Tamás Bujkó

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Tamás Bujkó
Medal record
Representing  Hungary
Men's Judo
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 1983 Moscow -60 kg
Bronze medal – third place 1987 Essen -65 kg

Tamás Bujkó (1 July 1959 – 21 March 2008〈London〉) was a Hungarian judo competitor who competed at World Championship and Olympic levels.

Career[edit]

Bujkó competed at the 1983 World Judo Championships (where he won a silver medal), the 1985 World Judo Championships (where he won a bronze medal), and the 1987 World Judo Championships (where he also won a bronze medal). He also competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics, where he came in fifth place.

Death[edit]

Bujkó was murdered in London on 21 March 2008; his murderer Ference Ifi was sentenced to life in prison.[1][2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympian's killer jailed for life". BBC. 23 February 2009. Retrieved 23 February 2009. 
  2. ^ "Waiter jailed for life for horrific murder of Olympic judo competitor in front of commuters". Daily Mail. 23 February 2009. Retrieved 23 February 2009. 
  3. ^ David Baker (23 February 2009). "Harrow hammer murderer jailed". Harrow Observer. Retrieved 23 February 2009.