1. Ohio State Buckeyes wrestler Kyle Snyder to skip season for shot at Olympics

    Ohio State star wrestler Kyle Snyder will redshirt next season in an effort to earn a spot on the U.S. team headed to the 2016 Rio Olympics.

    about 8 days ago | Associated Press
  2. Vizer defiant on World Combat Games despite withdrawals

    The World Combat Games will go ahead next year despite the withdrawal of several sports in protest over the chief organizer's attack on the International Olympic Committee.

    about 49 days ago | Associated Press
  3. Wresting and taekwondo break with SportAccord over IOC criticism

    Wrestling and taekwondo on Monday became the latest sports to cut ties with the umbrella body for international federations after its president launched a scathing attack on the IOC. United World Wrestling and the World Taekwondo Federation announced their split from SportAccord, which represents Olympic and non-Olympic sports.

    about 50 days ago | Associated Press
  4. Ed Ruth, NCAA wrestling champion, signs with Bellator MMA

    Ed Ruth, who's focused on representing the U.S. in the 2016 Olympics as a freestyle wrestler, has signed a multi-fight deal with Bellator MMA.

    about 51 days ago | Brett Okamoto, ESPN.com | ESPN.com
  5. Team USA wrestling team to face Cuban national team in exhibition at Times Square

    The Cuban national wrestling team will face off against the U.S. in an exhibition in New York's Times Square later this month.

    about 58 days ago | Associated Press