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Ernst Nilsson

Full name: Ernst Hilding Waldemar Nilsson
Gender: Male
Born: May 10, 1891 in Malmö, Skåne, Sweden
Died: February 11, 1971 in Malmö, Skåne, Sweden
Affiliations: IK Sparta, Malmö (SWE)
Country: SWE Sweden
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Ernst Nilsson had the following finishes at major championships – 1913 World Championship: 82.5 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1922 World Championship: Unlimited Greco-Roman (1st).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Wrestling Men's Middleweight B, Greco-Roman Sweden SWE AC r4/7
1920 Summer 28 Antwerpen Wrestling Men's Heavyweight, Greco-Roman Sweden SWE AC r3/5
1920 Summer 28 Antwerpen Wrestling Men's Heavyweight, Freestyle Sweden SWE 3T Bronze
1924 Summer 32 Paris Wrestling Men's Heavyweight, Greco-Roman Sweden SWE 5T
1924 Summer 32 Paris Wrestling Men's Heavyweight, Freestyle Sweden SWE 4T

Men's Middleweight B, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Four Match #6 2 1912-07-10 Lindberg (FIN) decision (1-00), Nilsson (SWE)
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Three Match #7 1 1912-07-08 Nilsson (SWE) fall (17:00), Gardini (ITA)
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two Match #14 1 Nilsson (SWE) fall (53:00), Kopřiva (BOH)
1912 Summer 20 Stockholm Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One Match #14 2 1912-07-08 Christensen (DEN) fall (12:30), Nilsson (SWE)

Men's Heavyweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1920 Summer 28 Antwerpen Wrestling Sweden SWE Quarter-Finals Match #4 2 1920-08-19 Sjouwerman (NED) fall (0:30), Nilsson (SWE)
1920 Summer 28 Antwerpen Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two Match #8 1 1920-08-18 Nilsson (SWE) fall (8:25), Van Den Bril (BEL)
1924 Summer 32 Paris Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Four Match #4 2 Deglane (FRA) decision, Nilsson (SWE)
1924 Summer 32 Paris Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Three Match #5 1 1924-07-08 Nilsson (SWE) decision, Hansen (DEN)
1924 Summer 32 Paris Wrestling Sweden SWE Round Two Match #7 1 1924-07-07 Nilsson (SWE) fall (8:45), Donati (ITA)
1924 Summer 32 Paris Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One Match #7 2 1924-07-06 Rosenqvist (FIN) decision, Nilsson (SWE)

Men's Heavyweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1920 Summer 28 Antwerpen Wrestling Sweden SWE Final Round Match 3/4 1T 1920-08-27 Meyer (USA) draw (10:00), Nilsson (SWE)
1920 Summer 28 Antwerpen Wrestling Sweden SWE Semi-Finals Match #2 2 1920-08-27 Pendleton (USA) , Nilsson (SWE)
1920 Summer 28 Antwerpen Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One Match #4 1 1920-08-25 Nilsson (SWE) fall (1:59), MacDonald (GBR)
1924 Summer 32 Paris Wrestling Sweden SWE Final Round Match 1/2 2 1924-07-14 Steel (USA) decision, Nilsson (SWE)
1924 Summer 32 Paris Wrestling Sweden SWE Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1924-07-13 Nilsson (SWE) decision, Pohjala (FIN)
1924 Summer 32 Paris Wrestling Sweden SWE Quarter-Finals Match #3 1 1924-07-12 Nilsson (SWE) decision, Flanders (USA)
1924 Summer 32 Paris Wrestling Sweden SWE Round One Match #6 AC 1924-07-11 Nilsson (SWE)
1924 Summer 32 Paris Wrestling Sweden SWE 2nd-Place Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1924-07-14 Wernli (SUI) decision, Nilsson (SWE)