Transcript for Mortal Combat: Wrestling Gets Axed at Olympics
Surprise decision by the International Olympic Committee wrestling will not be a part of the 20/20 games wrestling has been an Olympic sport since the inaugural -- -- 1896. It is also one of America's most successful sports. A lot of wrestlers and coaches were shocked by today's announcement officials plan to petition to try to get wrestling back into. The 20/20 games.
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