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Viktor Zubkov

Full name: Viktor Alekseyevich Zubkov
Original name: Виктор Алексеевич Зубков
Gender: Male
Height: 6-7.5 (202 cm)
Weight: 194 lbs (88 kg)
Born: April 24, 1937 in Rostov-na-Donu, Rostov, Russia
Died: October 16, 2016
Affiliations: Burevestnik Rostov-na-Donu, Rostov-na-Donu (RUS) / CSKA Moskva, Moskva (RUS)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Basketball

Medals: 2 Silver (2 Total)

Biography

Victor Zubkov started his basketball career with Burevestnik Rostov-na-Don, moving to CSKA Moskva in 1957, where he played 10 seasons. Zubkov twice played on winning teams at the European Champions Cup (1961, 1963), won three European titles (1957, 1959, 1961), earned two Olympic silver medals (1956, 1960), was an eight-time Soviet Champion with CSKA Moskva (1959-66), and twice captured titles at the Spartakiade (1959, 1963). In 1963 he won a bronze medal at the World Championships. Zubkov retired from basketball in 1966 and worked as senior instructor and deputy chief at the Valerian Kuybyshev military-engineering academy. Zubkov also coached the Mozambican national team.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 19 Melbourne Basketball Men's Basketball Soviet Union URS 2 Silver
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Men's Basketball Soviet Union URS 2 Silver

Men's Basketball

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result PTS
1956 Summer 19 Melbourne Basketball Soviet Union URS Final Round Match 1/2 2 1956-12-01 USA 89, URS 55 4
1956 Summer 19 Melbourne Basketball Soviet Union URS Semi-Finals Match #1 1 1956-11-30 URS 56, FRA 49
1956 Summer 19 Melbourne Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #2 1 1956-11-27 URS 87, BRA 68 0
1956 Summer 19 Melbourne Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #3 1 1956-11-28 URS 66, BUL 56 0
1956 Summer 19 Melbourne Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #5 2 1956-11-29 USA 85, URS 55 7
1956 Summer 19 Melbourne Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #5 1 1956-11-26 URS 91, SGP 42 5
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #1 1 1960-09-08 URS 64, BRA 62 8
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #3 1 1960-09-10 URS 78, ITA 70 12
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #2 1 1960-09-01 URS 89, URU 53 10
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #3 1 1960-09-02 URS 88, YUG 61 4
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group B Match #6 2 1960-09-03 USA 81, URS 57 13
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group C Match #1 1 1960-08-26 URS 66, MEX 49 8
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group C Match #4 2 1960-08-27 BRA 58, URS 54 12
1960 Summer 23 Roma Basketball Soviet Union URS Group C Match #6 1 1960-08-29 URS 100, PUR 63 14
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