Ainārs Podziņš

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Ainārs Podziņš
Born (1992-03-16) March 16, 1992 (age 24)
Jūrmala, Latvia
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 183 lb (83 kg; 13 st 1 lb)
Position Left wing/center
Shoots Right
KHL team
Former teams
Vityaz Chekhov
PHC Krylya Sovetov
Dinamo Riga
National team  Latvia
Playing career 2009–present

Ainārs Podziņš (Russian: Айнарс Гинтович Подзиньш, born March 16, 1992 in Jūrmala, Latvia) is a Latvian and Russian[1] ice hockey forward, currently playing for Dinamo Riga of the Kontinental Hockey League.

For a longer period of time Podziņš, a native of Latvia, carried a Russian passport and even played for the Russian U17 national team. However, in the summer of 2010, after joining Dinamo Riga, Podziņš managed to regain his Latvian citizenship.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2008–09 PHC Krylya Sovetov RUS–2 6 0 0 0 2
2008–09 PHC Krylya Sovetov 2 RUS–2 39 3 5 8 12
2009–10 PHC Krylya Sovetov RUS–3 53 13 11 24 38
2010–11 Dinamo Riga KHL 19 1 0 1 6 11 0 1 1 6
2010–11 HK Riga MHL 17 2 6 8 16
2011–12 Dinamo Riga KHL 38 4 0 4 21 4 0 0 0 2
2011–12 HK Riga MHL 7 2 1 3 2
2011–12 HK Juniors LHL 5 0 0 0 0
KHL totals 19 1 0 1 6 11 0 1 1 6

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