picture of 2018 US Open Wrestling Championships

Apr 24-28, 2018

Las Vegas once again hosts the U.S. Open where spots to Final X are on the line in men's and women's freestyle for some weights and spots in the World Team Trials finals in other weights and in Greco-Roman. Don't forget an unbelievable Juniors field, western regional, and veterans tournaments. 

  1. The True Dark Horses And Surprises At The U.S. Open

    The True Dark Horses And Surprises At The U.S. Open

    May 3, 2018

    We tried to identify some dark horses at the U.S. Open before the brackets came out. Now that the wrestling bonanza in Las Vegas is over, we can look back through the brackets, assess our prognostications and determine who the real dark horses were at last week's tournament.
  2. Best Women's Performances Of U.S. Open

    Best Women's Performances Of U.S. Open

    May 3, 2018

    If you’re searching for dominance, look no further than the senior women's freestyle brackets at the U.S. Open in Las Vegas. While the tournament was a bit of a “welcome home” party in some weight classes, it featured a number of technically sound performances and great matchups, as well.
  3. Greco Brought The Heat At The U.S. Open

    Greco Brought The Heat At The U.S. Open

    May 2, 2018

    The action was at an all-time high and the matchups had everyone ooo-ing and ahhh-ing until the final stop sign was handed out at last week's U.S. Open in Las Vegas. 
  4. Six Must Watch Semifinals At The 2018 UWW Junior Open

    Six Must Watch Semifinals At The 2018 UWW Junior Open

    Apr 28, 2018

    The final day of the 2018 U.S. Open means there will be only the highest level wrestling going on, and it kicks off with UWW Junior freestyle semis at 9am pacific time.
  5. Bracket Reactions: U.S. Open Senior Men's Freestyle

    Bracket Reactions: U.S. Open Senior Men's Freestyle

    Apr 27, 2018

    Our wonderful brackets for the U.S. Open are finally here! And now that we're doing same-day weigh-ins, they're out just before the action begins Friday in Las Vegas. So let's get to the rapid reactions already! And special thanks to the sandwich taxonomist Wrestling Nomad for splitting up reaction duty with me. 
  6. U.S. Open Junior Bracket Breakdown

    U.S. Open Junior Bracket Breakdown

    Apr 27, 2018

    Finally! Wrestling fans across the country have been scouring the entries for the U.S. Open and now we have brackets.
  7. Senior Men's Freestyle Seeds Released

    Senior Men's Freestyle Seeds Released

    Apr 27, 2018

    Check out the senior men's freestyle seeds for the 2018 US Open.
  8. Senior Men's Freestyle Dark Horses At The US Open

    Senior Men's Freestyle Dark Horses At The US Open

    Apr 26, 2018

    Who's going to come from seemingly out of nowhere to dazzle the crowd in Vegas this weekend? We're highlighting some potential dark horses that are looking to make waves at the U.S. Open and shed their sleeper status. 
  9. 2018 US Open Upperweight Preview: 125kg Is Fascinating

    2018 US Open Upperweight Preview: 125kg Is Fascinating

    Apr 26, 2018

    It's finally 2018 U.S. Open week. That means the last chance to qualify for the World Team Trials challenge tournament next month in Rochester, MN, as well as the opportunity to win Final X berths at five weights.
  10. Top 11 Jr Freestyle Matches We Need To Happen

    Top 11 Jr Freestyle Matches We Need To Happen

    Apr 26, 2018

    The 2018 U.S. Open is setting the scene to ignite a number of heated rivalries this weekend in Las Vegas—both old and new.