Geno Petriashvilli is a Georgian freestyle wrestler competing at 125 kg. He is a three-time World Champion (2017 - 2019), Tokyo Olympics silver medalist, and Rio Olumpics bronze medalist. Gable Stevenson secured a last second takedown to beat Petriashvilli at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Petriashvilli continued to display his strength with a silver medal finish at the 2021 Oslo World Championships.
Team USA Men's Freestyle Updates At The 2022 World Championships
Sep 18, 2022It's all about the team race: USA vs Iran! It's party time in Belgrade, let's go!
The Biggest Men's Freestyle Rivalries We Want Renewed At Worlds
Sep 7, 2022One of the best things about the World Championships is that it increases the chances that you'll get to see the renewal of some of the raddest international rivalries in the sport of wrestling. And what's cooler than sports rivalries? Not much if we're being honest.
125kg 2022 World Championships Preview: Zillmer's Tough Road To A Medal
Aug 22, 2022Hayden Zillmer will be Team USA’s representative at 125kg at the 2022 Senior World Championships. Zillmer will take the mat September 15-16 in Belgrade, Serbia against a field that includes 3 past world champions. Check out a full preview of this loaded weight below to see a breakdown of the projected seeds, the favorites, and all the top challengers at 125kg.
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.
Olympic Games Expectations Vs Reality
Aug 8, 2021What an insane Olympic Games.
Dake, Steveson, & Winchester Receive Olympic Draws
Aug 4, 2021There are no easy draws for Team USA on day 5 of Olympic wrestling in Tokyo, but World champs Kyle Dake and Jacarra Winchester and multiple time age level World champ Gable Steveson are certainly capable of adding to the US medal count. Here's what they'll be up against tomorrow.
Tokyo Olympic Wrestling Betting Odds Breakdown
Jul 17, 2021Barstool just put out Olympic betting odds for every wrestling weight class being contested at Tokyo. They are the most comprehensive odds we've seen (if you know of others, please let me know!) which lends itself to careful analysis in our quest to find wagering value.
Cadet Worlds = NCAA Champs And Olympians
Jul 14, 2021The 2021 Cadet World Championships will go down in Budapest, Hungary July 19-25. Team USA has sent a team to Cadet Worlds every year since 2011. In this article, we’ll take a look back at Cadet Worlds since 2011 to see USA’s best performances. We’ll also explore how the best countries fared at Cadet Worlds during this time and highlight this year’s Tokyo Olympians performances.
How Top International Stars Have Fared At The Cadet World Championships
Jul 10, 2021Russia’s Gadzhimurad Rashidov has put on a few pounds — or kilograms — in the last decade years and he’s piled up a stack of international wrestling medals at 61 kilos.
Challengers To Team USA On Display At The Continentals
Apr 22, 2021Both the Asian and European Championships went down over the past week. In men’s freestyle, 4 world champions and over 20 Olympians competed in the continentals. In case you missed some of the action, here are a few major takeaways and how they might influence Team USA this August in Tokyo.
European Championships Preview
Apr 19, 2021The European Championships start Monday, April 19th with Men’s Freestyle and will be a preview of at least 16 Olympians. Those who are not qualified will use this as a tune-up for the Last Chance Qualifier in Bulgaria in early May. The tournament will be split into two days of competition for each weight.