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    Akzent,

    Notice in my quote Karelin says 12-14 June. June is a mistake. It should be August but 12-14 is when Greco guys are wrestling, not women or freestylers. Then he talks about how the team doesn't have enough confidence and could possibly perform poorly at Olympics. Surely that's the Greco team.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big View Post
    In Russia it was classical wrestling and freestyle wrestling. It is still called that way in Russia.
    Go to biggest Russian search engine yandex.ru and search for "klassicheskaia borba", then for "greko-rimskaia borba". In the first case it returns about 15.000 matches. In the second case the matches are about 199.000.

    Big, I wonder are you ignorant or ill.

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    All I am saying is that among Russian wrestling circles it is still classical wrestling.

    But for the sake of stopping madness I will say this: When I lived in Russia, Greco -Roman was known only as classical wrestling. In America it was always Greco-Roman.

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    this all sounds gay.

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    Quote Originally Posted by quick_single View Post
    this all sounds gay.
    Must be a different Akzent that prefers the word "klassiki" to Greco Roman:

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    To, chto dal Roman ne prognoz, a skoree, kak i on pisal, tipa "ochen hochetsia".
    No ne poniatno otkuda na 60 vzialsia amerikanec. U nih v etom vese net licenzii. No ihnii Maik Zadik budet v Pekine, potomu chto v momente on stoit pod Nr. 1 v spiske "wild cards" Fila i esli do nachala sostiazania volnikov na 60 kg kto-to iz klassikov i dam ne vystupit (predvaritelnii doping-test, vzveshivanie, kontuzia i t.d.), on poluchit pravo borotsia. Strannaia situacia: zhit 10 dnei s ozhidaniem, chtob kto-nibud provalilsia.

    http://borba-forum.iriston.ru/viewto...r=asc&start=15

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    oh man it's on like Donkey kong.

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    who cares??
    -->Nikko Cataline<--

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    quick,

    Did I catch akzent or what?

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    My great country is not showing wrestling on the Olympic games ...

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