WATCH: Henri Deglane Grand Prix
Thursday, January 19, 2023 - 12:59 By United World Wrestling Press
NICE, France (January 19) -- The prestigious Henri Delgane Grand Prix begins Friday in Nice, France.
The tournament will open the wrestling season with France hosting the tournament in January as tradition. Last year, it was postponed to December due to COVID-19.
The competition will open with women's wrestling on Friday followed by freestyle on Saturday and end with Greco-Roman on the final day.
Tokyo Olympic champion Zhan BELENIUK (UKR) leads a strong Ukraine Greco-Roman team which also include world bronze medalist Andrii KULYK (UKR) and U20 world champ Mykhalio VYSHNVETSKYI (UKR).
Women's wrestling will see teams from France, the USA, Canada, Poland and Germany among others. Similar countries will be in freestyle with the USA sending a strong group.
The Henri Deglane Grand Prix can be watched here