Jordan Burroughs gets his hand raised after beating David Taylor at the U.S. Open in 2014 (Photo/John Sachs, Tech-Fall.com)
Two of America’s biggest wrestling stars will go head-to-head next month.
Olympic champion Jordan Burroughs and world champion David Taylor will meet on Jan. 9 live on FloWrestling.
January 9th. pic.twitter.com/3IuYIfRrex�” Jordan Burroughs (@alliseeisgold) December 10, 2020
The match will take place at 86 kilograms. The 32-year-old Burroughs competes internationally at 74 kilograms, while the 30-year-old Taylor wrestles at 86 kilograms.
Burroughs won gold at the 2012 Olympics and has claimed four world titles. Taylor captured a world title in 2018 and missed the 2019 World Championships due to injury.