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Nine Greco-Roman athletes receive draws for Henri Deglane Grand Prix

By Taylor Miller, USA Wrestling | Jan. 16, 2021, 5:26 p.m. (ET)

NICE, France – Nine Greco-Roman athletes received their draws for Sunday’s competition at the Henri Deglane Grand Prix in Nice, France.

Representing the USA is two-time World Team member Pat Smith at 77 kg and 2019 World Teamers Raymond Bunker at 72 kg and John Stefanowicz at 87 kg, as well as Colton Rasche at 63 kg, Devin Hester at 63 kg, Jamel Johnson at 67 kg, Peyton Walsh at 77 kg, Terrence Zaleski at 87 kg and Daniel Miller at 97 kg.

Each style will be contested in one-day tournaments.

Below is who each U.S. athlete will face in their first match.

Wrestling begins at 10 a.m. local time (4 a.m. ET) live on FloWrestling.org. Fans can also follow @USAWrestling on Twitter for live updates.

U.S. Greco-Roman draws
63 kg: Colton Rasche (Marines)
vs. Yanis Nifri (France), 10th at 2019 Cadet World Championships

63 kg: Devin Hester (Marines)
vs. Mehmet Ceker (Turkey), fifth at 2019 U23 World Championships

67 kg: Jamel Johnson (Marines)
vs. Aker Al Obaidi (Austria), third at 2019 Junior European Championships

72 kg: Raymond Bunker (Marines)
vs. Aleksander Milewczyk (Poland), no international credentials

77 kg: Pat Smith (Minnesota Storm)
vs. Patryk Bednarz (Poland), seventh at 2019 Junior World Championships

77 kg: Peyton Walsh (Marines)
vs. Maksym Zakharczuk (Poland), fourth at 2018 University World Championships

87 kg: John Stefanowicz (Marines)
vs. Michal Dybka (Poland), fifth at 2019 Junior European Championships

87 kg: Terrence Zaleski (Marines)
vs. Szymon Szymonowicz (Poland), seventh at 2019 U23 World Championships

97 kg: Daniel Miller (Marines)
vs. Giorgi Melia (Georgia), gold at 2016 Junior Worlds, silver at 2019 U23 Worlds, bronze at 2018 U23 Worlds