Greco-Roman wrestler Hill eliminated in first round

9:34 pm on 6 October 2010

The Kaiapoi wrestler was competing in the 84kg class and lost 7-1 to South African Dean van Zyl, having trailed 2-0 after the first two sets.

The 28-year-old is a specialist freestyle wrestler and one of five New Zealanders looking forward to that discipline, starting on Thursday.