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Synonyms for grappler

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Amit versus Radoslav had all the trappings of a thriller as both the grapplers were not in a mood to give up.
Featuring the grapplers that put wrestling on the map, Legends of Wrestling is scheduled for release later this year.
The 66- kg grappler fought injuries and a bad patch last year to qualify for London with a gold medal at the World Qualifying tournament in Taiyuan in May this year.
But doubts remained over whether his champ's fight with another ageing grappler Ric Flair was for real - or yet another wrestling stunt.
The "Battle Royal" tests opponents' skills -- each time a wrestler is defeated a new grappler runs in to take his place.
The grappler first fell in love with the sport when he was 12.
He risked life and limb a year later to become Ireland's first grappler at the world sumo championships.
THE Lib Dems will face a dilemma if spirited green grappler Chris Huhne pips favourite Nick Clegg to the top job.
GRAPPLER Geeta proved to be the toast of the huge crowd at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium on Thursday.
The 6ft 6in redheaded Irish wrestler has spent the last six months knocking seven bells out of every top grappler in Europe.
Former grappler Peter Thornley is locked in a legal tussle with neighbour Amanda Randall.
Suman prevailed over another Kazakh grappler Olga Kalinina to win the medal in the 63kg category.
The ponytailed grappler lost a battle with cancer, his family said yesterday.
THE wrestler husband and stepson of top British woman grappler Sweet Saraya have been arrested on suspicion of falsely imprisoning her.
JUDO: Bonnyrigg grappler Graeme Randall last night became the first British man since Neil Adams in 1981 to win the world title.