WATCH LIVE: Team USA’s Thielke, Bisek open wrestling at the Olympics

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A pair of United States Greco-Roman wrestlers will look to win gold on Sunday, as wrestling begins its run at the Rio Olympics.

WATCH LIVE: Greco-Roman 59 & 75 kg

University of Wisconsin product Jesse Thielke will represent Team USA in the 59kg class, opening in the Round of 16 against Morocco’s Mehdi Messaoudi.

As for the 75kg class, the Yanks send 29-year-old Andy Bisek, a Northern Michigan graduate, up against Yurisandy Hernández of Cuba.