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#SaveOlympicWrestling goes viral

Feb 12, 2013, 1:23 PM EDT

Apparently this wrestling thing has become a thing. Thousands of people have flocked to Twitter to voice their opinion on why they believe the IOC should #SaveOlympicWrestling when they vote again in May and September. Here are some of the best Tweets from notable athletes and heartbroken fans, alike.

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  1. Tessa Virtue, Scott Moir ‘constantly thinking about’ comeback

    May 6, 2015, 9:51 AM EDT

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    Canadians must return for 2016-17 if they are to come back at all, according to report.

  2. Russia has no plans to bid for 2024 Olympics

    May 6, 2015, 9:34 AM EDT

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    Russia is focused on another major sporting event.

  3. April Ross wants to start family after Rio Olympics, return for Tokyo 2020

    May 6, 2015, 9:19 AM EDT

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    Kerri Walsh Jennings also wants to have another child, after the Rio Games.

  4. NBC tops Sports Emmys for Sochi Olympics presentation

    May 6, 2015, 9:07 AM EDT

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    NBC Sports and NBCOlympics.com combined for seven Sports Emmys for Sochi presentation.

  5. Shannon Miller discusses new book, U.S. gymnastics on MSNBC’s ‘Sports Matters’ (video)

    May 5, 2015, 2:23 PM EDT

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    Miller also said the Magnificent Seven is planning its 20-year anniversary.

  6. Patrick Chan’s return about more than elusive Olympic gold medal

    May 5, 2015, 12:52 PM EDT

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    Three-time World champion explained why he’s returning to competition.

  7. Nastia Liukin to be Indy 500 Grand Marshal

    May 4, 2015, 2:25 PM EDT

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    Liukin could be very busy during Indy 500 week with another competition.

  8. Intruder makes splash at FINA Diving World Series (photos)

    May 4, 2015, 10:19 AM EDT

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    “The guy who was getting ready to dive on the top board was laughing at me.”

  9. Jamaica exacts revenge on U.S. at World Relays, without Usain Bolt

    May 3, 2015, 10:32 PM EDT

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    Bolt was seen at the stadium but sat out as an injury precaution.

  10. U.S. blanks Canada for gold at IPC World Sled Hockey Championship

    May 3, 2015, 6:19 PM EDT

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    It’s the first World title for the Americans on home ice.

  11. Lindsey Vonn, Tiger Woods announce breakup

    May 3, 2015, 3:15 PM EDT

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    They had been together for nearly three years.

  12. WATCH LIVE: U.S.-Canada in IPC World Sled Hockey Championship final — 2:30 p.m. ET

    May 3, 2015, 1:30 PM EDT

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    Both teams crushed their first four opponents to reach this final rematch.

  13. U.S. holds off Usain Bolt at World Relays (video)

    May 2, 2015, 10:45 PM EDT

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    Also, Allyson Felix was involved in a collision.

  14. WATCH LIVE: U.S.-Norway in IPC World Sled Hockey Championship semifinals — 8 p.m. ET

    May 1, 2015, 7:00 PM EDT

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    The U.S. has dominated opponents so far, but the medal round figures to provide tougher tests.

  15. Kim Rhode still No. 1 after difficult pregnancy, gun change on road to history in Rio

    May 1, 2015, 4:41 PM EDT

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    Rhode could become the first Olympian to win medals on five continents.