Coon records three-straight falls to land spot in World Championship semifinals
October 27, 2018


BUDAPEST, Hungary – In his Senior World debut, Adam Coon picked up back-to-back-to-back falls to guarantee the U.S. an opportunity to wrestle for a Greco-Roman World medal in Budapest, Hungary.


at Budapest Hungary

U.S. Greco-Roman results
77 kg/169.5 lbs. - Kamal Bey, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Sunkist Kids/OTC)
WIN Ridong Zhang (China), 9-0
WIN Reiner Jimenez Terry (Guatemala), 8-1
LOSS Elvin Mursaliyev (Azerbaijan), 6-2

97 kg/213.75 lbs. - G’Angelo Hancock, Colorado Springs, Colo. (Sunkist Kids)
LOSS Peter Oehler (Germany), 6-3

130 kg/286 lbs. - Adam Coon, Fowlerville, Mich. (New York AC/Michigan RTC)
WIN Rafal Krajewski (Poland), fall 1:54
WIN Lingzhe Meng (China), fall 4:13
WIN Eduard Popp (Germany), fall 2:32
vs. Min-Seok Kim (Korea)