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IOC Drops Wrestling From 2020 Olympics

PUBLISHED BY: SURENDER KUMAR
FEBRUARY 12, 2013

   
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 IOC Drops Wrestling From 2020 Olympics

 

In a big setback for the Indian wrestlers, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has dropped wrestling from the 2020 Olympics.



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In a surprise decision, however, the IOC has decided to retain modern pentathlon. The IOC board reviewed the 26 sports on the current Olympic programme. Taking one sport off allows the IOC to add a new one to the programme.

 




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