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U.S. faces top international teams in world cup wrestling at Forum
U.S. faces top international teams in world cup wrestling at Forum

Olympic champion Jordan Burroughs will lead the U.S. against the world's top teams in the 2015 Freestyle Wrestling World Cup at the Forum this weekend. Three-time defending champion Iran and current world champion Russia figure to be the favorites, with the Americans, who have finished third for three consecutive years in this international dual meet, hoping to score an upset. "Our team looks really good," Burroughs said. "It's do or die for us this time." The U.S. will face Russia, Cuba and Mongolia in pool play Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning. Iran will compete in the other pool with Turkey, Belarus and Azerbaijan. “Wrestling is an...

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