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Jaroslav Holík
Born (1942-08-03)August 3, 1942,
Havlíčkův Brod, TCH
5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
182 lb (83 kg; 13 st 0 lb)
Position Forward
Pro clubs Dukla Jihlava
Playing career 1961–1979
Medal record
Men's ice hockey
Olympic Games
Bronze 1972 Sapporo Team
World Championships
Gold 1972 Prague Ice hockey
Silver 1965 Tampere Ice hockey
Silver 1966 Ljubljana Ice hockey
Bronze 1969 Stockholm Ice hockey
Bronze 1970 Stockholm Ice hockey
Bronze 1973 Moscow Ice hockey

Jaroslav Holík (Czech pronunciation: [ˈjaroslaf ˈɦoliːk]; born August 3, 1942 in Havlíčkův Brod, Czechoslovakia, now in the Czech Republic) is a retired professional ice hockey player who played in the Czechoslovak Extraliga for Dukla Jihlava. He won a bronze medal at the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo. He was also successful at the Ice Hockey World Championships, winning gold at the 1972 World Ice Hockey Championships in Prague, silver at the 1965 World Ice Hockey Championships in Tampere and 1966 World Ice Hockey Championships in Ljubljana, and bronze at the 1969 World Ice Hockey Championships, 1970 World Ice Hockey Championships, both in Stockholm, and 1973 World Ice Hockey Championships in Moscow.

After he finished his playing career, he worked as a coach. In 2000 he led the Czech under-20 national team to the victory at the 2000 World Junior Ice Hockey Championships in Sweden.

NHL player Bobby Holík is Jaroslav's son, Czechoslovak player Jiří Holík is his brother.

Holik's grandson, David Musil, was drafted by the Edmonton Oilers.


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