Jordan Burroughs elected chair of United World Wrestling Athletes Commission

CORSIER-SUR-VEVEY (September 11) – United World Wrestling has announced seven new members of the organization’s Athletes Commission. The wrestlers were voted onto the commission by their fellow athletes at the 2017 Senior World Wrestling championships last month in Paris. In the commission’s first act, four-time world champion and 2012 Olympic champion Jordan BURROUGHS was selected to chair…

Burroughs comments on Olympic tournament

Jordan Burroughs came into the 2016 Rio Olympics the favorite to win the 74 kilogram weight class. Not only had Burroughs won the 2012 Olympic Games, but he had also won two of the last three World Championships. It was a big surprise then with this year not only did Burroughs get knocked out of…