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Miloslav Pokorný

Full name: Miloslav Pokorný
Gender: Male
Born: October 5, 1926 in Prague, Hlavní město Praha, Czech Republic
Died: November 8, 1948 in English Channel, Unknown, Unknown
Affiliations: LTC Praha, Praha (CZE)
Country: TCH Czechoslovakia
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Miloslav Pokorný’s ice hockey career was tragically cut short. He played for four seasons in the Czechoslovakia League from 1943-48, starting with SK Libeň, then playing with SK Podoli Praha in 1945-46 and spending his last two years with LTC Praha. He represented Czechoslovakia at the 1947 World Championships and the 1948 Winter Olympics, but in November 1948 Pokorný was killed along with six other members of the Czech national team when their plane crashed in the English Channel during a flight from Paris to London.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Winter 21 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH 2 Silver

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1948 Winter 21 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Final Standings 2 1948-01-30 1 0 0
1948 Winter 21 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Round-Robin Match #6 1 1948-01-31 TCH 6, SWE 3 0 0
1948 Winter 21 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Round-Robin Match #11 1 1948-02-01 TCH 13, POL 1 0 0
1948 Winter 21 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Round-Robin Match #15 1 1948-02-02 TCH 11, GBR 4 0
1948 Winter 21 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Round-Robin Match #18 1 1948-02-04 TCH 17, AUT 3 1
1948 Winter 21 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Round-Robin Match #25 1T 1948-02-06 TCH 0, CAN 0 0 0 0
1948 Winter 21 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Round-Robin Match #30 1 1948-02-07 TCH 7, SUI 1 0 0
1948 Winter 21 Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Round-Robin Match #33 1 1948-02-08 TCH 4, USA 3 0 0 0