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Jakob Neser

Full name: Jakob Neser
Gender: Male
Born: December 30, 1883 in Friesenheim, Ludwigshafen, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Died: May 25, 1965 in Ludwigshafen, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Affiliations: KSC Ludwigshafen-Friesenheim
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

German wrestler Jakob Neser from Ludwigshafen won the 1911 Unofficial World Championships in the heavyweight. He also finished second at the 1913 Unofficial Greco-Roman World Championships as well at the 1912 Europeans. At the 1912 Stockholm Olympics Neser finished fourth after a loss in the pre-final round against Finnish wrestler [Yrjö Saarela]. Neser was the most notable German wrestler before and after World War I. In 1920, he placed second at the German Championships.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 28 Stockholm Wrestling Men's Heavyweight, Greco-Roman Germany GER 4

Men's Heavyweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1912 Summer 28 Stockholm Wrestling Germany GER Round Six Match #1 2 1912-07-12 Saarela (FIN) fall (6:00), Neser (GER)
1912 Summer 28 Stockholm Wrestling Germany GER Round Five Match #2 1 1912-07-12 Neser (GER) decision (1-00), Viljamaa (FIN)
1912 Summer 28 Stockholm Wrestling Germany GER Round Four Match #1 1 1912-07-12 Neser (GER) retired (2:00), Lindfors (FIN)
1912 Summer 28 Stockholm Wrestling Germany GER Round Three Match #3 2 1912-07-12 Olin (FIN) fall (32:00), Neser (GER)
1912 Summer 28 Stockholm Wrestling Germany GER Round Two Match #6 1 1912-07-09 Neser (GER) fall (25:00), Bonneveld (NED)
1912 Summer 28 Stockholm Wrestling Germany GER Round One Match #6 1 1912-07-09 Neser (GER) decision (1-00), Fārnasts (RUS)
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