Aleksejs Širokovs

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Aleksejs Širokovs
Aleksejs Sirokovs 2012.jpg
Born (1981-02-20) February 20, 1981 (age 36)
Riga, Latvian SSR, Soviet Union
Height 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
Weight 190 lb (86 kg; 13 st 8 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Right
NLB team
Former teams
Martigny Red Ice
HC Kometa Brno
Lukko Rauma
Amur Khabarovsk
HK Riga 2000
HK Liepājas Metalurgs
SG Cortina
Amur Khabarovsk
Kapitan Stupino
HC Dynamo Moscow
Metallurg Novokuznetsk
HC Atlant Moscow Oblast
Metallurg Zhlobin
Dinamo Riga
Kazzinc-Torpedo
National team  Latvia
Playing career 1996–present

Aleksejs Širokovs (born February 20, 1981) is a Latvian professional ice hockey player currently playing for Kazzinc-Torpedo of the Kazakhstani Championship. Most of his professional playing career Širokovs spent in Latvian Hockey League's club HK Liepājas Metalurgs, twice becoming Latvia's champion. From 2004 until 2007 Širokovs played in several Russian Superleague and Russian Major League clubs, but played the 2007-08 season in Belarusian Extraliga club Metallurg Zhlobin.

He played in Latvian national ice hockey team during seven World Championships. He also played in Olympics qualifying tournament, as well as three Junior World Championships.

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