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Opens Friday, Nov 14, 2014 Synopsis: Steve Carell steps into dramatic territory with this docudrama about John du Pont, the schizophrenic millionaire who infamously shot and killed his friend and Olympic gold-medal wrestler Dave Schultz before locking himself in his mansion as police officers negotiated his surrender for two days. Moneyball's Bennett Miller directed from a script by E. Max Frye and Dan Futterman. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Steve Carell, Channing Tatum, Mark Ruffalo, Vanessa Redgrave, Sienna Miller, Anthony Michael Hall Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Glenn Hills' LaRon Heath earns area's wrestler of the year

...the Class AAAA traditional tournament.Because of all those accomplishments, Heath is The Augusta Chronicle's All-Area Wrestler of the Year."He started out like the rest of them ? just aggressive," Glenn Hills coach Mark McCall said. "But now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2014-04-05/glenn-hills-laron-hea
U.S. wrestler takes silver medal in controversial match

...and after beating the best freestyle wrestler in the world earlier this week he was...But a cagey, experienced European wrestler, combined with some questionable officiating...was out of my control." When neither wrestler scored a point in the first three-minute...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/01/oly_297599.shtml
Olympics
Wrestler files suit over pieces of flair

COLUMBIA - Professional wrestler Ric Flair is suing a Columbia dealership...documents show. The world champion wrestler - whose real name is Richard Fliehr...on the 6-foot-1, 243-pound wrestler says that Flair "made his name on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/09/oth_146742.shtml
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Ninth-grade wrestler dies

CHASKA, Minn. -- A ninth-grade wrestler died Saturday after apparently having...John Kingsbury said. "The other wrestler knew something was wrong and broke the...Department spokesman Jon Kehrberg said the wrestler was in full cardiac arrest when emergency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/13/oth_332799.shtml
Other sports
Late Wolverines wrestler waited too long to shed weight, school says

...ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- A Michigan wrestler who died during a workout last month...Free Press on Saturday. Ed Reese, the wrestler's father, told the newspaper Friday...that level after the mother of another wrestler told Bahr she didn't want her son dieting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/04/oth_220078.shtml
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Investigators probing into wrestler's death

...This was not the first time that pro wrestler Owen Hart made his entrance into the...was recast as a plain, straightforward wrestler, in contrast to charismatic personalities...Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura, a former WWF wrestler, called the Harts "a legendary family...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/25/oth_262236.shtml
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Wrestler: age is not a factor

...prime. But Melvin Douglas isn't most men. The 213-pound wrestler from Topeka, KS, said he's never been in better shape and...the U.S. Olympic team, Douglas is considered the quickest wrestler, with a lengthy list of top finishes in international competition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/27/oly_298071.shtml
Olympics
No charges filed in the death of Michigan wrestler

...the death of University of Michigan wrestler Jeff Reese, who collapsed Dec. 9...third death in six weeks of a college wrestler undergoing a rapid weight-reduction program. A 22-year-old wrestler at Wisconsin-La Crosse who collapsed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/27/oth_219703.shtml
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Man charged in wrestler death stays in Atlanta jail

...ATLANTA - A man charged in the shooting death of a professional wrestler who was working security at a night club will stay in jail...bond on the murder charge is set for Dec. 28.Long was a wrestler with Lucha Libre USA, a Mexico-based company that produces...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-11-27/man-charged-wreslter-death-s
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