True Third National Team Matches Set To Wrestle Before Final X
May 26, 2022USA Wrestling has announced that there will be 11 True Third National Team Wrestle-offs held to determine the No. 3 athlete on USA Wrestling’s National Team
Women's Weekly: Final X Is Set
May 25, 2022The World Team Trials were held in Coralville, Iowa, on May 21-22, which set all 10 Final X matchups.
The Jordan Oliver vs Zain Retherford Rivalry
May 25, 2022Jordan Oliver and Zain Retherford will meet at Final X presented by Tezos on June 3 for the right to represent Team USA at the world championships at 70kg. The two are no strangers on the mat and have met 6 times in a rivalry dating back to 2015. In preparation for their upcoming Final X showdown, get caught up on their past battles below.
Final X Match Order Locked In
May 24, 2022USA Wrestling has finalized the bout order and event structure for both Final X Stillwater, presented by Tezos, on Friday, June 3, as well as Final X New York, presented by Tezos, on Wednesday, June 8.
You Can't Miss World Team Trials Session 4
May 22, 2022The final session at the 2022 World Team Trials features best of three series for the right to take on former World Medalists in Final X. We'll see good action in all three styles. Here's what you need to know before the last session of Trials action.
The Best Action From The World Team Trials
May 22, 2022With spots in Final X on the line, the stakes at the 2022 World Team Trials are high, and the action has been intense. Here are some of the best moments from an incredible weekend in Coralville.
Final X Matchups Set & Full Sunday Trials Recap
May 22, 2022Men’s Freestyle
7 Incredible Semis Will Decide Final X Competitors
May 22, 2022The semi-finals at the World Team Trials will take place on Sunday, May 22 at 11:00 am (ET) and will decide Final X spots for 16 weights across men’s freestyle, women’s freestyle, and Greco-Roman. Check out a preview of some of the most notable semi-final bouts that will go down in Coralville, Iowa!
11 Must-See Session 2 World Team Trials Matches
May 21, 2022The World Team Trials are off to an incredible start. If you missed session one, check out highlights from some of the most exciting matches, then get ready for session two by reading about some of the best bouts on tap.
The Complete World Team Trials Greco-Roman Preview
May 20, 2022The sprint to the Final X Series hits full speed this weekend in Coralville, Iowa as the 2022 US Greco-Roman World Team Trials Challenge Tournament unfolds with a different look than to which most are accustomed. Familiarity is still available. Nine of the 10 members from last year’s World Team will be on hand to battle it out for the right to represent Team USA in Serbia this coming September.
The Complete Women's Freestyle World Team Trials Preview
May 18, 2022The World Team Trials Challenge Tournament is almost here. It all goes down this weekend in Coralville, Iowa, and will be streamed live on FloWrestling. There’s a returning World medalist sitting out to Final X at six of the 10 weight classes. This weekend’s champion at those weights — 50 kg, 55 kg, 57 kg, 62 kg, 65 kg, 68 kg — will advance to Final X and compete either June 3 in Stillwater or June 8 in New York.
Best Early Round Matches At The Trials - Men's Freestyle
May 18, 2022The World Team Trials start on Saturday, May 21 at 11:00 am (ET) and will feature some of Team USA’s best wrestlers. With smaller brackets at every weight, we’re sure to see some amazing matches go down in the first round of the tournament. Check out a breakdown of the best quarter-final matches in men’s freestyle below.
10 Must-Watch Final X Era WTT Matches
May 18, 2022The Final X era of the World Team Trials Challenge tournament has a brief but memorable history. A tournament was held in 2018 and 2019 to determine which wrestlers would face each other for the World team spot in each weight class. The format was scrapped for the 2021 World Team Trials since the Olympics were held the same year due to the postponement of the 2020 Olympic Games.
2022 World Team Trials Preview & Predictions - Men's Freestyle
May 17, 2022The World Team Trials will go down on May 21-22 and will establish every Final X matchup. Take a look below at a full preview and predictions for all 10 weights in men’s freestyle at the 2022 World Team Trials.
World Team Trials Heat Maps
May 17, 2022Now that pre-seeds are out (men, women & Greco), we've got our final list (more or less) of entries for the World Team Trials Challenge Tournament. And because each registered wrestler is listed with a corresponding state, we can create everyone's favorite thing: head maps!