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.
Guusje Steenhuis vs Marhinde Verkerk

Four Dutch judoka and two Swedish in the final in Tbilisi

27 Mar 2016 13:20

For the first time in the history two Swedish athletes are in the final of an IJF World Tour event. Marcus Nyman again qualified for the final, just like in Dusseldorf this year in the category U90kg. Also Martin Pacek managed to reach the final in the division U100kg. He will meet Iranian Javad Mahjoub, Nyman will fight Dutchman Noël van ‘t End who celebrated his comeback with a guaranteed medal in Tbilisi. Both fighters never met before in a match. Read more

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An becomes the fourth Korean World Ranking Leader

23 Feb 2016 11:35

An Ba-Ul is the new number one in the World ranking U66kg. Korea is now leading the World Ranking in 4 weight categories. The last country leading with 4 judoka was France in February 2016. The Korean swopped places with Tumurkhuleg Davaadorj of Mongolia. Read all changes in the top seeds. Read more

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Marcus Nyman is the new Olympic joker for Sweden

21 Feb 2016 20:10

Sweden cheered up by the unexpected victory by Marcus Nyman. Nyman is back in the World Tour with new energy and then nothing seems to be impossible anymore. Marcus Nyman has remerged as a top competitor in the U90kg category as he beat former world silver medallist Toth Krisztian of Hungary to repeat his 2011 Dusseldorf victory. Read more

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Germany celebrates gold for Peters at GP Düsseldorf

21 Feb 2016 18:50

German favourite Dimitri Peters finally took the gold medal at the Grand Prix in Düsseldorf. Each year Peters is good for one big title, but celebrations come early in 2016 with gold U100kg. Read more

Luise Malzahn

Finals Last day GP Dusseldorf with enough German entertainment

21 Feb 2016 16:10

At the last day of the Grand prix in Düsseldorf the home crowd gets what it deserves, two German finallists Luise Malzahn and Dimitri Peters. Especially Luise Malzahn was the expected judoka in the final block. In a top final she will face French nemesis Audrey Tcheumeo. The former World Champion and 2012 Olympic medallist defeated Malzahn six times, but the last match became a victory for Malzahn in the match for bronze at the World Championships in Astana. Read more

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

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