Rosir Calderón Díaz
28 December 1984
1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
70 kg (150 lb)
Rosir Calderón Díaz (born 28 December 1984) is a Cuban volleyball player, who was a member of the Cuban women's national team that won the bronze medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics.
Personal life [ edit ]
Calderón was born in
Havana, Cuba, on December 28, 1984 and is the daughter of former national coach Luis Felipe Calderón [1 ] and former [2 ] Morenas del Caribe World Champion Erenia Díaz. [3 ] [4 ] She is 189 cm (6 ft 2 in) tall and weighs 74 kilograms (163 lb). [5 ] [6 ]
She decided to take a break from volleyball in 2009 and gave birth in February 2010,
returning to the court in August 2010. [7 ] [1 ] [1 ]
Calderon was signed by the Swiss club
Voléro Zürich in a 5 years contract on February 2011 and transferred [8 ] on loan to Galatasaray in August 2011. Calderon played the [5 ] 2012–13 CEV Women's Champions League with Galatasaray Daikin, finishing in fourth place after falling to Vakıfbank in the semifinals and [9 ] Unendo Busto in the third place match. Eventough, she won the tournament's Best Spiker award. [10 ] [11 ]
Individuals [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ a b c "Retorna la estelar atacadora Rosir Calderón al voleibol cubano". Juventud Rebelde (in Spanish). 2010-08-10 . Retrieved 2012-12-20.
^ "FIVB mourns death of Cuban coach Luis Felipe Calderon". Havana, Cuba: FIVB. 2009-06-18 . Retrieved 2013-03-10.
^ "Six teams, six winners, in Sendai". Sendai, Japan: FIVB. 2005-07-17 . Retrieved 2013-03-10.
^ "Una nueva señal ofensiva". CubaHora (in Spanish). 2005-19-13 . Retrieved 2013-03-10.
^ a b "Rosir Calderón Díaz Galatasaray Medical Park'ta" (in Turkish). Galatasaray. 2011-08-22 . Retrieved 2013-03-10.
^ CEV (2012). "Galatasaray Daikin ISTANBUL" . Retrieved 2012-08-25.
^ "¿Volverán los remates de Rosri Calderón?". TEVEO (in Spanish). 2010-08-10 . Retrieved 2012-12-20.
^ "Cuban star Rosir Calderon signs for Voléro ZÜRICH". Vertex Volley. 2011-02-07 . Retrieved 2013-03-10.
^ "Vakifbank ISTANBUL wins thrilling Turkish duel to book final ticket". Istambul, Turkey: CEV. 2013-03-09 . Retrieved 2013-03-10.
^ Pasini, Gian Luca (2013-03-10). "Pallavolo. Champions: Busto chiude terza, inutile rimonta del Galatasaray di Barbolini". La Gazzetta dello Sport (in Italian) (Istambul, Turkey) . Retrieved 2013-03-10.
^ "Vakifbank ISTANBUL wins second Champions League title with perfect record". Istambul, Turkey: CEV. 2013-03-10 . Retrieved 2013-03-10.
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