Jake Varner became the second American wrestler to walk away from the ExCeL with Olympic gold.
A former pupil of the Beslan school which was the scene of a bloody siege eight years ago missed out on a wrestling gold.
British wrestling have stood by their policy of foreign imports following an attack from the sport's international governing body.
Jordan Burroughs secured the United States their first wrestling gold at London 2012.
Saori Yoshida won her third successive Olympic gold to maintain Japan's dominance of women's wrestling.
British medal hope Olga Butkevych suffered an agonising first-round defeat in the -55kg freestyle.
Kaori Icho beat Jing Ruixue to claim her third straight Olympic gold and seal a clean sweep for Japan on night one.
Olga Butkevych wants to continue the feel-good factor by winning Britain's first medal in women's wrestling.
Kim Hyeon-woo became the first South Korean to win gold in lightweight Greco-Roman wrestling.
Iran won their second Greco-Roman gold thanks to Omid Noroozi in the -60kg category.
Hamid Soryan defeated Rovshan Bayramov to win Iran's first ever gold medal in Greco-Roman wrestling.
Olga Butkevych has vowed to ignore any 'Plastic Brit' jibes, instead concentrating on repaying her adopted nation by winning gold.
British wrestler Myroslav Dykun has been banned for two years for violating anti-doping rules.
The British Olympic Association have cut down the host nation places available to GB Wrestling to just one.
Dykun Myroslav, a GB wrestler, has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for amphetamines.
British Wrestling deny two of their Ukraine-born wrestlers can't represent Britain at London 2012.
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport admits that it holds no documents relating to allocation of 2012 tickets.
The ExCeL in London has been given a resounding thumbs up after staging a host of Olympic test events.
British Wrestling endured two tough days of action at the Olympic test event at the ExCeL in London.
Colin Nicholson is still hopeful Yana Stadnik will be allowed to represent Great Britain at the 2012 Olympics.