The difficulty of being Bobby Lashley
The rules for inducting or grooming prizefighters don't apply to amateur wrestlers. Amateur wrestlers are savages who have spent their adolescence mastering a significant portion of mixed martial arts. As early as 1994 and as late as 2009 -- when 1-0 FILA champion Joe Warren beat 21-2 "Kid" Yamamoto -- wrestlers have had the unique ability to literally walk off a wrestling mat and into a ring without embarrassment.
This expectation has created a lot of confusion around ...
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