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Wrestling Wins IOC Vote for Place in 2020 Olympics

By: The Associated Press
By: The Associated Press

Wrestling has been reinstated for the 2020 Olympics, seven months after losing its spot.

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Wrestling has been reinstated for the 2020 Olympics, seven months after losing its spot.

It beat two other sports in a vote by the International Olympic Committee.

Wrestling received 49 votes, while a combined baseball-softball bid got 24 and squash 22.


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