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Rules and Bracketing

Rules & Bracketing

United World Wrestling (UWW) Bracketing will be utilized.

SINGLE ELIMINATION BRACKETING

ONLY ATHLETES WHO LOSE TO FINALIST IN EACH WEIGHT CLASS WILL WRESTLE BACK IN REPECHAGE BRACKET.

TWO (2) BRONZE MEDALS WILL BE AWARDED.

The Trials Tournament is the preliminary competition of the World Team Trials that decides the finalist(s) for the Final Wrestle-Off. The Final Wrestle-Off is a best-of-three series to determine the World Team Members

FINALS WILL BE TWO (2) out of THREE (3).

2017 US World Team Trials-U23
For all styles, the current rules of UWW, with USA Wrestling modifications where applicable, will govern the event and the competition.