Amateur wrestling is a variant of wrestling practiced in collegiate, school or other amateur level competitions. There are two international wrestling styles performed in the Olympic Games : freestyle and Greco-Roman. A similar style, commonly called collegiate also known as scholastic or folkstyle , is practiced in colleges and universities, secondary schools, middle schools, and among younger age groups in the United States. Where the style is not specified, this article refers to the international styles of competition on a mat. Greco-Roman and freestyle differ in what holds are permitted; in Greco-Roman, the wrestlers are permitted to hold and attack only above the waist. In both Greco-Roman and freestyle, points can be scored in the following ways:.
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If you ask many fans of MMA what the most dominant style of fighting is today, most people would say wrestling. In fact, most of the best fighters in the world have some sort of wrestling credentials in their background or use their wrestling to gain wins in the cage. Sure, Brazilian jiu-jitsu revolutionized the sport, but wrestling brought things to a different level. Of course, you need striking and well-rounded ability to be a good fighter, but a strong wrestling base and ability to take fights down are vital. Let's take a look at the top five wrestlers in MMA today in each division.
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