Find out more about the greatest Russian Sportspersons, including Fedor Emelianenko, Anna Kournikova, Garry Kasparov, Maria Sharapova and Khabib Nurmagomedov.
Khabib NurmagomedovKhabib Nurmagomedov
20 September 1988
Mixed Martial Artist
Maria SharapovaMaria Sharapova
19 April 1987
Tennis Player

Alexander PovetkinAlexander Povetkin
02 September 1979
Professional Boxer

Anna KournikovaAnna Kournikova
07 June 1981
Tennis Star

Fedor EmelianenkoFedor Emelianenko
28 September 1976
MMA Artist

Garry KasparovGarry Kasparov
13 April 1963
Chess Player
Valeri BureValeri Bure
13 June 1974
Ice Hockey Player

Alexander OvechkinAlexander Ovechkin
17 September 1985
Ice Hockey Player

Kostya TszyuKostya Tszyu
19 September 1969
Boxer
Lev YashinLev Yashin
22 October 1929
Football Player

Andrey ArshavinAndrey Arshavin
29 May 1981
Football Player
Nikolai ValuevNikolai Valuev
21 August 1973
Boxer, Actor

Nataliya KuznetsovaNataliya Kuznetsova
01 July 1991
Bodybuilder

Alexander AlekhineAlexander Alekhine
31 October 1892
French chess player

Yulia LipnitskayaYulia Lipnitskaya
05 June 1998
Skater

Anastasia BryzgalovaAnastasia Bryzgalova
13 December 1992
Curler
Roy Jones Jr.Roy Jones Jr.
16 January 1969
Boxer

Daniil KvyatDaniil Kvyat
26 April 1994
Racecar driver

Aleksandr KarelinAleksandr Karelin
19 September 1967
Politician, Amateur wrestler

Alina KabaevaAlina Kabaeva
12 May 1983
Politician, Model, Artistic gymnast, Rhythmic
Alexander EmelianenkoAlexander Emelianenko
02 August 1981
Mixed Martial Artist

Pavel BurePavel Bure
31 March 1971
Ice hockey player
Marat SafinMarat Safin
27 January 1980
Tennis player, Politician

Semyon VarlamovSemyon Varlamov
27 April 1988
Ice hockey player

Vera ZvonarevaVera Zvonareva
07 September 1984
 
Artem DzyubaArtem Dzyuba
22 August 1988
Footballer

Boris SpasskyBoris Spassky
30 January 1937
Chess Grandmaster
Ilya KovalchukIlya Kovalchuk
15 April 1983
Ice hockey player

Aliya MustafinaAliya Mustafina
30 September 1994
Artistic gymnast

Vladimir KramnikVladimir Kramnik
25 June 1975
Chess player, Writer
Ekaterina GordeevaEkaterina Gordeeva
28 May 1971
Figure skater

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Evgeni MalkinEvgeni Malkin
31 July 1986
Ice Hockey Player
Jeff MonsonJeff Monson
18 January 1971
Mixed martial artist, Boxer

Sergei FedorovSergei Fedorov
13 December 1969
Ice hockey player

Denis CheryshevDenis Cheryshev
26 December 1990
Association football player

Svetlana KuznetsovaSvetlana Kuznetsova
27 June 1985
Tennis player
Andrei KirilenkoAndrei Kirilenko
18 February 1981
Basketball player
Sergey KarjakinSergey Karjakin
12 January 1990
Chess Grandmaster

Alexander RadulovAlexander Radulov
05 July 1986
Ice hockey player

Vladimir KonstantinovVladimir Konstantinov
19 March 1967
Ice hockey player

Yelena IsinbayevaYelena Isinbayeva
03 June 1982
Pole vaulter, Athletics competitor
Daria GavrilovaDaria Gavrilova
05 March 1994
Tennis player

Oleg TaktarovOleg Taktarov
26 August 1967
Actor, Judoka

Igor AkinfeevIgor Akinfeev
08 April 1986
Association football player

Sergei KharitonovSergei Kharitonov
18 August 1980
Boxer, Kickboxer, Military personnel, Thai boxer

