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Aleksandr Sidelnikov

Full name: Aleksandr Nikolayevich Sidelnikov
Original name: Александр Николаевич Сидельников
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (176 cm)
Weight: 181 lbs (82 kg)
Born: August 12, 1950 in Solnechnogorsk, Moskva, Russia
Died: June 23, 2003 in Kholmogory, Arkhangelsk, Russia
Affiliations: Krylya Sovetov Moskva, Moskva (RUS)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Aleksandr Sidelnikov played his entire career from 1967-84 with one club – Krylya Sovetov Moskva. With them he won one Soviet title in 1974, one silver in 1975 and two bronzes in 1973 and 1978, also winning the 1975 European Champions Cup with them. Internationally Sidelnikov won Olympic gold in 1976, was World and European Champion in 1973 and 1974, and won silver at the 1976 World and European Championships and a bronze at the 1977 World and European Championships. Sidelnikov also took part in the 1974 Summit Series. After his sporting career Sidelnikov worked as a children’s hockey coach with Krylya Sovetov, and later worked as a coach and manager of hockey club MGU.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS 1 Gold

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM S S%
1976 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS Final Standings 1 1976-02-03 0 0 0 40
1976 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #9 1 1976-02-10 URS 7, FRG 3 0 0 0 40 93.0%
1976 Winter 25 Innsbruck Ice Hockey Soviet Union URS Qualifying Round Match #6 1 1976-02-04 URS 16, AUT 3 0