Day 13 Rio: US Women 3-0 in preliminaries to open the day
In Rio de Janeiro during opening matches of Day 13 (August 18) preliminaries the US went 3-0. Helen Maroulis (53kg) won by superiority 12-1. Adeline Gray won by fall (1:54). Elena Pirozhkova won 10-7. Maroulis is on the ‘overloaded’ side of the bracket (they wrestle an additional round) and therefore will have one additional match as she progresses today.
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Photo: Tony Rotundo