Born April 5, 1974 in Krasnodar. Height 196 cm. Weight 95 kg.
Type of sport - handball.
First coach - S. Zaitsev. Playing for VEL Gummersbach, Germany. In the national team team since 1995. Coach - In. Maximov.
. September 30, 2000 at the Olympic Games in Sydney (Australia) won the gold medal in Men's Handball Championship.
. He lives in Krasnodar.