Cox comes up clutch to win bronze, Dlagnev finishes fifth at Olympic Games

RIO DE JANEIRO – The next young U.S. superstar has arrived. 21-year-old J’den Cox proved to the World he belonged and claimed an Olympic bronze medal on Saturday night. Staring down Cox in his bronze medal match was the formidable three-time World medalist Reineris Salas Perez of Cuba who entered… Continue reading

World champion Snyder, along with Molinaro, get draws for final day of Olympic freestyle on Sunday

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – 2015 World champion Kyle Snyder (Woodbine, Md./Titan Mercury WC/Ohio RTC) at 97 kg/213 lbs. as well as Frank Molinaro (State College, Pa./Nittany Lion WC) at 65 kg/143 lbs. have weighed in and received their first round draws for the Olympic Games. They will compete in… Continue reading

Cox and Dlagnev qualify for bronze medal match at Olympic Games

RIO DE JANEIRO – Americans J’den Cox and Tervel Dlagnev both won two matches in the opening session of men’s freestyle on Saturday and qualified for bronze medal matches at the Olympic Games. Both Cox and Dlagnev suffered gutting defeats in the semifinal round to world-class competitors. Standing opposite Cox… Continue reading

Two-time Olympian Dlagnev, along with Cox, get draws for Olympic men’s freestyle on Saturday

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – The United States brought two-time Olympian Tervel Dlagnev (Columbus, Ohio/Sunkist Kids/Ohio RTC) at 125 kg/275 lbs. and first-time Olympian J’den Cox (Columbia. Mo./Titan Mercury WC/Missouri WF) at 86 kg/189 lbs. Dlagnev and Cox have weighed in and received their first round draws for the Olympic… Continue reading