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    Video – UWW Roundup: #WrestleWarsaw Poland Open Recap

    The Poland Open had massive implications on the seeds for the Tokyo Olympic Games. On today's show, Eric Olanowski talks about Stevan MICIC 🇷🇸 and Vinesh PHOGAT 🇮🇳 moving into the top seeds at their respective weight classes. He also talks about Aisuluu TYNYBEKOVA 🇰🇬 torching her way to 62kg top seed and Odunayo ADEKUOROYE 🇳🇬 outscoring an Olympic champ and silver medalist 23-0 en route to 57kg gold.Don't miss a move :

    Video – Happy World Refugee Day!

    Today, in cooperation with UNHCR and the International Olympic Committee, United World Wrestling stands together with refugees across the world in raising awareness for those who continue to preserve while searching for a brighter future -- including wrestling’s own Aker AL-OBAIDI. Last week, Al-Obaidi was named to the IOC Refugee Team for the Tokyo Olympic Games. The Iraqi-refugee currently resides and wrestles in Austria and will compete in his first Olympic Games this August. "This is one of the most beautiful moments in my life, said Al-Obaidi. "I am so happy that this dream has come true. I have imagined this situation so many times. Now I will do everything to be well prepared in Tokyo!“ After the announcement, United World Wrestling’s President, Mr. Nenad LALOVIC said, “We are proud of Aker, He has worked hard to achieve his goals on and off the mat. We are in full support of his career and share in his excitement for competing in Tokyo this summer.” To learn more about World Refugee Day, visit:'t miss a move :

    Video – #WrestleWarsaw FS Top Performer: Amir ZARE 🇮🇷

    Zare outscored his three opponents 26-1 en route to winning gold at the Poland Open🇵🇱. He picked up back-to-back 10-0 wins over D. ABDELMOTTALEB 🇪🇬 and O. KOLDOVSKYI 🇺🇦 before plowing through two-time world bronze medalist N. GWIAZDOWSKI 🇺🇸 in the gold-medal match.Zare not only won his second Ranking Series title, but he also earned his spot on Iran’s freestyle Tokyo Olympic team.Zare’s road to #WrestleWarsaw gold: GOLD - df. Nicholas GWIAZDOWSKI 🇺🇸, via cautions Semifinal – df. Oleksandr KOLDOVSKYI 🇺🇦, 10-0 Quarterfinal – df. Diaaeldin ABDELMOTTALEB 🇪🇬, 10-0Don't miss a move :

    Video – #WrestleWarsaw WW Top Performer: Odunayo ADEKUOROYE 🇳🇬

    Adekuoroye was unfazed by her opponent's stardom as she picked up technical superiority wins over Olympic🥇Helen MAROULIS 🇺🇸and Olympic 🥈Valeria KOBLOVA🇷🇺 en route to the 57kg Ranking Series title.Qualification - df. Tetyana KIT 🇺🇦, 10-0 Quarterfinal - df. Helen Louise MAROULIS 🇺🇸, 13-0 Semifinal - df. Valeria KOBLOVA 🇷🇺, 10-0 GOLD - df. Iryna KURACHKINA 🇧🇾, via injury defaultDon't miss a move :

    Video – #WrestleWarsaw GR Top Performer: Islomjon BAKHRAMOV 🇺🇿

    Bakhramov reached his fifth Ranking Series final and added a second title to his resume with a 5-3 win over Ayata SUZUKI (JPN) in the 63kg gold-medal match.Quarterfinal - df. Mairbek SALIMOV 🇵🇱, via fall Semifinal - df. Krisztian KECSKEMETI 🇭🇺, via fall Finals - df. Ayata SUZUKI 🇯🇵, 5-3Don't miss a move :

    Video – Islomjon BAKHRAMOV (UZB) vs. Ayata SUZUKI (JPN)

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