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The wrestling mat always was the place for U.S. Olympian Daniel Cormier to burn off aggression and transform a not-always-easy life.
|Road to Athens: Wrestling|
U.S. women wrestlers are taking down antiquidated stereotypes about their sport.
|A real fighter|
It has been a struggle for Sara McMann to overcome the loss of her brother, who inspired her to be a wrestler.
|Athens Insider: No kidding |
Brian Church, our Athens Insider, offers a little slice of what life's like in the host city. And he swears all of it is true.
|Ratto: Greece is for ...|
With the Games barely weeks away, the Greek Olympic Committee must market this puppy as never before.
|Redefining Athens identity|
In 1896, Athens had just about 100,000 people. Today, greater Athens is a concrete carpet of more than 4 million people.
|The uneasy guarantee|
Officials promise there will be safe Games in Athens this summer.
|Swifter. Higher. Scarier.|
The threat of terrorism has some athletes concerned for their safety, while others still look forward to competing in Athens.
|Afghani athletes first since '96 at Olympic Games|
Five young athletes from Afghanistan have set out on an adventure -- to the 2004 Summer Games in Athens.
|Hirshberg: The dope on steroids|
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