U.S. Wrestler At Leichhardt

The Sydney Morning Herald – January 16, 1947

Mel Peters, American wrestler, who arrived from the United States by air yesterday, will wrestle Leo Jensen at Leichhardt Stadium on Saturday night.

Peters saw plenty of action in Europe while a member of the Services, and was attached to General Patton’s headquarters.

He weighs nearly 16st and is 31 years of age.  He has been wrestling for 10 years.

Al Costello and George O’Brien will meet in the supporting fixture.

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