Coleman Scott captures bronze medal, Tervel Dlagnev 5th at Olympic Games

LONDON – A session that started with three medal hopes for the U.S. ended with one.

American Coleman Scott delivered late in his match to capture an Olympic bronze medal in freestyle wrestling before a sellout crowd of 6,500 fans on Saturday night at ExCeL North Arena 2.

Scott rallied to knock off 2011 World bronze medalist and 2008 Olympic bronze medalist Kenichi Yumoto of Japan 0-1, 3-0, 3-1 in the Olympic bronze-medal match at 60 kg/132 lbs. Continue reading at

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