Evgeni Kisurin

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Evgeni Kisurin
Personal information
Born (1969-01-28) January 28, 1969 (age 49)
Novosibirsk, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Nationality Russian
Listed height 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in)
Listed weight 107 kg (236 lb)
Career information
College VCU (1992–1993)
NBA draft 1993 / Undrafted
Playing career 1985–2006
Position Power forward / Center
Coaching career 2007–present
Career history
1985–1986 Lokomotiv Novosibirsk
1987–1992 Spartak Saint Petersburg
1993–1994 A.P.U. Udine
1994–1996 CSKA Moscow
1996–1998 Cibona Zagreb
1998–1999 CSKA Moscow
1999–2000 Pallacanestro Varese
2000 Anwil Włocławek
2000 Saint Petersburg Lions
2000–2003 Spartak Saint Petersburg
2003–2004 Arsenal Tula
2004–2005 Spartak Saint Petersburg
2005–2006 Olympique Antibes
Career highlights and awards

Evgeni Kisurin (alternate spelling: Evgeny) (born January 28, 1969) is a Russian former professional basketball player, and coach. At a height of 2.07 m tall, he played at the power forward and center positions.

College career[edit]

Kisurin played college basketball at VCU.

Professional playing career[edit]


Kisurin spent an important part of his career playing for CSKA Moscow. He helped his team reach the EuroLeague Final Four in 1996.

Russian national team[edit]

Kisurin was a regular member of the senior Russian national basketball team. With Russia, he won silver medals at the 1994 FIBA World Championship, and 1998 FIBA World Championship. He also won a bronze medal at the 1997 EuroBasket.

He also played at the 1999 EuroBasket, and at the 2000 Summer Olympic Games.[1]

Coaching career[edit]

On April 8, 2013, he was appointed the acting head coach of the Russian club Spartak Saint-Petersburg.


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