Vangelov's runner-up finish in a 2021 Olympic Qualification Tournament qualified his home country of Bulgaria for a 57 kg Men's Freestyle spot in the Tokyo Olympics. Vangelov has been competing on the senior level since 2012 and this will be his first Olympic appearance.
57kg Olympic Preview - Thomas Gilman Against The World
Jun 23, 2021Thomas Gilman is Team USA’s Olympian at 57kg in a field that includes 2 past world champions and 5 other world medalists. This 57kg Olympic preview will give an overview of Gilman’s senior level career and explore the careers of each of his potential competitors in Tokyo. We'll also break down the competitors into tiers based on medal contenders, dark horses and long shots at the Olympic Games.