Diakomihalis advances to finals, LaMont and Flaharty to wrestle for bronze in Poland
August 03, 2019


Warsaw, Poland- On the second day of wrestling, the lone U.S. men’s freestyle competitor in the Ziolkowski Memorial, Yianni Diakomihalis made the tournament finals. Diakomihalis has looked dominant thus far, winning his opening match 10-0 over Shaohua Yuan of China and following it up with an 11-0 victory over Sayatbek Okasov of Kazakhstan. In the semifinals he received a forfeit over Hungary’s Ismael Musukaev, a wrestler he defeated by disqualification at the Yasar Dogu after trailing 9-0, last month. Diakomihalis will face Ukraine’s Gor Ogannesyan in the finals.