Sergei Belov, Russian basketball player and coach (b. 1944) died on October 3, 2013.

Sergei Alexandrovich Belov was a Russian professional basketball player, most noted for playing for CSKA Moscow and the senior Soviet Union national basketball team. He is considered to be one of the best European basketball players of all time, and was given the honour of lighting the Olympic Cauldron with the Olympic flame during the 1980 Summer Olympics opening ceremony, in Moscow.

Sergei Belov, Russian basketball player and coach (b. 1944) died on October 3, 2013.

October 3, 2013

Sergei Belov, Russian basketball player and coach (b. 1944) died on October 3, 2013.

Sergei Alexandrovich Belov was a Russian professional basketball player, most noted for playing for CSKA Moscow and the senior Soviet Union national basketball team. He is considered to be one of the best European basketball players of all time, and was given the honour of lighting the Olympic Cauldron with the Olympic flame during the 1980 Summer Olympics opening ceremony, in Moscow.