Stefan Leko
Stefan "Blitz" Leko (born June 3, 1974) is a Croatian-German heavyweight kickboxer. He is the current WKA Super-Heavyweight world champion in kickboxing, and former Muay Thai world heavyweight champio...
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Alfred Preissler
Alfred Preissler (9 April 1921 – 15 July 2003) was a German footballer and manager who played as a forward for Borussia Dortmund.Preissler played in the Dortmund team which won back-to-back German cha...
Thomas Strunz
Thomas Strunz (born 25 April 1968 in Duisburg) is a retired German footballer who played mostly as a defensive midfielder. He currently serves as one of the main football pundits for German TV channel...
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Dustin Heun
Dustin Heun (born 11 April 1984 in Duisburg) is a German footballer who last played for 1. FC Kaiserslautern II.Dustin's father, Dirk Heun, was also a professional footballer and made 10 appearances i...
Dirk van der Ven
Dirk van der Ven (born March 1, 1970 in Duisburg, North Rhine-Westphalia) is a retired German football player. He spent 2 seasons in the Bundesliga with Arminia Bielefeld.
Jochen Dornbusch
Jochen Dornbusch is the coach for the men's Hong Kong national team. He is the former coach of Germany’s National Women's Cycling Team. Under Dornbusch’s tutelage, German cycle racers have developed a...
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Reiner Hollmann
Reiner Hollmann (born 30 September 1949) is a German former football player and now manager.
Before coming to Duisburg, Hollmann was in the youth section of Eintracht Duisburg. He played from 197...
Karin Riediger
Karin Riediger-Heintges (born 2 August 1961) is a German former figure skater. She is the 1981 West German national champion. Riediger placed as high as sixth at the European Championships (1979) and ...
Ronald Worm
Ronald "Ronnie" Worm (born 7 October 1953) is a former German international footballer.
Worm began his career at his hometown-club MSV Duisburg, for which he made 231 appearances in the Bundesliga...
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Werner Scholz
Werner Scholz (born 1 December 1944) is a retired German football goalkeeper.
Friedhelm Haebermann
Friedhelm Haebermann (born 24 July 1946 in Duisburg) is a former German football player and manager.Haebermann made a total of 229 appearances for Eintracht Braunschweig in the Bundesliga during his p...
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Levent Tuncat
Levent Tuncat (born July 29, 1988 in Duisburg, North Rhine-Westphalia) is a German taekwondo practitioner of Turkish descent. He won a total of three gold medals for the 54 and 58 kg classes at the Eu...
Maren Meinert
Maren Meinert (born 5 August 1973 in Rheinhausen) is a retired German football midfielder/striker and currently the coach for the German U-20 Women's squad. She played for FCR Duisburg, FFC Brauweiler...
Michael Schrader
Michael Schrader (born 1 July 1987 in Duisburg) is a German decathlete. He finished tenth at the 2008 Olympic Games. His personal best score is 8670 points, winning him the silver medal at the 2013 W...
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Armin Eichholz
Armin Eichholz (born 21 May 1964) is a retired competition rower from West Germany. He won two Olympic medals in the coxed eight event: a gold in 1988 and a bronze in 1992, and in 1991 he won a world...
Dirk Brinkmann
Dirk Brinkmann (born October 2, 1964 in Duisburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen) is a former field hockey player from (West-)Germany, who competed at two Summer Olympics for his native country. On both occasion...
Gabriela Grillo
Gabriela Grillo (born 19 August 1952 in Duisburg) is a German equestrian and Olympic champion. She won a gold medal in team dressage and placed fourth in individual dressage at the 1976 Summer Olympic...
Michael Bella
Michael Bella (born 29 September 1945 in Duisburg) is a former German footballer.
Between 1964 and 1978, Bella played for MSV Duisburg in the Bundesliga, playing 405 games, a record for the club. ...
Rainer Osselmann
Rainer Osselmann (born 25 July 1960) is a former German water polo player who competed in the 1984 Summer Olympics and in the 1988 Summer Olympics.Osselmann was born in Duisburg. His father, Friedrich...
Dietmar Schacht
Dietmar "Didi" Schacht (born 28 September 1962 in Duisburg) is a former professional German footballer.Schacht made 22 appearances in the Fußball-Bundesliga and 228 in the 2. Bundesliga during his pla...
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Nicole Uphoff
Nicole Uphoff (born 25 January 1967) is a German equestrian who competes in the sport of dressage. She won four gold medals in individual and team competition at the 1988 and 1992 Summer Olympics. Rid...
Toni Turek
Toni Turek, real name Anton Turek, (18 January 1919 – 11 May 1984) was a German football goalkeeper.
Turek was born in Duisburg.He started his career at Duisburger Sportverein, but he soon switche...
Paul Krewer
Paul Krewer (10 June 1906 – 2000) was a German professional cyclist who won two silver and one bronze medals at the UCI Motor-paced World Championships in 1927, 1929 and 1934. After attending a school...