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Gennady Volnov

Full name: Gennady Georgiyevich Volnov
Original name: Геннадий Георгиевич Вольнов
Gender: Male
Height: 6'7" (200 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: November 28, 1939 in Moscow, Moskva, Russia
Died: July 15, 2008 in Konakovo, Tver, Russia
Affiliations: CSKA Moskva, Moskva (RUS)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Basketball

Medals: 1 Gold, 2 Silver, 1 Bronze (4 Total)

Biography

A 2-metre forward, Gennady Volnov played most of his basketball career for CSKA Moskva, after starting out with Moskva Burevestnik. He was one of the most titled players in European basketball. With CSKA Moskva he won three European Club titles – 1963, 1969, and 1971 – and 10 Soviet club titles. He is one of only two men (with Sergey Belov) to have won four Olympic baskeball medals, topped by the 1972 gold. He also played on teams that won the European title six times (1959, 1961, 1963, 1965, 1967, and 1969), as well as helping the Soviet team to the 1967 World Championship.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 20 Roma Basketball Men's Basketball Soviet Union URS 2 Silver
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Basketball Men's Basketball Soviet Union URS 2 Silver
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Basketball Men's Basketball Soviet Union URS 3 Bronze
1972 Summer 32 München Basketball Men's Basketball Soviet Union URS 1 Gold

Men's Basketball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result PTS TRB TOV
1960 Summer 20 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #1 1 1960-09-08 URS 64, BRA 62 19
1960 Summer 20 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #3 1 1960-09-10 URS 78, ITA 70 12
1960 Summer 20 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #2 1 1960-09-01 URS 89, URU 53 7
1960 Summer 20 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #3 1 1960-09-02 URS 88, YUG 61 13
1960 Summer 20 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #6 2 1960-09-03 USA 81, URS 57 6
1960 Summer 20 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group C Match #1 1 1960-08-26 URS 66, MEX 49 10
1960 Summer 20 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group C Match #4 2 1960-08-27 BRA 58, URS 54 8
1960 Summer 20 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group C Match #6 1 1960-08-29 URS 100, PUR 63 8
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Basketball Soviet Union URS Final Round Match 1/2 2 1964-10-23 USA 73, URS 59 2
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Basketball Soviet Union URS Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1964-10-21 URS 53, BRA 47 16
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Basketball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #4 1 1964-10-11 URS 87, CAN 52 2
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Basketball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #7 1 1964-10-12 URS 87, MEX 76 24
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Basketball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #11 1 1964-10-13 URS 84, HUN 42 14
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Basketball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #13 1 1964-10-14 URS 82, PUR 63 15
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Basketball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #19 1 1964-10-16 URS 72, JPN 59 2
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Basketball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #23 1 1964-10-17 URS 74, POL 65 4
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Basketball Soviet Union URS Group A Match #28 1 1964-10-18 URS 76, ITA 67 10
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Basketball Soviet Union URS Final Round Match 3/4 1 1968-10-23 URS 70, BRA 53 0
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Basketball Soviet Union URS Semi-Finals Match #2 2 1968-10-22 YUG 63, URS 62 0
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #2 1 1968-10-13 URS 91, POL 50 8
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #5 1 1968-10-14 URS 123, MAR 51 10
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #11 1 1968-10-15 URS 89, KOR 58 14
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #13 1 1968-10-16 URS 81, BUL 56 6
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #18 1 1968-10-18 URS 100, CUB 66 12
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #24 1 1968-10-19 URS 82, MEX 62 8
1968 Summer 28 Ciudad de México Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #28 1 1968-10-20 URS 76, BRA 65 9
1972 Summer 32 München Basketball Soviet Union URS Final Round Match 1/2 1 1972-09-09 URS 51, USA 50 0 2
1972 Summer 32 München Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #3 1 1972-08-27 URS 94, SEN 52 12 2
1972 Summer 32 München Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #6 1 1972-08-28 URS 87, FRG 63 6 3
1972 Summer 32 München Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #10 1 1972-08-29 URS 79, ITA 66 2 1
1972 Summer 32 München Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #13 1 1972-08-30 URS 94, POL 64 12 0
1972 Summer 32 München Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #20 1 1972-09-01 URS 100, PUR 87 0 0
1972 Summer 32 München Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #23 1 1972-09-02 URS 111, PHI 80 11 4
1972 Summer 32 München Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #27 1 1972-09-03 URS 74, YUG 67 0 0