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Rank13
Pts103.00
Age27
HandR

Personal Information

Residence Ufa, RUS

Occupation Athlete

Languages Russian

Higher education Physical Education - Ural State University of Physical Education: Ufa, RUS

GoldSilverBronzeTotal
World Cup1124
San José (USA), 2015-10-16Paris (FRANCE), 2017-01-20Bonn (GERMANY), 2017-02-10
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA), 2017-05-05
World Championship--11
Kazan (RUSSIA), 2014-07-16
Zone Championships11-2
TORUN (POLAND), 2016-06-20Tbilisi (GEORGIA), 2017-06-12
Grand Prix1214
Long Beach, California (USA), 2017-03-17Turin (ITALY), 2017-12-01Shanghai (CHINA), 2019-05-17
Shanghai (CHINA), 2018-05-19
Olympic Games--11
Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL), 2016-08-07

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? He began fencing in 2001 in Ufa, Russian Federation.

Club / Team Central Sports Army Club [RUS] / Ufa Fencing Sports School of Olympic Reserve [RUS]:

Name of coach Lira Grushina [personal], RUS; Ruslan Nasibullin [personal, national], RUS; Ilgar Mamedov [national], RUS

Handedness Right

General Interest

Hobbies Listening to music. (Athlete, 22 Mar 2016)

Memorable sporting achievement Winning gold in team foil at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Athlete, 30 Jun 2017)

Awards and honours He received the Order of Friendship from the president of the Russian Federation in recognition of the gold medal he won at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (kremlin.ru, 25 Aug 2016)

He has received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (rusfencing.ru, 17 May 2019; minsport.gov.ru, 24 Dec 2018)

Ambitions To win individual gold at the Olympic Games. (Athlete, 30 Jun 2017)

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