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Dimitrij Ovtcharov

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Dimitrij Ovtcharov

 
Dimitrij Ovtcharov
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Dimitrij Ovtcharov
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Dimitrij Ovtcharov
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Dimitrij Ovtcharov
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Dimitrij Ovtcharov
© BAKU 2015
Dimitrij Ovtcharov
© BAKU 2015
Dimitrij Ovtcharov
© BAKU 2015
Dimitrij Ovtcharov
© BAKU 2015
Dimitrij Ovtcharov
© BAKU 2015

Dimitrij Ovtcharov is a table tennis player representing Germany at the European Games. He is currently ranked at no.6 in the world by the International Table Tennis Federation and won silver at the Beijing 2008 Olympics as part of the Germans men’s team.

 

 

Greatest Sport Achievements:

Winning a bronze medal at London 2012 in the individual competition.

We asked Dimitrij…

How did you first become involved in your sport?

Through my father.

What has been one of your greatest accomplishments as an athlete?

My 3 Olympic medals, especially of course the bronze medal in the individual competition at London 2012.

What was one of your best competitions and why?

The European Championship and the European Cup, because I won two major tournaments.

What happens in a typical training day for your sport?

I train twice per day. 2 – 2.5 hours Table Tennis training, as well as 30 minutes of serve practice, 1 hour of endurance training and conditioning followed by 30 minutes of stretching.

Are you excited to be competing in the first ever European Games?

I am looking forward to the Games, coming in as reigning European Champion and European Cup winner, I hope to win the third major European title in series there.

Favorite food?

Chinese.

Favourite music?

Michael Jackson.

Favourite movie?

The Godfather.

Favourite book?

Steve Jobs.

Favourite Superhero?

Batman.


Profile

Sport: Table Tennis
Weight: 78 kg
Height: 186 cm
Age: 26
Country: Germany

Baku 2015 Table Tennis

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