Aleksandr Shirshov

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Aleksandr Shirshov
Full nameAleksandr Sergeyevich Shirshov
Born (1972-08-25) 25 August 1972 (age 47)
Moscow, Soviet Union
ResidenceMoscow
Weapon(s)Sabre
Handright-handed
Height1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
ClubCSKA Moscow

Aleksandr Shirshov (Russian: Александр Сергеевич Ширшов; born 25 August 1972) is a Russian fencer. He won a gold medal in the team sabre event at the 1992 Summer Olympics.[1][2] He is now a fencing coach. 2013 World team champion Kamil Ibragimov is amongst his pupils.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Olympics Statistics: Aleksandr Shirshov". databaseolympics.com. Archived from the original on 2 November 2012. Retrieved 29 December 2011.
  2. ^ "Aleksandr Shirshov Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 29 December 2011.
  3. ^ Andrei Morozov (19 April 2011). Камиль Ибрагимов: славный потомок великой династии. russkiymir.ru (in Russian).