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Richard Mann of InterMatWrestle.com talks the world of wrestling with members of the media to touch on the hot topics within the sport. From college wrestling to the Olympic Games, Matside will give wrestling fans a unique perspective on the sport. Part of the Mat Talk Podcast Network

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Richard Mann of InterMatWrestle.com talks the world of wrestling with members of the media to touch on the hot topics within the sport. From college wrestling to the Olympic Games, Matside will give wrestling fans a unique perspective on the sport. Part of the Mat Talk Podcast Network

    Black Shoe Diaries writer Clay Sauertieg talks Penn State wrestling

    Black Shoe Diaries writer Clay Sauertieg talks Penn State wrestling

    Last Friday's dual meet between Penn State and Arizona State featured a match between the last two champions at 174 pounds. In the fourth collegiate meeting, Mark Hall evened the series against Zahid Valencia with a dominant 4-0 decision. To discuss the match and the season outlook for Penn State, Richard Mann chats with Clay Sauertieg of Black Shoe Diaries who was in Rec Hall for the match. In addition to the Hall vs. Valencia match, Richard and Clay discuss the start of Roman Bravo-Young's collegiate career, Brady Berge's postseason prospects and the Anthony Cassar new home at heavyweight.

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    • 19 min
    Mike Sempervive explains the crossover when college wrestlers head to professional wrestling - Matside Ep. 5

    Mike Sempervive explains the crossover when college wrestlers head to professional wrestling - Matside Ep. 5

    While college wrestling and professional wrestling are two very different endeavors. There is still a great deal of crossover in turns of talent. Many former college wrestlers have gone on to become big stars in the predetermined version of combat.
    Recently former Appalachian State heavyweight Denzel Dejournette signed on to train at the WWE's performance center, and the company has been actively recruiting former Duke wrestler Jacob Kasper for some time.

    To discuss the transition of college wrestlers into WWE and the current training environment, Matside welcomes Wrestling Observer Live co-host Mike Sempervive. Richard and Mike discuss the WWE's scouting process, the pros and cons of their training style and what it takes for a college wrestler to be a successful professional wrestler. You can follow Mike on Twitter at @Sempervive and listen to his show on F4WOnline.com.

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    • 25 min
    Talking Hawkeye wrestling with Iowa Wrestling Fan blog's Todd Conner - Matside Ep. 4

    Talking Hawkeye wrestling with Iowa Wrestling Fan blog's Todd Conner - Matside Ep. 4

    It is never too early to look at the upcoming NCAA wrestling season on Matside. On Monday, the Iowa Hawkeyes picked up yet another top-100 commit as Abe Assad announced his intentions. To discuss the Hawkeye's recent momentum, Richard Mann chats with the proprietor the Iowa Wrestling Fan Blog, Todd Conner. Richard and Todd discuss Iowa's recent success on the recruiting trail, the status of Sam Stoll, the impact of transfer Austin DeSanto, Michael Kemmerer potentially moving up to 174 pounds and what the Hawkeyes need to do to contend for a national title.

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    • 26 min
    UWW's Eric Olanowski talks Yasar Dogu - Matside Ep. 3

    UWW's Eric Olanowski talks Yasar Dogu - Matside Ep. 3

    On this episode of Matside, Richard Mann chats with United World Wrestling Web Content and Social Media Coordinator Eric Olanowski. The two discuss the performance of Team USA at the Yasar Dogu International including Jordan Burroughs vs. Frank Chamizo II, David Taylor's festival of pins, Kyle Dake's dominant run, Kyle Snyder taking a loss, Thomas Gilman getting back into top form and more.

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    • 26 min
    Josh Lowe of InterMat breaks down key performances from Fargo - Matside Ep. 2

    Josh Lowe of InterMat breaks down key performances from Fargo - Matside Ep. 2

    Matside is back. For the second episode Richard Mann welcomes InterMat High School Analyst Josh Lowe to the show to look back at the Fargo freestyle tournament. Discussion topics include Anthony Cassioppi’s run at heavyweight and chances as a true freshman at Iowa, Mason Parris’ status as a prospect, the state of the Northwestern rebuild with incoming freshmen Jack Jessen and Lucas Davison, Carson Kharchla’s surprising run and where he might end up for college, Travis Wittlake’s path back from injury, Cullan Schriever as the future for Iowa, the current recruiting environment in Iowa, Jaden Abas storms through the backside, turning recruiting into success at Stanford, and the performance of Ohio State’s incoming class.

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    • 33 min
    Tim Hands of FivePointMove.com - Matside Ep. 1

    Tim Hands of FivePointMove.com - Matside Ep. 1

    InterMat's Richard Mann sat down with Tim Hands of FivePointMove.com to discuss the 2018 Greco-Roman World Team Trials. The two rundown the Greco Trials not being part of Final X, Matt Lindland's status as national team coach and the effort to transition folkstyle wrestler into Greco. After that, they do a weight-by-weight recap of the Trials finals.
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    • 1 hr 9 min

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Great wrestling podcast

The host is informed and knowledgeable and the show covers some great topics with good pacing. Recommended!

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