9 wrestlers dead, 40 missing after Turkey & Syria earthquake
United World Wrestling revealed that 9 Turkish wrestlers have died as the result of the devastating earthquake that hit Turkey and Syria almost 2 weeks ago. Up to 40 wrestlers are currently unaccounted for. “I ask that we remember these wrestlers, say their names aloud and pray for them and their families. The whole entire wrestling community is devastated by the loss of these young men who had a bright future ahead of them,” said UWW President Nenad Lalovic in a statement.