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    Default Re: When do you think somebody will go 159-0 again????

    Quote Originally Posted by Rob Hixon View Post
    It is not the 159 -0 question.
    It is at D1, winning four NCAA titles, winning four outstanding wrestler awards. To stifle doubt --Olympic and world titles ( Any questions ? )
    There were greats --Dan Gable, Rick Sanders, The Smith brothers.
    Only one four time NCAA champion. He was not undefeated. In 75 years of the NCAA
    Are there any math statistics majors out there ??
    What are the odds of a young wrestler joining a club --winning HS state four times, NCAA four times, undefeated and outstanding wrestler four times. Many subjective variables so the odds are astronomical !! Then win the Olympics.........
    I would bet one million dollars on winning the lottery, before betting in Vegas that what Sanderson did, that this feat will ever be repeated.
    The Sports Illustrated "second greatest" achievement --what is the "First" ?

    This was the single greatest "individual" collegiate achievment in the history of the world -- not just the USA.
    Can you imagine a runner, never losing a race in four years ??
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    I would love to see some numbers from a Math wiz

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    Bobby Fischer won several Chess tornaments while playing several opponents at once -an incredible accomplishent -but in true athletics I'd say -never.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gold View Post
    Chris Phillips, a HS freshman from Monroeville, OH, beat the #1, 6, and 11(?) ranked 171 pounders in the country at the Ironman in December.HE DID IT WITH THE FLU! He is still undefeated. Who knows how much he will improve through high school, but if he improves much at all, he should be pretty dominant in college, and could quite possibly go undefeated. Obviously, the odds are stacked against him, but of all the people I have heard of, he sounds the most likely.
    Gold stole my thunder. Watching this kid wrestle...if anyone has a chance........... he does.
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    Lord he is phenominal. Definitely 4x champ capabilites...but never losing a match is just too nuts.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zapp Brannigan View Post
    Edwin Moses did not lose a hurdles race for 11 years.
    I do remember him being an athlete extordinare.

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    Just to add... Brad Vering = world medallist as well.

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    My brother hasn't beaten me in ping pong in over 5 years.

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