Ukrainian shot putter whose 2004 Olympic precious metal medal was recinded from him because of an anti-doping case in 2012. He received gold in the 1992 Globe Junior Championships. He received a complete of four platinum medals between your Globe Indoor Championships, Western Athletic Championships and the summertime Universiade. He grew up as an just kid in Sumy Oblast, Ukraine. He competed within the 2004 Olympics where swimmer Michael Phelps received six platinum medals.