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Aleksandar Zorić

Full name: Aleksandar Zorić
Gender: Male
Born: 1922 in Zemun, Beograd, Serbia
Country: YUG Yugoslavia
Sport: Cycling

Biography

Aleksandar Zorić was Serbian, although he rode for Yugoslavia at the 1948 Olympic Games. In 1948, Zorić won the five-stage Peace Race and he also won the Tour of Yugoslavia that year. His father was killed fighting in support of Tito, and Zorić himself lost an eye in 1945 during the bombing of Belgrad. He had only a brief career before returning to farming in his native region, but he later emigrated to the United States.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer London Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual Yugoslavia YUG AC DNF
1948 Summer London Cycling Men's Road Race, Team Yugoslavia YUG AC DNF

Men's Road Race, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1948 Summer London Cycling Yugoslavia Final Standings AC DNF

Men's Road Race, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TT
1948 Summer London Cycling Yugoslavia YUG Final Standings AC DNF AC/DNF