Patrick Trezise

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Patrick Trezise
Personal information
Nationality  South Africa
Born (1982-03-25) 25 March 1982 (age 35)
Durban, South Africa
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Weight 90 kg (198 lb)
Sport
Sport Judo
Event(s) 90 kg
Club TuksSport

Patrick Trezise (born 25 March 1982 in Durban) is a South African judoka, who played for the middleweight category.[1] He is also a four-time medalist for his division at the African Judo Championships.[2]

Trezise represented South Africa at the 2008 Summer Olympics, where he competed for the men's middleweight class (90 kg). He lost his first preliminary match by an ippon and a kata guruma (shoulder wheel) to Russia's Ivan Pershin.[3] Because his opponent advanced further into the semi-finals, Trezise offered another shot for the bronze medal by entering the repechage rounds. He was defeated in his first match by Argentina's Diego Rosati, who successfully scored an ippon and a seoi-nage (shoulder throw), at fifty-three seconds.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Patrick Trezise". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 29 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "32nd African Judo Championships: Algeria's Amar Benikhlef retains his title". Algeria News & Press. 15 April 2011. Archived from the original on 28 January 2013. Retrieved 29 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Men's Middleweight (90kg/198 lbs) Preliminaries". NBC Olympics. Retrieved 29 December 2012. 
  4. ^ "Men's Middleweight (90kg/198 lbs) Repechage". NBC Olympics. Retrieved 29 December 2012. 

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