Scott, Dlagnev to wrestle for bronze, Herbert needs two wins for bronze at Olympics

LONDON – The U.S. bolted out to a fast start a day after Jordan Burroughs won a gold medal, but three Americans will now hope to battle back for bronze medals at the Olympic Games.

Americans Coleman Scott and Tervel Dlagnev will wrestle for bronze medals on Saturday night after suffering semifinals losses in freestyle wrestling before a sellout crowd of 6,500 fans at ExCeL North Arena 2.

Teammate Jake Herbert needs two wins to earn bronze after dropping a controversial decision to Azerbaijan’s Sharif Sharifov in the quarterfinals. Continue reading at www.themat.com

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