive Report: An In-Depth Look At The IOC’s Removal Of Wrestling | Fist-Ta-Cuff Radio

Last week’s decision by the IOC the governing body of the Olympics who released that Freestyle and Greco Roman Wrestling would be excluded and dropped from the 2020 Olympic Games. The decision to drop Freestyle and Greco Roman wrestling in the Olympic was tragically made by a secret ballot by the Olympic committee’s 15-member executive...

Feb 12, 2013 10:33 am

Wrestling World In Shock After Being Dropped From 2020 Olympics

Today the executive board of the IOC (International Olympic Committee) announced it has decided to exclude wrestling from the 2020 Olympic Games. After a thorough assessment of all 26 sports at the 2012 London Games, it seems that wrestling was the least fit to continue. This comes after speculations that Taekwondo or Modern Pentathlon would...