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Russian wrestler gets choked out, still moves on to win gold medal

Mixed martial arts isn't an Olympic sport, but a Russian wrestler found out how a guillotine choke works after he was put to sleep during a match on Monday.And the craziest part is he woke up and came back to win the match before moving onto the finals where he won the gold medal.Roman Vlasov was facing off with Croatian Bozo Starcevic in the semifinals for Greco-Roman wrestling...
Via FOX Sports
August 16, 2016

Russian wrestler gets choked out, still moves on to win gold medal

Mixed martial arts isn't an Olympic sport, but a Russian wrestler found out how a guillotine choke works after he was put to sleep during a match on Monday.And the craziest part is he woke up and came back to win the match before moving onto the finals where he won the gold medal.Roman Vlasov was facing off with Croatian Bozo Starcevic in the semifinals for Greco-Roman wrestling...
Via FOX Sports
August 15, 2016

Bloodied, but not beaten: Roman Vlasov wins 75kg Greco gold

With a cut above his eye opening up, Russian wrestler Roman Vlasov powered through the 75kg Greco-Roman Gold Medal Match to beat Denmark's Mark Madsen 5-1 and win his second straight Olympic title.
Via CSN Chicago
August 14, 2016

Bloodied, but not beaten: Roman Vlasov wins 75kg Greco gold

With a cut above his eye opening up, Russian wrestler Roman Vlasov powered through the 75kg Greco-Roman Gold Medal Match to beat Denmark's Mark Madsen 5-1 and win his second straight Olympic title.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
August 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Roman Vlasov gets choked out, still wins wrestling match

Reigning Olympic champion Roman Vlasov of Russia won his semifinal match against Croatia's Bozo Starcevic despite appearing to pass out from a chokehold at the end of the first period. The victory moved Vlasov into the final round of the 75kg Greco-Roman wrestling tournament.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
August 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Roman Vlasov gets choked out, still wins wrestling match

Reigning Olympic champion Roman Vlasov of Russia won his semifinal match against Croatia's Bozo Starcevic despite appearing to pass out from a chokehold at the end of the first period. The victory moved Vlasov into the final round of the 75kg Greco-Roman wrestling tournament.
Via CSN Chicago
August 14, 2016

What to know for Day 1 of wrestling

The first day of wrestling at the Rio Games will feature two Greco-Roman weight classes (59kg, 75kg). Below you'll find information about the entrants, brackets, schedule and live stream links. The 59kg field includes the past three world champions in Greco-Roman's lightest weight class, including current No. 1 Ismael Borrero of Cuba. The 75kg class is even more credentialed, with...
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
August 13, 2016  |  Discuss

What to know for Day 1 of wrestling

The first day of wrestling at the Rio Games will feature two Greco-Roman weight classes (59kg, 75kg). Below you'll find information about the entrants, brackets, schedule and live stream links. The 59kg field includes the past three world champions in Greco-Roman's lightest weight class, including current No. 1 Ismael Borrero of Cuba. The 75kg class is even more credentialed, with...
Via CSN Chicago
August 13, 2016

Russia, Germany win world championships

Russia's Roman Vlasov and German Frank Staebler won titles Monday in the opening session of the wrestling world championships in Las Vegas. Staebler defeated Korea's Ryu Han-Soo at 66 kilograms (145 pounds), and Vlasov beat Denmark's Mark Madsen at 75 kilograms (165 pounds). Top-ranked Armenian Artur Aleksanyan beat Iran's Ghasem Rezaei 3-0 in 98 kilograms (215 pounds) to win the...
Via Associated Press
September 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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