Verbeek receives her ticket to London




Nine Canadian wrestlers received their tickets to London on Wednesday, as they were nominated to the Canadian Olympic Team. Two-time Olympic medallist Tonya Verbeek of Grimsby speaks to the media after being nominated to the 2012 Canadian Olympic Team at an event in Guelph. She won a silver medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics in freestyle women’s wrestling in the 55 kg category. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, she won Canada’s third medal overall, and third Canadian medal ever in women’s wrestling by winning a bronze.