Jens Thorén

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Jens Thorén
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Demographics
Nickname Sad Robot
Residence Umeå, Sweden
Nationality {SWE} Swedish
Professional Career
Top Finishes 2 (0 wins)
GP top 8s 4 (0 wins)

Jens Thorén is a former professional Magic: The Gathering player from Sweden.[1][2] He is best known for winning the 2002 Magic Invitational and finishing in the top 4 of two Pro Tours in a row (San Diego and Osaka) in the 2001–02 Pro Tour Season. That season, he also finished second in the Player of the Year race to Kai Budde. He won the Masters tournament in Houston the following season. After winning the Magic Invitational, a version of the invitational card he designed was printed in Mirrodin as Solemn Simulacrum.[3]

Accomplishments[edit | edit source]

Season Event type Location Format Date Rank
2000–01 Grand Prix Helsinki Limited 28–29 October 2000 8
2000–01 Grand Prix Prague Limited 10–11 March 2001 2
2000–01 European Championship Milan Standard and Booster Draft 29 June–1 July 2001 5
2001–02 Pro Tour San Diego Rochester Draft 11–13 January 2002 2
2001–02 Pro Tour Osaka Block Constructed 15–17 March 2002 4
2001–02 Masters Nice Extended 3–5 May 2002 5
2002–03 Grand Prix Copenhagen Limited 12–13 October 2002 6
2002–03 Masters Houston Booster Draft 7–10 November 2002 2
2002–03 Grand Prix Amsterdam Team Limited 7–8 June 2003 3

Source: Wizards.com

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Ben Bleiweiss (March 16, 2002). "Top 8 Profile: Jens Thoren". magicthegathering.com. Wizards of the Coast.
  2. Wizards of the Coast (December 16, 2015). "Top 8 Profile: Jens Thoren". magicthegathering.com. Wizards of the Coast.
  3. Randy Buehler (September 26, 2003). "Post-Development Digest". magicthegathering.com. Wizards of the Coast.

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