The most incredible story was 2016 Olympic champion, Ismael Borrero, defeating four World Champions on his way to a title. Ismael Borrero inscribed his name in Cuban Greco-Roman wrestling history by defeating Russia’s Artem Surkov to become a two-time World Champion, this time in the 67 kg division. He won the 59 kg title in the Las Vegas 2015 competition.
Once again, the wrestler from Santiago de Cuba showed his strength, overcoming the defending champion in a very even bout, in which the Cuban displayed his technical arsenal and explosiveness on the mat.
The scoreboard in Barys Arena, the event’s venue in Kazakhstan, reflected parity between the two during the first part of the fight, with…Continue reading: Click here