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Vasily Ilyin

Full name: Vasily Petrovich Ilyin
Original name: Василий Петрович Ильин
Gender: Male
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: January 8, 1949 in Lisiy Nos, Leningrad, Russia
Died: September 21, 2015
Affiliations: Burevestnik Moskva, Moskva (RUS)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Handball

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Vasily Ilyin played his entire career from the late 1960s until the early 1980s with one club – MAI Moskva. With MAI Moskva, Ilyin was Soviet champion in 1970-72 and 1974-75 and won silvers at the Soviet championships in 1969, 1973 and 1976-80. He also won the EHF Champions League in 1973, and was runner-up next year and EHF Cup Winner’s Cup in 1977. Ilyin was on the Soviet national team from 1970-78 and was capped 101 times, scoring 177 goals. He was an Olympic champion in 1976 and took silver at the 1978 World Championships. He also played for Soviet teams that finished fifth at the 1972 Olympics, fifth at the 1974 World Championships, and ninth at the 1970 World Championships. After finishing his sporting career, Ilyin worked as a handball coach in Moskva.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 23 München Handball Men's Handball Soviet Union URS 5
1976 Summer 27 Montréal Handball Men's Handball Soviet Union URS 1 Gold

Men's Handball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G W S E DQ
1972 Summer 23 München Handball Soviet Union URS Final Round Match 5/6 1 1972-09-10 URS 17, FRG 16 2 1 0 1 0
1972 Summer 23 München Handball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #2 1 1972-09-06 URS 11, GDR 8 1 0 0 0 0
1972 Summer 23 München Handball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #4 2 1972-09-08 TCH 15, URS 12 0 0 0 0 0
1972 Summer 23 München Handball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #1 1T 1972-08-30 URS 12, DEN 12 1 1 1 0 0
1972 Summer 23 München Handball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #4 1T 1972-09-01 URS 11, SWE 11 2 0 0 0 0
1972 Summer 23 München Handball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #6 1 1972-09-03 URS 17, POL 11 5 0 0 0 0
1976 Summer 27 Montréal Handball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #6 1 1976-07-20 URS 25, CAN 9 1 0 0 0 0
1976 Summer 27 Montréal Handball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #7 2 1976-07-22 YUG 20, URS 18 0 0 1 0 0
1976 Summer 27 Montréal Handball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #11 1 1976-07-24 URS 18, FRG 16 1 0 0 0 0
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