Two USA vs. Russia duals will be streamed LIVE this weekend on FlowrestlingUSA Wrestling and Flowrestling are providing LIVE streaming coverage of the USA vs Russia duals this Saturday and Sunday!
The first USA vs. Russia dual is at Shenendahowa High School in Clifton Park, N.Y. on Saturday, November 16. The event starts with two international women’s freestyle matches between the USA and Canada at 2:45 p.m. ET, followed by the USA vs. Russia dual at 3:00 p.m. ET
The second USA vs. Russia dual is at Bartels Hall on the campus of Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y. on Sunday, November 17, starting at 1:00 p.m. ET
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Flowresting will have Matt Schultz doing play by play along with Richard Immel of USA Wrestling, with Christian Pyles doing interviews.
The USA team in Clifton Park is led by Olympian Sam Hazewinkel at 55 kg/121 lbs., 2013 World Team member Keith Gavin at 84 kg/185 lbs. and 2011 World Team member Nick Simmons at 60 kg/132 lbs. The event marks the Senior debut of 2013 Cadet World champion Aaron Pico at 66 kg/145.5 lbs.
The Ithaca dual will feature three past stars from Cornell, four-time NCAA champion Kyle Dake at 74 kg/163 lbs., NCAA champion Cam Simaz at 96 kg/211.5 lbs. and All-American Frank Perrelli at 55 kg/121 lbs. Past NCAA champions Kellen Russell of Michigan at 66 kg/145.5 lbs. and Zach Rey of Lehigh at 120 kg/264.5 lbs. are also on the USA team.
The Russian team showcased in both duals is coming off a strong showing at the New York AC International in New York this past weekend, led by champion Aleksandr Bogomoev at 60 kg/132 lbs., runners-up Omak Syuryun at 55 kg/121 lbs., Alibeggediz Emeev at 66 kg/145.5 lbs., Boris Makoev at 74 kg/163 lbs. and Vladislav Gabareev at 84 kg/185 lbs. plus bronze medalist Aleksandr Kusraev at 120 kg/264.5 lbs.
The Clifton Park dual is following a youth clinic featuring members of the Penn State University coaching staff. Ticket prices are $50 to attend both the clinic and the dual and $20 to attend the dual only. For more information and to order tickets, please visit journeymenwrestling.com.
Prior to the Ithaca dual, two-time World Champion and Olympic Champion Jordan Burroughs will be hosting a meet and greet, and there will also be a free clinic, starting at 10:00 a.m. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $15 for chair back seating. Tickets can be purchased online at cornellbigredtickets.com.
USA vs. RUSSIA DUAL MEET
At Clifton Park, N.Y., Saturday, November 16
59 kg/130 lbs. – Jenna Burkert (USA) vs. Michelle Fazzari (Canada)
65 kg/143 lbs. – Alexis Porter (USA) vs. Keagin Collie (Canada)
55 kg/121 lbs. – Sam Hazewinkel (USA) vs. Omak Syuryun (Russia)
60 kg/132 lbs. – Nick Simmons (USA) vs. Aleksandr Bogomoev (Russia)
66 kg/145.5 lbs. – Aaron Pico (USA) vs. Alibeggediz Emeev (Russia)
74 kg/163 lbs. – Moza Fay (USA) vs. Boris Makoev (Russia)
84 kg/185 lbs. – Keith Gavin (USA) vs. Vladislav Gabaraev (Russia)
96 kg/211.5 lbs. – Dustin Kilgore (USA) vs. Georgii Gogaev (Russia)
120 kg/264.5 lbs. – Tyrell Fortune (USA) vs. Aleksandr Kusraev (Russia)
USA vs. RUSSIA DUAL MEET
At Ithaca, N.Y., Sunday, November 17
55 kg/121 lbs. – Frank Perrelli (USA) vs. Omak Syuryun (Russia)
60 kg/132 lbs. – Jimmy Kennedy (USA) vs. Aleksandr Bogomoev (Russia)
66 kg/145.5 lbs. – Kellen Russell (USA) vs. Alibeggediz Emeev (Russia)
74 kg/163 lbs. – Kyle Dake (USA) vs. Boris Makoev (Russia)
84 kg/185 lbs. – Clayton Foster (USA) vs. Vladislav Gabaraev (Russia)
96 kg/211.5 lbs. – Cam Simaz (USA) vs. Georgii Gogaev (Russia)
120 kg/264.5 lbs. – Zach Rey (USA) vs. Aleksandr Kusraev (Russia)