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Jon Gast column: Wrestling with this decision

12:11 AM, Feb. 20, 2013
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When I read last week of the International Olympic Committee Executive Board's decision to drop wrestling from the Olympic Games beginning in 2020 you could have knocked me over with a feather.

Wrestling is one of the world's oldest sports with a link to the Olympic movement that is so old sports writing was left to the poets and potters, something today's athletes probably wish to revisit.

Wrestling ranks second only to the running race as the Games' oldest forms of competition, having been added in 708 BC after only running races were contested in the first 16 Olympiads. ...

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