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Eduard Uvíra

Full name: Eduard Uvíra
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
Weight: 203 lbs (92 kg)
Born: July 12, 1961 in Opava, Moravskoslezský kraj, Czech Republic
Affiliations: HC Litvínov, Litvínov (CZE) / Slovan Bratislava, Bratislava (SVK)
Country: TCH Czechoslovakia
Sport: Ice Hockey

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Eduard Uvíra was a defenseman who split his career almost equally between Czechoslovakia and German leagues, playing for multiple clubs. His early career was spent in Czechoslovakia, and he started in 1979 with HC HC Slezen Opava. Through 1990 he then played with CHZ Litvínov, HC Dukla Jihlava, and ŠK Slovan Bratislava. In 1990 he moved to the German leagues and played there through 2003, representing EHC Freiburg, EV Landshut, EV Dingolfing, the München Barons, and EHC Freiburg. Uvíra was drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 5th round of the 1982 NHL Entry Draft but never played professionally in North America.

Uvíra started his international career at the World Juniors in 1980 and 1981. He played for Czechoslovakia at the 1984 and 1988 Winter Olympics, winning a silver medal in 1984. He competed at the World Championships in 1982-83 and 1985, winning a gold medal in 1985 and silver medals in 1982-83.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Winter 22 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH 2 Silver
1988 Winter 26 Calgary Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH 6

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1984 Winter 22 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Final Standings 2 1984-02-07 1 1 2
1984 Winter 22 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Final Round Match #1 1 1984-02-17 TCH 2, SWE 0 0 0 0
1984 Winter 22 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Final Round Match #4 2 1984-02-19 URS 2, TCH 0 0 0 0
1984 Winter 22 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Group B Match #3 1 1984-02-07 TCH 10, NOR 4 0 0 0
1984 Winter 22 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Group B Match #5 1 1984-02-09 TCH 4, USA 1 0 0 0
1984 Winter 22 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Group B Match #7 1 1984-02-11 TCH 13, AUT 0 0 1 0
1984 Winter 22 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Group B Match #12 1 1984-02-13 TCH 7, FIN 2 1 0 2
1984 Winter 22 Sarajevo Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Group B Match #15 1 1984-02-15 TCH 4, CAN 0 0 0 0
1988 Winter 26 Calgary Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Final Standings 6 1988-02-13 0 0 2
1988 Winter 26 Calgary Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Final Round Match #1 2 1988-02-24 SWE 6, TCH 2 0 0 0
1988 Winter 26 Calgary Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Final Round Match #5 1 1988-02-26 TCH 5, FIN 2 0 0 0
1988 Winter 26 Calgary Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Final Round Match #7 2 1988-02-27 CAN 6, TCH 3 0 0 2
1988 Winter 26 Calgary Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Group B Match #1 2 1988-02-13 FRG 2, TCH 1 0 0 0
1988 Winter 26 Calgary Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Group B Match #6 1 1988-02-15 TCH 7, USA 5 0 0 0
1988 Winter 26 Calgary Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Group B Match #8 1 1988-02-17 TCH 10, NOR 1 0 0 0
1988 Winter 26 Calgary Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Group B Match #10 1 1988-02-19 TCH 4, AUT 0 0 0 0
1988 Winter 26 Calgary Ice Hockey Czechoslovakia TCH Group B Match #13 2 1988-02-21 URS 6, TCH 1 0 0 0