Vladimir Vladimirovich Petrov (Russian: Владимир Владимирович Петров; 30 June 1947 – 28 February 2017) was a Russian Soviet ice hockey player, two times Olympic Champion (1972, 1976), and one time Olympic silver medalist 1980).
Born in Krasnogorsk, Soviet Union, Vladimir Petrov played in Soviet Ice Hockey League for Krylya Sovetov, Moscow (from 1965 to 1967), CSKA Moscow (from 1967 to 1981) and SKA, Leningrad (from 1981 to 1983). In CSKA Moscow and Soviet national team, he, together with Boris Mikhailov and Valeri Kharlamov, formed one of the best offensive lines ever.
Vladimir Petrov played for Soviet Team in three Winter Olympics, 1972 Soviet Union-Canada Summit Series and many IIHF World Championships. He is 4th all-time leading scorer in World Championships, with 154 points (74 goals and 80 assists) in 102 games and scored 7 points (3 goals and 4 assists) in 8 games of Summit Series. He retired from ice hockey in 1983.
In mid-1990s, Vladimir Petrov was the president of Russian Ice Hockey Federation. In 2006, Petrov has been immortalized in the IIHF Hall of Fame.
- 1973, 1975, 1977, 1979 – World Championships All-Star
- 1973, 1975, 1977, 1979 – World Championships leading scorer
- 1972, 1973 – Soviet League Player of the Year
- 1973, 1975, 1977, 1979 – Soviet League All-Star
- 1970, 1973, 1975, 1978, 1979 – Soviet League leading scorer
- Order For Merit to the Fatherland 4th class
- Order of Friendship
- 2 Orders of the Badge of Honour
- 2 Medals "For Labour Valour"
Source: wikipedia.org, timenote.info
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