Retherford vs. Diakomihalis set for Labor Day in Wilkes-Barre, Pa.

Zain Retherford and Yianni Diakomihalis have a staredown at Final X: Rutgers (Photo/Tony Rotundo,

The final spot on the U.S. World Team will be decided on Labor Day.

Zain Retherford and Yianni Diakomihalis will wrestle for the World Team spot at 65 kilograms in freestyle on Monday, Sept. 2 at Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Wrestling will begin at 3 p.m. ET.

Retherford will enter the best-of-three series with a 1-0 lead after winning the first match at Final X: Rutgers. The second match, which Retherford initially won, was nullified due to officials improperly allowing a challenge at the conclusion of the match.

The match(es) will be streamed on Ticket information will be released soon.


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DannyClarke (1) about 3 months ago
The second match which *yianni originally won was overturned and changed in Zains favor after the match was over... and then it was overturned again by an arbitrator. Fixed it.