UWW LIVE: Myles Amine, San Marino's First-Ever Olympian
Monday, August 24, 2020 - 19:54 By United World Wrestling Press
Myles AMINE became San Marino's first-ever Olympic qualifier in wrestling when he reached the semifinals of the 2019 World Championships at 86kg in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.
The 23-year-old Amine had a strong performance at the European Championships this past February, claiming a silver medal at 86kg. He was a bronze medalist at the 2019 European Games.
Amine joined Eric Olanowski to talk about securing his nation's first Olympic berth and the weight that comes along with that. He also talked about the improvements he's made over the last year that helped him win a European silver medal and what his goals are heading into the Tokyo Olympic Games.