Born May 28, 1972 in g. Vladikavkaz, the North Ossetian ASSR. Height 186 cm. Weight 130 kg.
Higher education. He graduated from the North-Caucasian Mining and Metallurgical Institute and the North-Ossetian State University (Faculty).
Type of sport - wrestling.
First coach - P. Byazrov.
In favor of the CSKA. In the national team team since 1993. Coaching - C. Byazrov, K. Dedegkaev.
. In 1995 and 1997 was the winner of the World Cup.
. In 1995 and 1997 at the European Championships won 1 st place.
. October 1, 2000 at the Olympic Games in Sydney (Australia) won the gold medal in freestyle wrestling in the weight category 130 kg.
. Hobbies - fight.
. He lives in Vladikavkaz
. Wife Sophia, daughter Tamara.