picture of 2019 Yasar Dogu

Completed, Jul 11-14, 2019
 

Eight U.S. men's freestyle world team members will be in action this weekend at the 47th Yasar Dogu including Jordan Burroughs, Kyle Snyder, and J'den Cox. 

  1. Yianni's Summer Overseas

    Yianni's Summer Overseas

    Aug 22, 2019

    Injuries and fate have conspired to keep Yianni Diakomihalis, a two-time Cadet world champion, from competing overseas since September of 2016. Yianni made up for his international absence this summer, competing in Europe in two high-caliber competitions.
  2. Yasar Dogu 2019 Day Three Bracket Reactions

    Yasar Dogu 2019 Day Three Bracket Reactions

    Jul 12, 2019

    Jordan Burroughs and Frank Chamizo are on a collision course to wrestle in the Yasar Dogu finals on Sunday. Brackets are now out for day three of the final Ranking Series event in Istanbul, Turkey.
  3. Yasar Dogu 2019 Day Two Bracket Reactions

    Yasar Dogu 2019 Day Two Bracket Reactions

    Jul 11, 2019

    Yianni Diakomihalis will wrestle Zain Retherford in the first round tomorrow morning at the Yasar Dogu.
  4. Yasar Dogu 2019 Day One Bracket Reactions

    Yasar Dogu 2019 Day One Bracket Reactions

    Jul 10, 2019

    Brackets are out for day one of the Yasar Dogu Ranking Series event in Istanbul, Turkey. Tomorrow morning we'll see James Green compete at 70kg and Forrest Molinari at 65kg.
  5. Yasar Dogu: Men's Freestyle Preview

    Yasar Dogu: Men's Freestyle Preview

    Jul 9, 2019

    During almost a full decade of existence, the Yasar Dogu has proven to be one of the premier events on the freestyle calendar. It is now the final event of the ranking series and will lock in the seed standings for the World Championships later this year. Several guys in the field have a chance to improve their spot in the bracket. Additional points available at Yasar Dogu are 8 for a gold medal, 6 for silver medal, 4 for the two bronze medalists and 2 points will be awarded to the 5th place finishers that lose the bronze match. In addition to the place points 6, 8, or 10 points will be added depending on the size of the bracket. If the bracket is less than 10 competitors 6 points will be added, 8 will be added if the bracket is between 11 and 20, and 10 points will be added to the placement totals if the bracket contains greater than 20 wrestlers.
  6. Yasar Dogu 2019 Ranking Series Entries

    Yasar Dogu 2019 Ranking Series Entries

    Jul 2, 2019

    Next weekend is the final Ranking Series event of the year, and we have entries for every country in men's freestyle in all 10 weight classes.
  7. The Last Five Years Of Yasar Dogu Results All In One Place

    The Last Five Years Of Yasar Dogu Results All In One Place

    Jun 28, 2019

    The final Ranking Series event of the year is coming up in Istanbul, Turkey. It is a fine designation by United World Wrestling as the Yasar Dogu is one of the toughest tournaments in the world.