Anders Nyblom

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Anders Nyblom
Personal information
NationalityFlag of Denmark.svg  Denmark
Born (1981-11-26) 26 November 1981 (age 38)
Vaasa, Finland
Residence Herning, Denmark
Height1.59 m (5 ft 2 12 in)
Weight55 kg (121 lb)
Sport
Sport Wrestling
Event(s) Greco-Roman
ClubHerning Brydeklub (DEN)
Coached byJaroslaw Pyzara

Anders Nyblom (born 26 November 1981) is a Danish amateur Greco-Roman wrestler, who competed in the featherweight division. [1] He is the twin brother of two-time Olympian Håkan Nyblom.

Nyblom was born in Vaasa, Finland. He qualified for the 55-kg category at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, after placing eighth at the 2007 World Wrestling Championships in Baku, Azerbaijan. He was eliminated in the second round of the competition, after being defeated by South Korea's Park Eun-Chul, with a score of 1–8, at the end of two periods. [2]

Nyblom is also a member of Herning Brydeklub in Herning, Denmark, being coached and trained by Polish-born Jaroslaw Pyzara.

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References

  1. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Anders Nyblom". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC . Retrieved 5 December 2012.
  2. "Men's Greco-Roman 55kg (121 lbs) Round of 16 – Official". NBC Olympics. Archived from the original on 21 August 2012. Retrieved 5 December 2012.