International Wrestling

Gable: “I’m going to fight”

Dan Gable
By Bryce Miller
Des Moines Register

Memo to the International Olympic Committee on the heels of a preliminary vote to drop wrestling at the 2020 Olympics: You’ve got a fight on your hands.

Dan Gable, arguably the most iconic American name in the sport, vowed to work at changing the decision before a final vote in September.

“The thing is, because of wrestling, I have a mindset that is strong. Exceptionally strong,” Gable said today. “I don’t believe in the four-letter word ‘quit.’ I don’t believe in the four-letter word ‘can’t.’

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