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
Alexander OvechkinAlexander Ovechkin
17 September 1985
Ice Hockey Player

Maria SharapovaMaria Sharapova
19 April 1987
Tennis Player

Anna KournikovaAnna Kournikova
07 June 1981
Tennis Star

Fedor EmelianenkoFedor Emelianenko
28 September 1976
MMA Artist

Alexander PovetkinAlexander Povetkin
02 September 1979
Professional Boxer
Garry KasparovGarry Kasparov
13 April 1963
Chess Player

Valeri BureValeri Bure
13 June 1974
Ice Hockey Player

Lev YashinLev Yashin
22 October 1929
Football Player

Nikolai ValuevNikolai Valuev
21 August 1973
Boxer, Actor
Kostya TszyuKostya Tszyu
19 September 1969
Boxer

Nataliya KuznetsovaNataliya Kuznetsova
01 July 1991
Bodybuilder
Alexander AlekhineAlexander Alekhine
31 October 1892
French chess player

Anastasia BryzgalovaAnastasia Bryzgalova
13 December 1992
Curler

Vladimir TarasenkoVladimir Tarasenko
13 December 1991
Ice hockey player
Sergei BobrovskySergei Bobrovsky
20 September 1988
Ice hockey player

Aleksandr KarelinAleksandr Karelin
19 September 1967
Politician, Amateur wrestler
Pavel DatsyukPavel Datsyuk
20 July 1978
Ice hockey player

Daniil KvyatDaniil Kvyat
26 April 1994
Racecar driver

Alina KabaevaAlina Kabaeva
12 May 1983
Politician, Model, Artistic gymnast, Rhythmic
Evgeni MalkinEvgeni Malkin
31 July 1986
Ice hockey player

Pavel BurePavel Bure
31 March 1971
Ice hockey player
Sergei FedorovSergei Fedorov
13 December 1969
Ice hockey player

Andrey ArshavinAndrey Arshavin
29 May 1981
Association football player

Timofey MozgovTimofey Mozgov
16 July 1986
Basketball player

Andrei KirilenkoAndrei Kirilenko
18 February 1981
Basketball player
Vladimir KonstantinovVladimir Konstantinov
19 March 1967
Ice hockey player
Marat SafinMarat Safin
27 January 1980
Tennis player, Politician

Ilya KovalchukIlya Kovalchuk
15 April 1983
Ice hockey player

Denis CheryshevDenis Cheryshev
26 December 1990
Association football player

Svetlana KuznetsovaSvetlana Kuznetsova
27 June 1985
Tennis player
Aleksandr KokorinAleksandr Kokorin
19 March 1991
Association football player

Boris SpasskyBoris Spassky
30 January 1937
Chess player

Alexander EmelianenkoAlexander Emelianenko
02 August 1981
Mixed Martial Artist

Aliya MustafinaAliya Mustafina
30 September 1994
Artistic gymnast

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Artem DzyubaArtem Dzyuba
22 August 1988
Footballer
Yelena IsinbayevaYelena Isinbayeva
03 June 1982
Pole vaulter, Athletics competitor

Alexander RadulovAlexander Radulov
05 July 1986
Ice hockey player
Oleg TaktarovOleg Taktarov
26 August 1967
Actor, Judoka

Ekaterina GordeevaEkaterina Gordeeva
28 May 1971
Figure skater

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

Evgeni PlushenkoEvgeni Plushenko
03 November 1982
Figure skater
Evgeny KuznetsovEvgeny Kuznetsov
19 May 1992
Ice hockey player

Maria KirilenkoMaria Kirilenko
25 January 1987
Tennis player

Sergey KarjakinSergey Karjakin
12 January 1990
Chess Grandmaster

Dinara SafinaDinara Safina
27 April 1986
Tennis player

Vladislav TretiakVladislav Tretiak
25 April 1952
Ice hockey player, Politician
Vladimir KramnikVladimir Kramnik
25 June 1975
Chess player, Writer

Svetlana KhorkinaSvetlana Khorkina
19 January 1979
Politician, Artistic gymnast

Igor LarionovIgor Larionov
03 December 1960
Ice hockey player

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

Jeff MonsonJeff Monson
18 January 1971
Mixed martial artist, Boxer
Igor AkinfeevIgor Akinfeev
08 April 1986
Association football player

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

Yevgeny KafelnikovYevgeny Kafelnikov
18 February 1974
Tennis player, Golfer
Vera ZvonarevaVera Zvonareva
07 September 1984
 

Roman PavlyuchenkoRoman Pavlyuchenko
15 December 1981
Footballer
Ilya BryzgalovIlya Bryzgalov
22 June 1980
Ice hockey player

Semyon VarlamovSemyon Varlamov
27 April 1988
Ice hockey player

Yuri ZhirkovYuri Zhirkov
20 August 1983
Association football player
Mikhail BotvinnikMikhail Botvinnik
17 August 1911
Electrical engineer, Chess Champion

Viacheslav DatsikViacheslav Datsik
13 February 1980
Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer, Thai boxer
Alexei YashinAlexei Yashin
05 November 1973
Ice hockey player

Valeri KharlamovValeri Kharlamov
14 January 1948
Ice hockey player

Mariya SavinovaMariya Savinova
13 August 1985
Middle-distance runner, Athletics competitor

Elena DementievaElena Dementieva
15 October 1981
Tennis player
Alexey ShvedAlexey Shved
16 December 1988
Basketball player
Nikolay DavydenkoNikolay Davydenko
02 June 1981
tennis player

Daria GavrilovaDaria Gavrilova
05 March 1994
Tennis player

Alan DzagoevAlan Dzagoev
17 June 1990
Association football player

Alexander GrischukAlexander Grischuk
31 October 1983
Chess player
Vitaly MinakovVitaly Minakov
06 February 1985
Mixed Martial Artist

Fyodor SmolovFyodor Smolov
09 February 1990
Russian footballer

Ilia KulikIlia Kulik
23 May 1977
Figure skater

Pavel PogrebnyakPavel Pogrebnyak
08 November 1983
Association football player

Anastasia PavlyuchenkovaAnastasia Pavlyuchenkova
03 July 1991
Tennis player
Viktor KorchnoiViktor Korchnoi
23 March 1931
Chess player, Writer

Ian NepomniachtchiIan Nepomniachtchi
14 July 1990
Chess player
Alexei KovalevAlexei Kovalev
24 February 1973
Ice hockey player

Vasily AlekseyevVasily Alekseyev
07 January 1942
Weightlifter, Politician

Aleksandr KerzhakovAleksandr Kerzhakov
27 November 1982
Association football player
Vitaly PetrovVitaly Petrov
08 September 1984
Racecar driver

Oleg SalenkoOleg Salenko
25 October 1969
Footballer
Ekaterina MakarovaEkaterina Makarova
07 June 1988
Tennis player

Dmitri AlenichevDmitri Alenichev
20 October 1972
Association football player, Association football

Alexander SeminAlexander Semin
03 March 1984
Ice hockey player

Dzhabar AskerovDzhabar Askerov
24 January 1986
Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer, Thai boxer
Stanislav CherchesovStanislav Cherchesov
02 September 1963
Association football player, Association football

Rinat DasayevRinat Dasayev
13 June 1957
Russian-Soviet goalkeeper
Sergey KarasevSergey Karasev
26 October 1993
Basketball player

Peter SvidlerPeter Svidler
17 June 1976
Chess player

Mikhail YouzhnyMikhail Youzhny
25 June 1982
Tennis player

Irina SlutskayaIrina Slutskaya
09 February 1979
Figure skater
Vasily SmyslovVasily Smyslov
24 March 1921
Chess player