picture of 2020 Matteo Pellicone | UWW Ranking Series

Completed, Jan 15-18, 2020

The first ranking series of 2020 will be a doozy. Kyle Snyder, Kyle Dake, Thomas Gilman, James Green, Bo Nickal and so many more hammers headline the U.S squad. Add in international hammers like Frank Chamizo, Bajrang, Soner Demirtas, Deepak Punia, Stevan Micic, Myles Amine, and plenty more and you have an absolute fire tournament.

  1. Thomas Gilman vs Spencer Lee. Who Wins at the Trials?

    Thomas Gilman vs Spencer Lee. Who Wins at the Trials?

    Jan 22, 2020

    The Iowa Hawkeyes have produced legendary lightweights for generations, and they're still at it. Currently, World silver medalist Thomas Gilman and two-time NCAA champion Spencer Lee could be considered to be the top two contenders for the Olympic Team spot at 57kg. So who would win if the two met in the Olympic Trials finals?
  2. FRL 448: Recapping Matteo Pellicone & How It Impacts Olympic Trials

    FRL 448: Recapping Matteo Pellicone & How It Impacts Olympic Trials

    Jan 21, 2020

    On episode 448 of FloWrestling Radio Live we all wear our #SorensenStrong bandanas as we recap the Matteo Pellicone Ranking Series event and discuss how it impacts the 2020 Olympic Team Trials:
  3. Seeding Points For The Olympics After The First Ranking Series Event

    Seeding Points For The Olympics After The First Ranking Series Event

    Jan 18, 2020

    The Olympic Games will be seeded for the second time, and there are three opportunities to earn seeding points. The first of those was this weekend in Rome at the Matteo Pellicone, which concluded earlier today.
  4. 2020 Matteo Pellicone USA Greco-Roman Recap

    2020 Matteo Pellicone USA Greco-Roman Recap

    Jan 17, 2020

    Perhaps it’s still fresh in your mind, not to operate with a grand amount of presumption. 
  5. FRL 447: How Should The NCAA Team Champ Should Be Determined?

    FRL 447: How Should The NCAA Team Champ Should Be Determined?

    Jan 16, 2020

    Episode 447 of FloWrestling Radio Live previews the six Olympic weights for men's freestyle at the Matteo Pellicone Ranking Series event in Rome and debates the merits of switching to a dual meet format to determine the NCAA team champions.
  6. The Top 10 Matches That Could Go Down In Rome

    The Top 10 Matches That Could Go Down In Rome

    Jan 16, 2020

    With 10 weight classes merging down to six, every weight is loaded at the Matteo Pellicone with potential matchups between some of the World’s top guys. Check out the 10 we’re looking forward to most below.
  7. Fix, Gilman, Colon: Three Americans Headline 57kg Matteo Pellicone Field

    Fix, Gilman, Colon: Three Americans Headline 57kg Matteo Pellicone Field

    Jan 15, 2020

    This coming Saturday in Rome 57kg will resemble the hit FX show The Americans. Daton Fix, Thomas Gilman, and Joe Colon will all be in the same weight class on Saturday.
  8. Women's Freestyle Matteo Pellicone UWW Ranking Series Preview

    Women's Freestyle Matteo Pellicone UWW Ranking Series Preview

    Jan 14, 2020

    A total of 45 Senior World/Olympic medalists will be wrestling across the six Olympic weights this week in Rome. So, yeah… you could say it’s going to be pretty awesome.
  9. Live This Week: January 15-19, 2020

    Live This Week: January 15-19, 2020

    Jan 14, 2020

    How does FloWrestling follow up a week with 20 events and 16 D1 duals? With the first ranking series event of 2020, 13 more D1 duals, two elite high school tournaments, and the nation's toughest youth tournament.
  10. 125kg Matteo Pellicone Preview: Makhov, Nelson, Dhesi + 3 World Top 10's

    125kg Matteo Pellicone Preview: Makhov, Nelson, Dhesi + 3 World Top 10's

    Jan 14, 2020

    The 125kg Matteo Pellicone bracket will be small but it has plenty of top talent. With three of the world's top 10 and a handful more high-level competitors, this bracket should be interesting.