USA Wrestling plans to send team to Freestyle World Cup in Kermanshah, Iran, Feb. 16-17
January 30, 2017


USA Wrestling plans to send an official delegation to participate in the Freestyle World Cup, set for Feb. 16-17 in Kermanshah, Iran. This is the annual World dual meet championship for men’s freestyle wrestling and one of the most prestigious competitions each year in international wrestling.

“This tour continues a long history of goodwill and cooperation between the United States and Iran through wrestling, which is an impressive example of diplomacy between the people of these nations through sport. This is an important international competition, and we look forward to competing against the World’s best wrestling teams,” said Rich Bender, USA Wrestling Executive Director.