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We've got our bout order! The card is set for one of the biggest wrestling events in history!
The annual Beat the Streets NYC wrestling extravaganza is going from strength to strength, involving high school, college and international men and women. We'll be treated to matches from wrestlers who've earned 19 NCAA titles and 26 world or Olympic medals combined.
Madison Square Garden's Hulu Theater is going to be rocking as the event builds to a crescendo of the final two super matches. First, it's 2018's world silver medalist at 65kg, Bajrang Punia of India, taking on the recently minted US Open champion, Yianni Diakomahalis. And then, the main event. UFC's Ben Askren versus five-time world and Olympic champion Jordan Burroughs. It's Olympian vs Olympian in the finale to this star-studded bonanza.
The entire mind blowing card is below.
122 lbs - Elleny Seda vs. Valentina Bailon
138 lbs - Jo Jo Aragona (PA) vs. Adam Busiello (NY)
57 kg - Nick Piccininni (Oklahoma State) vs. Jack Mueller (Virginia)
62 kg - Mallory Velte (USA) vs. Linda Morais (Canada)
70 kg - James Green (Nebraska Wrestling Training Center) vs. Anthony Ashnault (NJ RTC)
97 kg - Kyle Snyder (Ohio RTC) vs. Nishan Randhawa (Canada)
125 kg - Nick Gwiazdowski (Wolfpack Wrestling Club) vs. Derek White (Cowboy RTC)
53 kg - Becka Leathers (Tar Heel Wrestling Club) vs. Diana Weicker (Canada)
61 kg - Nick Suriano (Rutgers) vs. Joe Colon (Valley RTC)
86 kg - David Taylor (Nittany Lion Wrestling Club) vs. Drew Foster (Panther Wrestling Club)
92 kg - J'den Cox (TMWC) vs. Patrick Brucki (Princeton)
65 kg - Bajrang Punia (India) vs. Yianni Diakomihalis (Cornell)
79 kg - Jordan Burroughs (Nebraska Wrestling Training Center) vs Ben Askren (UFC/AWA)