U.S. Breaks Through In Wrestling, As Burroughs Delivers Gold
by: Bill Chappell, NPR, August 10, 2012 2:08:00 pm
American wrestler Jordan Burroughs has won the first and only U.S. gold medal in his sport at the London Games, beating Sadegh Saeed Goudarzi of Iran. Burroughs, the reigning world champion at the 74kg weight, won a point in the first two periods to put a quick end to the men's freestyle match.