Zoltan Csak passed away

Zoltan Csak passed away

16 Nov 2013 | Davide Tuniz
 

12 national titles, 20 World Championships and 2 Olympics: Romanian mourns one of the greatest hockey players

 
 
 
 

With the death of Zoltan "Duda" Czak, Romania lost a great hockey player and an athlete who made history of his sport. Zoltán Czak passed away Tuesday, November 12 at 81. Zoltán Czak was born on December 2, 1932 in Miercurea-Ciuc, began his career at 17 in the local team hockey IPEIL, with whom he won two national titles in 1949 and 1951. In 1951, as soldier, entered in the legendary CCA Bucharest (now Steaua), winning ten national championship titles. Czak has 158 caps for Romanian national team, playing in over twenty world championships, and in two Olympics in 1964 and 1968 when he retired. In 1968 he was appointed coach at Steaua. In 1953 he received the title of Master of Sport, and in 1972 received the title of Honored Master of Sports. In 1984 he returned to Miercurea-Ciuc, where the 1985-1986 season coached Sport Club, then moved to Tusnad.He returned to the bench of Sport Club in the 1998-1999 season, but after a month resigned due to health problems.

Ico Facebook Ico Del.icio.us Ico Stumbleupon Ico Twitter Ico Digg it
Print
Recent transfersShow all transfers»

Leagues

Czech Rep.:  Tipsport extraliga | 1.liga | 2.liga

Finland:  Liiga | Mestis

Germany:  DEL | DEL2

Russia:  KHL | VHL

Slovakia:  Tipsport Extraliga | 1.liga

Sweden:  SHL | HockeyAllsvenskan

Switzerland:  NLA | NLB

Other:  EBEL | Belarus | Croatia | Denmark | Estonia | France | Great Britain | Iceland | Italy | Latvia | Lithuania | MOL-liga | Norway | Poland | Romania | Serbia | Slovenia | Spain | NHL | AHL |

Leagues statistic
League standings
 
Game fixtures
 
League leaders
 
 
 
Headlines

Txuri Urdin and Crvena Zvezda advanced in Continental Cup

The first round, played in the weekend, promoted the favourite teams Read more»

The journey of hockey in Philippines

Past, present and future of a growning passion: Eurohockey meets Philippines national team captain Steven Füglister Read more»

© Copyright 2019 European Ice Hockey Online AB & eSports.cz s.r.o. | info@eurohockey.com
Hokejová výstroj