Greco-Roman


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of or pertaining to or characteristic of the ancient Greek and Roman cultures

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In a very recent case of Iranian wrestlers' success, last week, teenage Iranian Greco-Roman wrestlers, Amir Reza Dehbozourgi and Shahrokh Mikayeeli managed to grab 2 gold medals in the 2019 cadet World Championships in Bulgaria.
The increase in the medal count this time has reflected the surging confidence levels from India's Greco-Roman wrestlers after the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) sent them abroad for training.
In Greco-Roman, Iran pulled down only a solitary bronze with other wrestlers finishing in fifth place, eighth place and two in ninth place.
Since the information regarding top level Greco-Roman wrestlers is limited (in terms of anthropometric, physical fitness, and lung capacity characteristics), no distinct criterion or norm is available for coaches and athletes to predict competitive success.
Al-Jaish also won the first place in Greco-Roman wrestling with 49 points.
Greco-Roman (n=19, age=23.6 years) and Freestyle (n=17, age=23.7 years) wrestlers from senior national team participated in this study.
To recap, Cuba's Ismael Borrero (http://www.nbcolympics.com/news/ismael-borrero-wins-olympic-gold-medal-59kg-greco-roman-wrestling) defeated Japan's Shinobu Ota 8-0 in the Greco-Roman 59kg Gold Medal Match on Sunday, making Borrero's gold medal the first gold medal win for Cuba in any sport during this year's games.
In the Greco-Roman 71kg division, Egypt's Adham Ahmed Salah finished in seventh place.
devotes a mere four pages of text to theopraxis (i.e., divine acts) in Greco-Roman histories, concluding that "for ancient Greco-Roman historians, history is theology" (33, emphasis original).
Elmurat Tasmuradov of Uzbekistan beat Yuh Won Choi of North Korean to win gold in the Greco-Roman 59kg category at the Asian Wrestling Championships at Aspire yesterday.
This can be called a conference publication, but from an unusually slow-moving conference: the Seminar on Meals in the Greco-Roman World, which convened each year between 2002 and 2010 at the annual meetings of the Society of Biblical Literature.
The national team of Kyrgyzstan has won 3 medals during the First Youth Olympic Games in 2010 in Singapore: gold medal in Greco-Roman wrestling and two bronze medals in judo and Greco-Roman wrestling.
Early Christian ethics in interaction with Jewish and Greco-Roman contexts.
IRAN'S Saeid Morad Abdvali was in tears as his 20-month Greco-Roman winning streak ended in a controversial defeat to defending lightweight champion Steeve Guenot.
ATHLETICS Men's high jump final 7pm Men's discus 7.45pm Women's 100m hurdles 9pm Men's 1500m 9.15pm CYCLING Women's omnium starts 10.19am Women's sprint final 5.26pm Men's Keirin finals 5.50pm DIVING Men's 3m springboard final 7pm EQUESTRIAN Team dressage 10am FOOTBALL Men's semi-final - Mexico v Japan 5pm Korea v Brazil 7.45pm GYMNASTICS Men's parallel bars 2pm Women's beam 2.47pm Men's horizontal bar 3.37pm Women's floor 4.23pm SAILING Men's RS-X 1pm Women's RS-X 2pm SYNCHRONISED SWIMMING Women's duets final 3pm TABLE TENNIS Women's team final 3.30pm TRIATHLON Men's final 11.30am WEIGHTLIFTING Men's +105kg Group A 7pm WRESTLING Men's 66kg Greco-Roman final 7.03pm Men's 96kg Greco-Roman final 7.48pm