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The Homestretch | Feb 12, 2013 | 8:36

Olympic wrestling

The International Olympic Committee has recommended that the sport of wrestling be dropped from the list of core sports for the 2020 Summer Olympics. Doug Dirks gets reaction to the news from Calgary's Leigh Vierling, the Canadian national women's wrestling coach.

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