There's a lot of wrestling news out there you don't normally see, because it's not really centralized, so that's where the Mat Talk Online Daily Wrestling News has come into play. Each day, content is curated and put together for a morning e-mail newsletter that will arrive at approximately 6 a.m. Central at least five days a week. Not interested in getting another e-mail? Read the news you might have missed from around the world. Some news might be related to other sports but has a connection to wrestling, that's why you'll sometimes see those here as well. 

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Wrestlers Ravi, Deepak's Olympic preparations in doldrums | More sports News – Times of India

Olympic-bound freestyle wrestlers, Ravi Dahiya and Deepak Punia's preparations have suffered as the duo is stuck in Warsaw in Poland.

2021 Women's Collegiate All-Americans: Who placed in Fargo? | Rokfin

As college women's programs approach 100, we have individual championships in two divisions. The NAIA is at invitational status, while NCAA schools compete at the National Collegiate Women's Wrestling Championships.

74kg U – What Colleges Have Been The Best At 74kg? – FloWrestling

Kyle Dake will represent the United States at the Olympics at the 74kg weight class this August in Tokyo. Leading up to the Olympic Games, we’ll be exploring what colleges contribute the most World/Olympic team members and medals by weight class.

Cleveland's Higher Calling Youth Wrestling Coach Bosken Wins 2021 National AAU Coach of the Year | National News |

Higher Calling Youth Wrestling gives young wrestlers of all skill levels, grades K through 8, a chance to learn the essentials of practice and competition. The goal of the program is to train and maintain the highest-quality athletes to help continue the finest wrestling program in Tennessee.

Stories of Honor: Lt. Col. Shawn Budke was a state wrestling champ for Helena High School | Local |

Lt. Col. Shawn Budke (retired) served 21 years in the military, with some of the U.S. Army’s more legendary outfits. Among them were the 1st Infantry Division, known as “The Big Red One;” the 1st Armored Division; and Montana’s own National Guard 163rd Division.

Former Newman stand-out leads women's wrestling program in Ottawa – Newman Today

Newman University alumnus and former wrestling stand-out Dalton Weidl recently started his new role as head women’s wrestling coach at Ottawa University in Ottawa, Kansas.

Hoke County leading fight for girls' wrestling in North Carolina – The Fayetteville Observer

The Hoke County girls’ wrestling team members gathered in their high school gym last week to load up for the long ride to Kernersville, where they’d fight for unofficial individual state championships against more than 120 other girls from across North Carolina.

Former King wrestler excited for her Olympic debut | WCYB

Sarah Hildebrandt will make her Olympic debut later this summer in Tokyo.

Fresno, CA retired coach says Fresno State should add sports | The Fresno Bee

A direct answer to your editorial “Fresno State wrestling program’s legacy?” Whatever the reasons for eliminating the teams, there is unmatched value in reinstating the men’s wrestling team along with the other sports the school was forced to cut: men’s tennis and women’s lacrosse.

Mitchell Oakley: Keeping up with the grands with technology | Editorials |

Unfortunately, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) apparently did not plan arrangements for live streaming the wrestling event on Saturday. I was disappointed as a grandparent, so my only option was to depend on my daughter to keep me up-to-date and go to the Trackwrestling website in an effort to see the results.

Girls wrestling gets its own state championships next year – Oak Park

Girls wrestling is a sport that has seen a significant increase in participation over the last few years in Illinois, so much that the Illinois High School Association has approved a state series that begins next year.

St. Mary’s grad Nicholas Da Silva eager for return to wrestling mat |

Nicholas Da Silva left everything on the mat at the all-Ontario high school wrestling championship.


Of the climbing variety, or ANY variety of footwear, actually. It’s a sharp looking, stylish crew of assassins that Coaches Terry Steiner, Clarrisa Chun and Jessica Medina have helped assemble and fine tune for Tokyo.

Bill Tate Sr. Induction to National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum – The Predicament

Bill Tate Sr. Acceptance Speech

#247 Ivan Delchev Ivanov – 5x Bulgarian National Champion | Wrestling Changed My Life Podcast

Ivan Delchev Ivanov is a 5x Bulgarian National Champion who currently runs a wrestling academy in the Greater Omaha Nebraska / Council Bluffs Iowa (The Best Wrestler) regions. Ivan competed for the Bulgarian national team in 1993 and 1994, and before that attended sports school in Bulgaria throughout the 80’s.

USA Wrestling Summer Series: 29 sanctioned events, clinics and camps through Labor Day (as of June 28) –

Check out the USA Wrestling Summer Series. Each week this summer, USA Wrestling will update its list of sanctioned events, clinics and camps being held around the United States. For those looking for a chance to compete or to train, there will be a variety of opportunities available.

USA Wrestling announces partnership with LevelChanger –

USA Wrestling, the national governing body for wrestling in the United States, is pleased to announce a multi-year partnership with LevelChanger, which will serve as the digital scoring sponsor of USA Wrestling.

Riley Lefever Named Indiana Wrestling Assistant Coach – Indiana University Athletics

IU head coach Angel Escobedo has announced the addition of four-time national champion Riley Lefever as an assistant coach for the Indiana wrestling program.

Navid Afkari: Executed Iranian wrestling star's voice is ‘everywhere now' – CNN

It was the worst news that anybody could have woken up to; as Sardar Pashaei reached for his phone one morning in September, he knew immediately that something terrible had happened. 

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