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Guram Minashvili

Full name: Guram Minashvili
Original name: გურამ მინაშვილი
Other name(s): Guram Varlamovich Minashvili, Гурам Варламович Минашвили
Gender: Male
Height: 6-1 (186 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: November 25, 1936 in Tbilisi, Tbilisi, Georgia
Died: March 1, 2015 in Tbilisi, Tbilisi, Georgia
Affiliations: Dynamo Tbilisi, Tbilisi (GEO)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Basketball

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Guram Minashvili played most of his career, which lasted from 1953-71, with Dynamo Tbilisi, except for his final years, 1968-71 when he was with Sinatle Tbilisi. With Dynamo, Minashvili won the FIBA European Champions Cup in 1962, a Soviet title in 1953, silvers at the Soviet championships in 1959-62, and a bronze at the 1965 Soviet championships. Minashvili was on the Soviet national team from 1957-64 and with them he won a silver at the 1960 Olympics, a bronze at the 1963 World Championships and European titles in 1957, 1959 and 1963. Minashvili also participated at the 1959 World Championships, where the Soviet Union refused to play against Taiwan (Chinese Taipei) and was disqualified. After finishing his sporting career, Minashvili worked with the physical education department of the Georgian Technical University.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Men's Basketball Soviet Union URS 2 Silver

Men's Basketball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result PTS
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #1 1 1960-09-08 URS 64, BRA 62 3
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #3 1 1960-09-10 URS 78, ITA 70 5
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #2 1 1960-09-01 URS 89, URU 53 4
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #3 1 1960-09-02 URS 88, YUG 61 1
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #6 2 1960-09-03 USA 81, URS 57 0
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group C Match #1 1 1960-08-26 URS 66, MEX 49 2
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group C Match #4 2 1960-08-27 BRA 58, URS 54 0
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group C Match #6 1 1960-08-29 URS 100, PUR 63 5
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