Snyder wins Olympic silver medal, falling to Sadulaev, 6-3 in 97 kg finals, as Team USA ends with nine medals
August 07, 2021


MAKUHARI, Chiba, Japan - 2016 Olympic champion Kyle Snyder (State College, Pa./Nittany Lion WC/Titan Mercury WC) will leave Tokyo with an Olympic silver medal, after losing a competitive battle with 2016 Olympic champion Abdulrashid Sadulaev of the Russian Olympic Committee in the 97 kg finals.

Sadulaev emerged with a 6-3 decision over Snyder, in their third meeting in the finals of a World Championships or Olympic Games.