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  1. Projecting The 2022 World Team Trials Seeds

    Projecting The 2022 World Team Trials Seeds

    May 13, 2022

    The 2022 World Team Trials are set to go down in Coralville, Iowa May 21-22. This tournament will set the top two wrestlers at every weight who will wrestle-off for the world team spot in June at Final X. Seeds for the trials likely won't be released until a few days prior to the tournament, but because of its importance, we decided to predict what the top 7-8 seeds at each weight will look like. Take a look at those projections for men's freestyle below.
  2. US Open Men's Freestyle Cheat Sheet

    US Open Men's Freestyle Cheat Sheet

    Apr 25, 2022

    In which we provide a quick guide to the men's freestyle weight classes at the USMC US Open.
  3. Junior & Senior Nationals Registrations Are Getting Tough

    Junior & Senior Nationals Registrations Are Getting Tough

    Apr 28, 2021

    Junior and Senior Nationals are a few days away, and registrations are looking solid. Take a look at everyone who's registered to compete for spots on the Junior World Team or in the Senior World Team Trials.
  4. Contenders And Sleepers: The 2021 Last Chance Qualifier Preview

    Contenders And Sleepers: The 2021 Last Chance Qualifier Preview

    Mar 25, 2021

    The last step before the 2021 Olympic Trials: the 2021 Last Chance US Olympic Trials Qualifier! The top two wrestlers at each weight will qualify for the Olympic Trials on April 2-3. Before you dismiss any of these guys take a look at the registration list and remember that in 2017 Thomas Gilman went from last chance qualifier to World silver. Nothing is impossible!
  5. Last Chance Olympic Trials Qualifier Registrations Are Loaded

    Last Chance Olympic Trials Qualifier Registrations Are Loaded

    Mar 24, 2021

    With the Olympic Trials just two weeks away, there is only one remaining opportunity for athletes to qualify. The Last Chance Olympic Trials Qualifier goes down March 26-27, and the registration list is stacked with talent. Check out all the competitors currently registered to compete in Fort Worth.
  6. 149 Is A Messy But Brutally Deep Weight At Big Tens

    149 Is A Messy But Brutally Deep Weight At Big Tens

    Mar 5, 2021

    With Sammy Sasso leading the pack of 10 nationally ranked wrestlers, not including freshman hammer Beau Bartlett, 149 is a brutally deep weight with a lot of possible outcomes.  While the action is live on the Big Ten Network, we'll be breaking it down from Flo HQ on a watch party. Here's everything you need to know about this 184 lbs bracket.
  7. Complete America's Cup Preview

    Complete America's Cup Preview

    Feb 6, 2021

    On February 10 and 11, many of the nation's top freestylers and a few high level Canadian wrestlers will meet in a six-team dual tournament. Day 1 will feature two pools which will set the stage for a bracketed tournament that will take place on day 2. Here's a rundown of what to expect from this event.
  8. Jordan Burroughs vs David Taylor Card By The Numbers

    Jordan Burroughs vs David Taylor Card By The Numbers

    Jan 5, 2021

    When Jordan Burroughs and David Taylor headline the January 9 card, they'll be joined by a number of incredibly credentialed athletes. The number of accolades this group has collected are staggering. Check out the stack of credentials earned by Saturday night's competitors.
  9. Bader Show: John Clark & Pat Lugo

    Bader Show: John Clark & Pat Lugo

    Dec 29, 2020

    Bader and Bray talk with Sacred Heart head coach John Clark at the start of the NCAA season and Hawkeye Wrestling Club's Pat Lugo before his Jan 9 match with James Green.
  10. Full Jordan Burroughs vs David Taylor Card Set For Jan 9

    Full Jordan Burroughs vs David Taylor Card Set For Jan 9

    Dec 28, 2020

    Five-time World and Olympic champion Jordan Burroughs returns to the mat as he takes on 2018 World champion and two-time Hodge Trophy Award winner David Taylor in one of the biggest matches in US wrestling history. The undercard will feature five excellent matches headlined by a battle of World champions in Tamyra Mensah-Stock and Adeline Gray. The following is listed in match order
  11. 150-Pound 8-Man Challenge Match Notes

    150-Pound 8-Man Challenge Match Notes

    Dec 18, 2020

    We're in fabulous Dell Diamond, home of the Round Round Express, and tonight only, the FloWrestling 150-Pound 8-Man Challenge! We're going to bring you all the action in real time with live updates! 
  12. It's Wagering Time! 150lb 8-Man Challenge Betting Odds

    It's Wagering Time! 150lb 8-Man Challenge Betting Odds

    Dec 15, 2020

    It's time to find your nearest and dearest pals and place some friendly wagerers on the 150-pound 8-Man Challenge. Or find a bookie and make some illegal bets. We're not the police, go live your life. Just please do it safely and responsibly!
  13. 150lb 8-Man: By The NCAA Numbers

    150lb 8-Man: By The NCAA Numbers

    Dec 15, 2020

    The seven former collegiate athletes in the FloWrestling 150-Pound 8-Man Challenge have used up all their NCAA eligibility, and are thus able to rake in the filthy lucre up for grabs at the event. Those collegiate careers were quite impressive, however, and deserve a little extra shine before the wrestlers take the mat on Friday with nearly $60,000 in total prize money on the line.
  14. Complete Preview - FloWrestling 8-Man Challenge: 150 lbs

    Complete Preview - FloWrestling 8-Man Challenge: 150 lbs

    Dec 14, 2020

    On Friday, December 18, eight of the toughest 150-pounders around will collide in a tournament with nearly $60,000 in total payouts where the winner takes home a $25,000 check. The event is made even better by two incredible women's matches: Jacarra Winchester vs Lauren Louive and Amy Fearnside vs Tiare Ikei. Here's everything you need to know.
  15. Every 8-Man Competitor's Record Against The Field

    Every 8-Man Competitor's Record Against The Field

    Dec 11, 2020

    While some of the 150-lb 8-Man competitors are quite familiar with each other, a lot of first-time matchups could go down. Below is a list, in order of seed, with each athlete's overall record against their competition and each individual record. A * next to a name/record indicates the match was in folkstyle.