Eduard Koksharov

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Eduard Koksharov
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Koksharov in 2008
Personal information
Born November 4, 1975 (1975-11-04) (age 40)
Krasnodar, Russia

Eduard Aleksandrovich Koksharov (Russian: Эдуард Александрович Кокшаров, born November 4, 1975) is a Russian handball player who plays for Slovenian champions Celje Pivovarna Laško.

He was born in Krasnodar and is 1.85 m for 92 kg. He plays as a left winger and is the captain of his club. He retired from his national team in 2007. He came to Celje from SKIF Krasnodar in the 1999–2000 season, at the age of 23. His biggest achievements include winning the gold medal at the 1997 World Championships and winning the handball tournament at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, both with Russia. He was also the winner of the Champions League with Celje Pivovarna Laško in the 2003/04 season.