How Every Olympic Medalist Performed At Worlds And What It Means
Oct 13, 2021With the 2021 World Championships occurring 8 weeks after the Tokyo Olympics, not every Olympic medalist was going to compete in Oslo. Some people went as far as to say there should be an asterisk next to this year's World medals with the lack of top competition. I wouldn't go that far, but some of the numbers may surprise you.
The Pulse: 20 Interesting Facts And Figures Coming Out Of Oslo
Oct 11, 2021The Pulse with Andy Hamilton is a look at the hot topics and interesting angles in wrestling. This week’s edition looks back at some of the interesting facts and figures coming out of the World Championships in Oslo.
U.S. Women Shine in Oslo
Oct 11, 2021The USA women’s freestyle squad turned in another historic performance at the World Championships in Oslo, taking second to Japan in the team race while matching an American women’s record with seven medalists, including champions Adeline Gray and Helen Maroulis.
2021 MFS World Medalist Heat Maps & Transfer Breakdown
Oct 9, 2021It doesn't take a particularly smart person to realize if you want to find where the best wrestlers in the world come from, take a look at the medalists' hometowns. Finding hometown and/or birthplace of some international wrestlers can be quite the chore, and there may be some inaccuracies. We'll post the full list in a table below and welcome any corrections. First, let's take a look at the official medal count from Oslo.
World Championships Match Notes: Day 8
Oct 9, 2021Our final full day of Greco-Roman wrestling is here in Oslo! Sam Jones, Peyton Omania and Alan Vera will get things going this morning at 63, 67 & 87kg respectively. We'll also see G'Angelo Hancock wrestle for a bronze medal in the afternoon at 97 kilos.
World Championships Match Notes: Day 7
Oct 8, 2021CP didn't like how I ushered in the Greco portion of the tournament in yesterday's live blog but to me, it was a very good sentence, and I'm excited to see more bodies being hucked and domes dropped upon. It's a full day of Greco today in Oslo, Norway!
World Championships Match Notes: Day 6
Oct 7, 2021Let's start hucking bodies, tuckus over tea kettle! It's Greco time in Norway!
World Championships Match Notes: Day 5
Oct 6, 2021As the late, great Bon Jovi once said, we're half way there.
Eclectic American Greco Group Ready To Hit Mat In Oslo
Oct 6, 2021The draws for the 2021 Greco-Roman World Championships will be released sometime on Wednesday. Those who pay attention to bracket placement and early-round match-ups will ponder the possibilities. They will imagine perceived routes to medal chances, talk ‘em over, and then wait in great anticipation for the tournament to actually begin.
Russia Edges United States In Team Race
Oct 5, 2021The final day of men’s freestyle at the senior world championships in Oslo, Norway is complete. The team race was historic between Russia, Iran, and the United States. Check out how it concluded.
World Championships Match Notes: Day 4
Oct 5, 2021Tonight, we decide the men's freestle team title in most dramatic fashion with Sadulaev vs Snyder Part IV. Kalya Miracle also wrestles for gold as we crown our first two women's champs of the event.
World Championship Match Notes: Day 3
Oct 4, 2021Good morning and happy monday! We're in Day 3 of the Oslo World Championships! That means the final two men's freestyle weights begin (70 & 97kg) as well as the first two women's freestyle weights (55 & 62kg). Plus we'll have the medal matches for four other men's freestyle weights (57, 65, 79 & 92kg).
World Championship Match Notes: Day 2
Oct 3, 2021You think yesterday was exciting? Well prepare to double your turbo time as Team USA sends EIGHT Americans to the mats here in Oslo. That's twice as many as yesterday!
World Championship Match Notes: Day 1
Oct 2, 2021We're just about ready to get started on Dat 1 of the 2021 Senior World Championships in Oslo, Norway. We've got four incredible American freestyles taking the mats today. World and Olympic champ David Taylor at 86kg, junior world champ Daton Fix at 61kg, two-time world champ and Olympic bronze medalist Kyle Dake at 74kg, and two-time world medalist Nick Gwiazdowski at heavyweight.
World Championships Men's Freestyle Bracket Reactions
Oct 1, 2021The best part of waking up is seeing fresh brackets from Oslo, in our humble opinion. Day 1 competitors Daton Fix, David Taylor, Kyle Dake & Nick Gwiazdowski have their draws, let's break them down before action gets underway in the wee hours of Saturday morning.