Andrei KanchelskisAndrei Kanchelskis
23 January 1967
association football player, association football
Viacheslav FetisovViacheslav Fetisov
20 April 1958
Ice hockey coach

Yuri ZhirkovYuri Zhirkov
20 August 1983
Association football player
Timofey MozgovTimofey Mozgov
16 July 1986
Basketball player

Svetlana KhorkinaSvetlana Khorkina
19 January 1979
Politician, Artistic gymnast

Pavel DatsyukPavel Datsyuk
20 July 1978
Ice hockey player
Ian NepomniachtchiIan Nepomniachtchi
14 July 1990
Chess player

Larisa LatyninaLarisa Latynina
27 December 1934
Gymnast
Mikhail YouzhnyMikhail Youzhny
25 June 1982
Tennis player

Evgeni PlushenkoEvgeni Plushenko
03 November 1982
Figure skater

Mikhail BotvinnikMikhail Botvinnik
17 August 1911
Chess player

Aleksandr KokorinAleksandr Kokorin
19 March 1991
Association football player

Sergei BobrovskySergei Bobrovsky
20 September 1988
Ice hockey player
Roman PavlyuchenkoRoman Pavlyuchenko
15 December 1981
Footballer

Dinara SafinaDinara Safina
27 April 1986
Tennis player

Elena DementievaElena Dementieva
15 October 1981
Tennis player

Fyodor SmolovFyodor Smolov
09 February 1990
Russian footballer
Igor LarionovIgor Larionov
03 December 1960
Ice hockey player

Yevgeny KafelnikovYevgeny Kafelnikov
18 February 1974
Tennis player, Golfer
Peter SvidlerPeter Svidler
17 June 1976
Chess player

Vladislav TretiakVladislav Tretiak
25 April 1952
Ice hockey player, Politician

Vladimir TarasenkoVladimir Tarasenko
13 December 1991
Ice hockey player
Ilia KulikIlia Kulik
23 May 1977
Figure skater

Alexander GrischukAlexander Grischuk
31 October 1983
Chess player
Anastasia PavlyuchenkovaAnastasia Pavlyuchenkova
03 July 1991
Tennis player

Maria KirilenkoMaria Kirilenko
25 January 1987
Tennis player

Sergei GrinkovSergei Grinkov
04 February 1967
Fgure skater
Vitaly PetrovVitaly Petrov
08 September 1984
Racecar driver

Denis LebedevDenis Lebedev
14 August 1979
Boxer
Dmitry KlokovDmitry Klokov
18 February 1983
Weightlifter

Viktor KorchnoiViktor Korchnoi
23 March 1931
Chess player, Writer

Vitaly MinakovVitaly Minakov
06 February 1985
Mixed Martial Artist

Ilya BryzgalovIlya Bryzgalov
22 June 1980
Ice hockey player
Valeri KharlamovValeri Kharlamov
14 January 1948
Ice hockey player
Roman ShirokovRoman Shirokov
06 July 1981
Association football player

Alexei YashinAlexei Yashin
05 November 1973
Ice hockey player

Alan DzagoevAlan Dzagoev
17 June 1990
Association football player

Aleksandr KerzhakovAleksandr Kerzhakov
27 November 1982
Association football player
Vasily SmyslovVasily Smyslov
24 March 1921
Chess grandmaster

Pavel PogrebnyakPavel Pogrebnyak
08 November 1983
Association football player

Nikolay DavydenkoNikolay Davydenko
02 June 1981
tennis player

Evgeny KuznetsovEvgeny Kuznetsov
19 May 1992
Ice hockey player

Alexei KovalevAlexei Kovalev
24 February 1973
Ice hockey player
Oleg SalenkoOleg Salenko
25 October 1969
Footballer

Aron NimzowitschAron Nimzowitsch
07 November 1886
Danish-Russian chess master
Alexey ShvedAlexey Shved
16 December 1988
Basketball player

Stanislav CherchesovStanislav Cherchesov
02 September 1963
Association football player, Association football
Rinat DasayevRinat Dasayev
13 June 1957
Russian-Soviet goalkeeper
Alexey VoyevodaAlexey Voyevoda
09 May 1980
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