Biathlete who won a silver medal in the relay on the 2014 Wintertime Olympics in his house country. He completed third in the mass begin in the 2013-2014 Biathlon Globe Glass. He also competed in the average person biathlon on the 2014 Olympics, but he completed 64th. He was created and elevated in Russia. He was teammates with Anton Shipulin in the gold-medal earning team on the 2014 Olympics.