2012 OG (London) - 1st
Key: OG = Olympic Games | YOG = Youth Olympic Games |WCh = World Championships | WJCh = World Junior Championships | ECh = European Championship | EJCh = European Junior Championships |NCh = National Championships | NJCh = National Junior Championships
He is the London 2012 Olympic champion and two-time Olympic bronze medallist (2000, 2004).
He has competed at six Olympic Games since making his debut in 1988 in Seoul when he represented the Soviet Union.
He has set 10 world records.