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Mikael Ljungberg

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameBo Urban Mikael•Ljungberg
Used nameMikael•Ljungberg
Born13 June 1970 in Göteborg (Gothenburg) (SWE)
Died17 November 2004 in Mölndal (SWE)
Measurements189 cm / 97 kg
AffiliationsÖrgryte IS, Göteborg (SWE)
NOC(s) Sweden

Biography

Mikael Ljungberg had the following finishes at major championships – 1993 World Championship: 100.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1995 World Championship: 100.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1999 World Championship: 97.0 kg. Greco-Roman (3rd); 1998 World Championship: 97.0 kg. Greco-Roman (7th); 1991 World Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (17th); 1995 European Championship: 100.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1999 European Championship: 97.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1998 European Championship: 97.0 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd); 1991 European Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (6th); 1996 European Championship: 100.0 kg. Greco-Roman (9th). Ljungberg committed suicide.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1992 Summer Olympics Wrestling Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman, Men Olympic 4 Representing Sweden    
1996 Summer Olympics Wrestling Heavyweight, Greco-Roman, Men Olympic 3 Bronze Representing Sweden    
2000 Summer Olympics Wrestling Heavyweight, Greco-Roman, Men Olympic 1 Gold Representing Sweden    

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