Cox was removed from the 97kg freestyle bracket. He would have had a bye into Friday night’s challenge tournament semifinals in Fort Worth, Texas. Cox filed an appeal with USA Wrestling. Its status was uncertain as of Friday night.
Two athletes in each of the 18 Olympic weight classes (six in each of the three Olympic disciplines) punched their ticket to the U.S. Olympic Team Trials at the Last Chance Olympic Trials Qualifier in Fort Worth this weekend.
Champions and runners-up from the Last Chance Qualifier qualifier advanced. However, in weights where the second-place finisher and third-place finisher had not met, a true second place match was held to determine the qualifier. There were 10 True Second matches held during the weekend.
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Date: 3rd April 2021
Time: 1 p.m.ET
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U.S. Olympic Wrestling Trials 2021 Schedule today
Challenge Tournament Consolations: 1 p.m.ET
Championship Series Mat 2: 7:30 p.m. ET
Championship Series Mat 3: 7:30 p.m. ET
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NBC Olympics will present exclusive live coverage of every match of the U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Wrestling from Dickies Arena in Fort Worth, Texas, tomorrow and Saturday across NBCSN, Peacock and NBC Sports digital platforms. Fifteen of the 18 winners at Trials will guarantee themselves the opportunity to compete for Team USA at the Tokyo Olympics this summer.
Beginning at 7:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, April 3, NBCSN will present exclusive live coverage of the championship series, where 18 champions will be crowned across all weight classes in men’s freestyle, women’s freestyle, and Greco-Roman disciplines. NBCSN’s live coverage.