Dake sweeps Dieringer in Final X Special Wrestle-Off to win World Team spot at 79 kg
August 17, 2019


ROUND ROCK, Texas – Kyle Dake punched his ticket to the 2019 Senior World Championships after defeating Alex Dieringer in a best-of-three Final X Special Wrestle-Off on Saturday at Round Rock High School. Dake will be the U.S. men’s freestyle representative at 79 kg.

Dake, the reigning World champion, faced perhaps the second-best 79 kg wrestler in the world in Dieringer and swept the series in two matches.