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02-12-2013, 02:40 PM
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has announced that wrestling has been dropped from the Olympics, starting at the 2020 Games. The decision was made by secret ballot on Tuesday in Lausanne, Switzerland, where officials are talking about how to "streamline" the event. Wrestling has roots in the original Greek games and has been part of the event since 1896. IOC spokesman Mark Adams said: "This is a process of renewing and renovating the program for the Olympics. In the view of the exec...

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