Place of Birth: Chelyabinsk, Russia
Current Residence: Chelyabinsk, Russia
International Debut: 2002 in Ireland
Professional Since: In 2003, I started representing my club to compete in the national league.
National Team Member: 2005
Q & A
When and where you began playing, and why this sport?
"In Chelyabinsk Russia in 1995. I've seen the sport on TV and I decided to try it myself."
Your equipment sponsor and current racket model?
"Yonex, Voltrec 80"
Your training regime?
"6 times a week, and two sessions a day, two types of sessions (on-court and gym)"
Memorable sporting achievements?
"Russian Championship Men’s Singles Champion (2008, 2011, 2012), European Team Championship 3rd Place (2009, 2011)"
"To win an Olympic medal"