Marcus Nyman Judoka

Marcus Nyman

Marcus Nyman

  • Country:Sweden
  • Born:14 August 1990 (29 years)
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Swedish judoka Marcus Nyman was the best earning judoka in the IJF World Tour in 2016, typical for his great year. He claimed the gold medal at the Grand Prix in Tashkent in 2019. He won the European title in 2010 in Vienna. He was European Junior Champion and won a World Junior medal. He won the Grand Prix Düsseldorf in 2011 and regained the title in 2016 and took gold at the Grand Slam in Baku and Grand Slam in Tyumen in 2016. He finished fifth at the Olympic Games in Rio.
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Marcus Nyman found pleasure and the way to the medals

22 Sep 2019 17:10

Marcus Nyman quite judo twice, but twice he found the way to the sportshall and has enough talent to make it to the top of the world. He proved it at the Worlds in Tokyo where he was close to the medals, but in Tashkent no one could stop the experienced Swede on his way to gold. Read more

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Noel van 't End breaks the curse for the Netherlands

29 Aug 2019 15:45

Dutchman Noel van ‘t End won his first world title after a gruelling day which culminated with a narrow triumph over Osaka Grand Slam winner Mukai Shoichiro of Japan in his sixth contest of the day. World number 10 Van ‘t End, who lost to Mukai in the Osaka Grand Slam final last year, lit up the U90kg category all day long and recorded the biggest win of his career with a mesmerising o-soto ko-soto combination for a waza-ari score with 27 seconds left. Read more

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Otgontsetseg Galbadrakh top all rankings in World Tour

20 Dec 2016 15:55

Kazach judoka Otgontsetseg Galbadrakh had an amazing year and tops all the rankings. She earned the most prize money in the IJF World Tour, she won the most medals, and most gold medals. Previously she fought for Mongolia but successfully switched to Kazakhstan and won Olympic bronze. Swedish Marcus Nyman and Dutch Guusje Steenhuis are ranked second in most prize money in the World Tour. Read more

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Mashu Baker defeats Varlam Liparteliani in U90kg final

10 Aug 2016 23:20

Japanese Mashu Baker became the Olympic Champion, the 21-year old star was the most solid in a race for the gold where many favourites had to leave the Arena earlier than they hoped. Cheng Xunzhao was the surprise of the day winning the bronze medal after knocking out three European medal candidates in the preliminaries. In the semi final he lost to Baker, but came back in the match for bronze against Otgonbaatar Lkhagvasuren of Mongolia who finished fifth. Read more

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Rio2016 Olympic Judo Preview men U90kg

10 Aug 2016 09:30

For many people, the Koreans are the most mysterious at these Olympic Games in Rio. They have been hiding, rarely participating in training camps. Current World Champion Gwak Dong Han reached the world number one position in September 2015 after taking the world title. Gwak won the Universiade in Kazan (Student World Championships) in 2013 and the Grand Prix Jeju three times (2013-2015). He also won bronze at the Grand Slam Paris in 2016. Will he succeed his coach as Olympic champion and keep the gold in Korea or will his major rival from Georgia stop him? Read more

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Result City Date
7Abu Dhabi26 Oct
5Brasilia8 Oct
1Tashkent22 Sep
5Tokyo29 Aug
1Reykjavik2017

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