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Jordan Burroughs makes Sports Illustrated Twitter 100

By Richard Immel USA Wrestling | Sept. 26, 2013, 5:12 p.m. (ET)
PHOTO: Jordan Burroughs walking to the mat at the 2013 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. Tony Rotundo photo.

Sports Illustrated has released its third annual Twitter 100 list featuring the top sports twitter users of the year.

Three-time World or Olympic Champion wrestler Jordan Burroughs was selected by Sports Illustrated staff members to be on the Twitter 100 list.

Burroughs is fresh off a spectacular performance at the 2013 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary where he won the 74 kg World Championship while competing less than one month after surgery for a broken ankle.

Follow Burroughs on twitter at the handle @alliseeisgold. Burroughs currently has over 83,000 Twitter followers and is one of wrestling strongest social media presences.

The SI Twitter 100 list features some of the top names from the sporting community including top celebrities, athletes and media from across the globe.

To view the complete Sports Illustrated Twitter 100 list visit http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/specials/twitter100/.
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