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Wrestling eyes women's additions

Updated: August 10, 2012, 1:45 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- Wrestling's governing body wants the number of women's weight categories at the Olympics to increase from four to seven by the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games.

Raphael Martinetti, president of the International Federation of Associated Wrestling Styles, said Friday the International Olympic Committee previously rejected adding three women's divisions.

Martinetti said the IOC doesn't want to go beyond 10,000 athletes for the Olympics. But he said his group will begin a push in ...

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