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Géza Lator

Full name: Géza Lator
Gender: Male
Born: 1889 in Sighetu Marmației, Maramureş, Romania
Affiliations: BKE, Budapest (HUN)
Country: HUN Hungary
Sport: Ice Hockey

Biography

Dr. Géza Lator played defender for BKE Budapest, the dominant team in Hungary during the 1930s. He competed at the 1928 Winter Olympics, two Europeans (1927, 1929), and two World Championships (1930, 1931). Initially he was a member of the bandy team of BKE Budapest but focused on ice hockey after the mid-1920s. In the 1933-34 season, he played in Romania for Universitatea Cluj. After his active career Lator acted as coach of the national team at the 1938 World Championships. He later founded the Hungarian National Hockey League and its his first president. In 2011 he was posthumously inducted into the National Ice Hockey Hall of Fame.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Winter Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Men's Ice Hockey Hungary HUN 11

Men's Ice Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G AST PIM
1928 Winter Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Hungary HUN Final Standings 11 1928-02-11 0 0 0
1928 Winter Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Hungary HUN Group A Match #2 2 1928-02-11 FRA 2, HUN 0 0
1928 Winter Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Hungary HUN Group A Match #4 2 1928-02-12 BEL 3, HUN 2 0
1928 Winter Sankt Moritz Ice Hockey Hungary HUN Group A Match #6 2 1928-02-16 GBR 1, HUN 0 0
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