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Meyer meets his match

Gerald Meyer went down to Greek wrestler Theodorsios Pavlidis at the World Wrestling Championships in Herning, Denmark on Tuesday.
Meyer was fighting in the 84 kilogram division.

He joins Heinrich Barnes and Etienne van Huyssteen as SA wrestlers beaten at the championships.

Meyer lost 3-0 in the three-round match-up and was ranked 34th in the division.

South Africa’s next hope is Richard Addinall who goes up against unknown Chinese opponent Shengfeng Bi in the 74kg division.