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Jacques Perrier

Full name: Jacques Pierre Perrier
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Born: October 12, 1924 in Bagnolet, Seine-Saint-Denis, France
Died: June 23, 2015 in Grimaud, Var, France
Affiliations: Hirondelles Couture
Country: FRA France
Sport: Basketball

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Jacques Perrier was capped 50 times with the French national team between 1946 and 1952. He played at the 1948 Olympics, winning a silver medal, at the 1946 and 1947 European Championships, placing fourth and fifth, respectively and at the 1950 World Championships, placing sixth with the French team. At the club level, Perrier played his whole career with Hirondelles des Coutures, a small club under Catholic church patronage and affiliated with Fédération sportive de France (FSF) that united various Catholic sports organizations in France. He also played for the French military champion in 1947.

After finishing his sporting career, Perrier worked as a basketball coach with the FSF system, serving as the head coach of Hirondelles des Coutures and Clermont UC. With the latter, Perrier was the French Union for Secular Physical Activity (Union française des œuvres laïques d’éducation physique - UFOLEP) champion in 1963.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 23 London Basketball Men's Basketball France FRA 2 Silver

Men's Basketball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result PTS
1948 Summer 23 London Basketball France FRA Final Round Match 1/2 2 1948-08-13 USA 65, FRA 21 0
1948 Summer 23 London Basketball France FRA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1948-08-12 FRA 43, BRA 33 9
1948 Summer 23 London Basketball France FRA Quarter-Finals Match #3 1 1948-08-09 FRA 53, CHI 52 11
1948 Summer 23 London Basketball France FRA Group D Match #1 1 1948-08-01 FRA 62, IRI 30 3
1948 Summer 23 London Basketball France FRA Group D Match #4 1 1948-08-02 FRA 37, CUB 31 2
1948 Summer 23 London Basketball France FRA Group D Match #5 2 1948-08-03 MEX 56, FRA 42 4
1948 Summer 23 London Basketball France FRA Group D Match #10 1 1948-08-06 FRA 73, IRL 14 11
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