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David Taylor Wins Gold in Tokyo

Former Nittany Lion wresting great, David Taylor, is also going home with some hardware.

Taylor won olympic Gold with a performance in the finals early this morning to claim the title.

Taylor is one of the many Nittany Lion wrestling club wrestlers competing in Tokyo and the first to grab Gold.

Taylor scored a double leg takedown with 17 seconds remaining to beat Iran’s Hassan Yazdani 4-3 and claimed the Gold medal in the freestyle 86 kilogram class.

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