Kjell Johansson

Born: 05/10/1942
Died: 24/10/2011
Height: 185 cm
Nationality: Swedish 
Style: Right-handed, Shakehand
Best WR: 2 (August 1974)

NEWS & ARTICLES ABOUT JOHANSSON

Kjell Johansson was born 5 October, 1942 in Eskilstuna, Sweden.
Johansson won 4 World Championships titles – 3 times in doubles and once in team event. He was one of the most accomplished players in the European Championships history with 10 titles – 6 in team event, two in singles and doubles events. In 1975, he won the European Top 16 tournament. On the professional circuit, Johansson won 16 singles and 13 doubles titles in his career. On the national level, he won 17 Swedish titles – 9 in doubles, 6 in singles and two in mixed doubles event. On the club level, Johansson won 5 Swedish Pingisligan titles.

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

1963 Prague (Team)
1967 Stockholm (Doubles) (Team)
1969 Munich (Doubles)
1973 Sarajevo (Doubles & Team) (Singles)
1975 Kolkatta (Team)
1977 Birmingham (Doubles & Team)

EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

1964 Malmo (Singles & Team) (Doubles)
1966 London (Singles, Doubles & Team)
1968 Lyon (Team) (Doubles) (Singles)
1970 Moscow (Team) (Doubles) (Singles)
1972 Rotterdam (Team) (Doubles)
1974 Novi Sad (Team) (Doubles) (Singles)
1976 Prague (Doubles) (Team)

EUROPEAN TOP 16

1975 Vienna
1976 Lübeck

PROFESSIONAL TOUR SINGLES ACCOLADES

1962 Netherlands Open
1963 Hungarian Open Scandinavian Open
1964 German Open English Open
1965 Czechoslovak Open Netherlands Open
1966 Scandinavian Open Czechoslovak Open East German Open German Open
1967 Czechoslovak Open East German Open
1968 Yugoslav Open
1969 Hungarian Open Scandinavian Open
1970 Czechoslovak Open
1971 Scandinavian Open
1972 Czechoslovak Open English Open German Open Scandinavian Open French Open
1973 Hungarian Open
1974 German Open
1975 USA Open Canada Open Hungarian Open Scandinavian Open
1976 Welsh Open German Open
1977 Czechoslovak Open

PROFESSIONAL TOUR DOUBLES ACCOLADES

1963 Hungarian Open Scandinavian Open
1964 German Open English Open
1965 Czechoslovak Open Netherlands Open Polish Open
1966 Scandinavian Open Austrian Open
1967 Czechoslovak Open East German Open Scandinavian Open
1969 English Open Yugoslav Open Scandinavian Open
1970 German Open
1971 Scandinavian Open
1972 German Open Scandinavian Open French Open
1973 Czechoslovak Open Hungarian Open Scandinavian Open
1974 Hungarian Open Scandinavian Open
1975 Canada Open Hungarian Open Scandinavian Open
1976 Welsh Open
1977 Czechoslovak Open

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

1963 Stockholm (Doubles) (Singles)
1964 Halmstad (Singles & Doubles) (Mixed Doubles)
1965 Norrköping (Doubles & Mixed Doubles) (Singles)
1966 Mölndal (Singles, Doubles & Mixed Doubles)
1967 Borlänge (Doubles) (Singles) (Mixed Doubles)
1968 Borås (Doubles) (Singles) (Mixed Doubles)
1969 Uppsala (Singles) (Doubles) (Mixed Doubles)
1970 Linköping (Doubles) (Singles)
1971 Kristianstad (Singles)
1972 Trollhättan (Doubles) (Singles)
1973 Sundsvall (Singles)
1974 Kalmar (Singles)
1975 Stockholm (Singles) (Doubles)
1976 Örebro (Singles & Doubles)

CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS

1964 Sweden 1st (IF Verdandi)
1965 Sweden 1st (IF Verdandi)
1966 Sweden 1st (Sölvesborgs BTK)
1967 Sweden 1st (Sölvesborgs BTK)
1968 Sweden 1st (Mölndals BTK) Champions League (Sölvesborgs BTK)
1969 Sweden 1st (Mölndals BTK)
1970 Sweden 1st (Mölndals BTK)
1973 Sweden 1st (Mölndals BTK)
1974 Sweden 1st (Mölndals BTK)
1975 Sweden 1st (Mölndals BTK)
1976 Sweden 1st (Mölndals BTK)
1977 Sweden 1st (Mölndals BTK)