AN AMERICAN HERO: MAROULIS WINS 1ST-EVER USA WRESTLING GOLD!

Helen Maroulis normally wrestles in the 55 kg weight class, but 55 kg isn’t an Olympic category. So she cut weight, dropped down to the 53 kg class, and dethroned the three-time defending champ 4-1. This is the first gold medal that an American woman has ever earned in Olympic wrestling. Here are the two takedowns that got her the four points she needed to win.

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http://deadspin.com/american-wrestler-helen-maroulis-scores-upset-of-the-ol-1785479186

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