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Amateur wrestling reinstated for the 2020 Olympics

Seven months after the International Olympic Committee (IOC) shockingly decided to drop amateur wrestling from the 2020 Summer Olympic Games, they've embarrassingly decided today to reinstate it.

IOC DECIDES WRESTLING'S OLYMPIC FATE TODAY

Following the IOC's meeting to determine the fate of wrestling in the Olympics

Olympic Wrestling Lives On

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The IOC has announced that wrestling has made the most recent cut for inclusion in the 2020 games.

D-DAY FOR THE SAVE OLYMPIC WRESTLING MOVEMENT

Step 1 of the process to return wrestling to the Olympics arrives today.

International Olympic Committee drops wrestling for 2020

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In the continued assault on long-standing sports, the International Olympic Committee has removed wrestling from the docket of the 2020 Olympics. The IOC previously dropped baseball and softball...

Should the Olympics ban countries that outlaw gay sex?

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According to the Associated Press, pressure is mounting on the International Olympic Committee to take a stand against institutionalized homophobia: Specifically, activists are asking why the...

Olympics' Women In Sport conference virtually ignores lesbian issues

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The Federation of Gay Games had a couple members at the International Olympic Committee's Women in Sport conference last month. All of them reported on a strange lack of discussion about lesbian...

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Olympic wrestling, don't count it out - Coach Mike

Mike Riordan and Kid Nate discuss the IOC vote that booted wrestling from the 2020 Olympics, what may happen and how FILA got their sport into this terrible position.

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Professional Wrestling as an Olympic Sport?

Fans the world over are angry. The target of their rage is the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for cutting wrestling from the 2020 Summer Games. While there is still a chance mankind's oldest...

More about the Rogge/Costas interview

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The real story that Bob Costas won't discuss -- because NBC invested $900 million in broadcast rights for Beijing and had to deliver a feel-good Olympics for their advertisers -- is the explosive...

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