Mohammad Mohammadian made a name for himself by winning gold at the 2020 Matteo Pellicone after pinning Kyle Snyder in the quarterfinals. He recently qualified a spot at the Tokyo Games at 97kg for the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Worlds Team Race Breakdown: USA vs Iran, Who Has The Advantage?
Sep 2, 2022Team USA narrowly edged Iran last year for second place at the World Championships, but with Russia not competing at this year’s World Championships, the United States and Iran are slated for an epic battle to claim the title of World champions. Seven of last year’s 10 World Team members return for Team USA and eight of Iran’s return, so who’s got the advantage?
97kg 2022 World Championship Preview: Snyder vs Mohammadian Rematch Awaits
Aug 20, 2022Kyle Snyder will represent Team USA for the 8th straight time at 97kg at the world championships and is looking to win his 8th straight medal. Check out a preview and predictions below of the entire 97kg field looking to challenge Snyder before they take the mat in Belgrade, Serbia on September 17-18.
Top Wrestlers At The 2022 Asian Championships - Men's Freestyle
Apr 16, 2022The 2022 Asian Championships will be held in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia from April 19-24 with some of the best wrestlers in the world taking the mat across all three styles. In this article, we’ll break down some of the top wrestlers to watch in men’s freestyle who will compete on Saturday, April 23, and Sunday, April 24.
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.
97kg Olympic Preview - Will Kyle Snyder Take Out Sadulaev For Olympic Gold?
Jul 8, 2021UPDATE: We now have Kyle Snyder's Olympic bracket. Read our breakdown of his draw, then dive into everything you need to know about the field in this preview.
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.
How The Asian Qualifier Influenced Team USA
Apr 14, 2021The Asian Olympic Games Qualifier went down over the weekend in Almaty, Kazakhstan. 2 Olympic qualifying spots were on the line for the finalists at each weight. This was also the last continental qualifier before the “Last Chance” tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria May 6th-9th where the final two Olympic spots will be determined.