In 1980 he won the silver medal with the Soviet team. He played all six matches and scored twenty goals.
He was a handball player for CSKA Moscow between 1974 and 1987, and since 1987 he served in the administive side of CSKA. He is the head trainer and chief of CSKA tennis team since 1994. He is also an adviser to the general director of Alexander Ostrovsky Academy in sports issues.