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#1 pamela

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Posted 13 February 2018 - 06:49 AM

Was there ever any word on Ringer's no-show at Yarygin? It looks like he'll be competing at the Ukrainian International/Wrestlers & Coaches Memorial Tournament in Kiev, UKR Feb 23-25 - I guess he won bronze at this last year? 

 

Not sure who else is going. Does anyone know?

 

https://unitedworldw...oaches-memorial



#2 Shiraz123

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Posted 13 February 2018 - 07:32 AM

There is a decent Iran team going to this. 



#3 rpm002

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Posted 13 February 2018 - 08:08 AM

Wonder if Graff might show up at the Ukraine event?  Was surprised he wasn't going to Cuba.  Don't believe he has competed since Medved in September.



#4 pamela

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Posted 14 February 2018 - 03:37 AM

Nice - who is Iran sending?

People on social media were surprised that Ringer wasn't going to Cuba, too. Maybe it's related to the administration's renewed travel restrictions to Cuba? I dunno.

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Posted 14 February 2018 - 05:45 AM

Nice - who is Iran sending?

People on social media were surprised that Ringer wasn't going to Cuba, too. Maybe it's related to the administration's renewed travel restrictions to Cuba? I dunno.

 

There are no shortage of US wrestlers going to Cuba, so I doubt that is it.  https://www.teamusa....nma-Cup-in-Cuba



#6 pamela

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Posted 14 February 2018 - 06:22 AM

Thanks! WOW, that really is a huge group going:

This six-day event will feature 13 Greco-Roman wrestlers, two women’s freestyle wrestlers and 30 men’s freestyle wrestlers from USA Wrestling.

The article says that Dieringer is going to Cuba though, so maybe the list has changed a bit. I think James Green, Victoria Anthony and Helen Maroulis are going to Kiev. I think I saw that JG and Victoria won last year and Helen took the bronze. I don't remember who else.

#7 rpm002

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Posted 16 February 2018 - 08:07 AM

Here's the list for Ukraine. Tons of guys going there too.  https://www.teamusa....nding-Ukrainian



#8 pamela

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Posted 16 February 2018 - 10:03 AM

What a delegation - it's great that our wrestlers are getting out there and competing!

 

Looks like we'll get to see J'Den Cox at his new weight. I was also surprised to see Mega because I didn't know he was still wrestling, but also that he's registered for 61kg! 



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Posted 16 February 2018 - 10:23 AM

Yes, good to see Megaludis will be back in action.  He was doing really well up until the World Team Trials, where he just didn't look like himself.  


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#10 pamela

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Posted 16 February 2018 - 10:30 AM

Yah, I had no idea he was still training. I hope he's put on some size - my initial reaction was that he might be too small for 61kg.



#11 wrestfan

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Posted 17 February 2018 - 06:45 AM

Nice - who is Iran sending?

 

This is their original list, and I assume we won't have any change

 

65 Esmaeilpour, Biabani

74 Rashidi, Teymouri

79 Hassantabar, Motaghinia

86 Ghasempour

92 Shahbazi, Mohebbi

125 Ghasemi, Mohebbi

 

edit. the list is final, I removed few names.


Edited by wrestfan, 18 February 2018 - 04:43 AM.





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