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USA Wrestling to broadcast all matches of 2014 Men's Freestyle World Cup

By Richard Immel USA Wrestling | March 14, 2014, 6:38 p.m. (ET)
 
 2014 Men's Freestyle World Cup held at The Forum
in Los Angeles on March 15-16.
Tony Rotundo/WrestlersAreWarriors.com Photo

USA Wrestling will broadcast the 2014 Men’s Freestyle World Cup held at The Fabulous Forum in Los Angeles, Calif. on March 15-16 in its entirety.

The video stream for the World Cup will be free of charge and hosted directly on TheMat.com, the official website of USA Wrestling. Every match from every dual can be seen on the USA Wrestling live stream of this event. The stream will also be provided by FILA.

The first and third place matches will also be broadcast on Universal Sports Network on Monday, March 24 at 8:00 p.m. EDT.

There will be two sessions of wrestling action each day of the Freestyle World Cup. On Saturday, March 15, there will be sessions held at 11:00 a.m. PDT and 5:30 p.m. PDTOn Sunday, March 16, the first session is at 11:00 a.m. PDT, with the First Place and Third Place Championship Duals set for 5:00 p.m. PDT.

The World Cup will feature seven World Champions in the field including American star, two-time World Champion and Olympic Champion Jordan Burroughs.

Of the teams entered in the 2014 Freestyle World Cup, the United States has won 13 team titles, with Russia winning six and Iran claiming four. The nation with the most World Cup titles is the former Soviet Union with 15 titles. The World Cup has been held annually since 1973, when it was founded in Toledo, Ohio.

Do not miss a minute of the action from Los Angeles as the world’s greatest wrestlers give it their all for team and country as the strive to be the best in the world.

Join the World Cup conversation on social media using the hashtag #WorldCupLA.

For a full broadcasting schedule of the 2014 Men’s Freestyle World Cup go to http://www.teamusa.org/USA-Wrestling/Features/2014/March/14/2014-Mens-Freestyle-World-Cup-Schedule.


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