Tomas Johansson (badminton)

Sven Tomas Johansson (born 12 August 1969) is a former Swedish badminton player. He competed at the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics in the men's singles event.[1] Play for Västra Frölunda BMK, Johansson was two times men's singles National Champion in 1993 and 2000.[2] Johansson was the men's singles silver medalist at the 1994 European Championships, also won the gold medal in the mixed team event.[3]

Tomas Johansson
Personal information
Birth nameSven Tomas Johansson
Country Sweden
Born (1969-08-12) 12 August 1969 (age 50)
Västra Frölunda, Göteborg, Sweden
Height1.99 m (6 ft 6 in)
Weight85 kg (187 lb)
HandednessRight
EventMen's singles
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

European ChampionshipsEdit

Men's singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
1994 Den Bosch, Netherlands   Poul-Erik Høyer Larsen 9–15, 5–15   Silver

IBF World Grand PrixEdit

The World Badminton Grand Prix sanctioned by International Badminton Federation (IBF) since 1983.

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
1998 Dutch Open   Roslin Hashim 12–15, 6–15   Runner-up
1996 Swiss Open   Poul-Erik Høyer Larsen 9–15, 17–16, 10–15   Runner-up
1995 French Open   George Rimarcdi 15–10, 9–15, 4–15   Runner-up
1994 Scottish Open   Rikard Magnusson 17–15, 15–0   Winner

IBF InternationalEdit

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
1995 Victor Cup   Rikard Magnusson 15–18, 15–3, 15–1   Winner
1994 Irish International   Rikard Magnusson 15–7, 11–15, 11–15   Runner-up
1993 Irish International   Darren Hall Walkover   Runner-up
1993 Norwegian International   Henrik Bengtsson No match   Runner-up
1993 Uppsala International   Patrik Andreasson 4–15, 15–5, 15–9   Winner
1993 Austrian International   Chris Bruil 10–15, 12–15   Runner-up

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tomas Johansson" (in Swedish). Swedish Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Svenska Mästerskap senior" (in Swedish). Badminton Sweden. Retrieved 2 April 2018.
  3. ^ "Svensk uppvisning i badminton-EM" (in Swedish). Aftonbladet. Retrieved 2 April 2018.

External linksEdit