Dimitrij Ovtcharov

Dimitrij Ovtcharov

Dimitrij Ovtcharov (GERMANY)
In 2016 he won his fourth Olympic medal after team Germany won the bronze medal beating South Korea with 3-1. He has for several years been the “hope of Europe” to take on the mighty Chinese team. With an attacking and powerful style from both forehand och backhand, he has become a popular profile in the table tennis world. His wife Jenny is a former national youth team player from Sweden and in August 2016 they got a daughter named Emma.

Facts
World Ranking: 3 (11/17)
Born: 1988
Birthplace: Kiev, Ukraine (Sovjet Union)
Height: 1,86 m
Weight: 79 kg
Style of play: Right-handed, shakehand, attack

Achievements
Olympic Games
3rd place Singles and Team 2012
Runner-up Team 2008
3rd place Team 2016

World Championships
Runner-up Team 2010/2012/2014

World Cup
3rd place 2013/2015

European Games
Winner Singles 2015

European Championships
Winner Singles 2013/2015
Winner Team 2007-2011/2013

Europe Top 16
Winner 2012/2015/2016

Skills

Posted on

March 6, 2017