Yuri Ozerov (basketball)

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Yuri Ozerov
Medal record
Representing  Soviet Union
Men's basketball
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1952 Helsinki Team
Silver medal – second place 1956 Melbourne Team
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 1953 USSR Team
Gold medal – first place 1957 Bulgaria Team
Bronze medal – third place 1955 Hungary Team

Yuri Viktorovich Ozerov (Russian: Юрий Викторович Озеров; July 9, 1928 – February 25, 2004) was a Russian basketball player who competed for the Soviet Union in the 1952 Summer Olympics and in the 1956 Summer Olympics. He trained at Dynamo in Moscow.[1]

He was a member of the Soviet team which won the silver medal. He played all eight matches. Four years later he won his second silver medal as part of the Soviet team.


  1. ^ Boris Khavin (1979). All about Olympic Games. (in Russian) (2nd ed.). Moscow: Fizkultura i sport. p. 307. 

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