UWW Releases Seeds for Men's Freestyle at the Olympics

Kyle Snyder after winning Olympic gold in 2016 (Photo/Tony Rotundo;

Seeds for Men's Freestyle at the 2020 Olympics

United World Wrestling has announced top-four seeds for each of the six weights for the Olympic Games in Tokyo. Seeds for the other two styles will be forthcoming, as well.

57 kg

1. Stevan Micic (Serbia)

2. Zavur Uguev (Russia)

3. Suleyman Atli (Turkey)

4. Kumar Ravi (India)

65 kg

1. Gadzhimurad Rashidov (Russia)

2. Bajrang Punia (India)

3. Daulet Niyazbekov (Kazakhstan)

4. Ismail Muszukajev (Hungary)

74 kg

1. Frank Chamizo (Italy)

2. Daniyar Kaisanov (Kazakhstan)

3. Zaurbek Sidakov (Russia)

4. Mostafa Hosseinkhani (Iran)

86 kg

1. Hassan Yazdani Charati (Iran)

2. Deepak Punia (India)

3. Myles Amine (San Marino)

4. Artur Naifonov (Russia)

97 kg

1. Abdulrashid Sadulaev (Russia)

2. Kyle Snyder (USA)

3. Alisher Yergali (Kazakhstan)

4. Magomedgadji Nurov (Macedonia)

125 kg

1. Geno Petriashvili (Georgia)

2. Yusup Batirmurzaev (Kazakhstan)

3. Taha Akgul (Turkey)

4. Oleksandr Khotsianivskyi (Ukraine)


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mzendar (1) about 4 months ago
Where is the Magic Man Taylor and Dake???
CoreyCA (1) about 4 months ago
Dake competed at a different weight class all year and Taylor was injured and didn't compete in any ranking series tournaments
DDiehl (1) about 4 months ago
Aleksander Koldovski, UKR, 7th at U23 Worlds; gonna have his hands full fending off Gable Stevenson
CoreyCA (1) about 4 months ago
No guarantee Steveson faces him. Random draw and he cold face Pteriashvili or Akgul first round.
mzendar (1) about 4 months ago
Where can I find the full rankings?