Deutschland
Dimitrij Ovtcharov
Ovtcharov swept all major singles titles in Europe in 2015: at Europe Top 16, European Championships and European Games. He and Timo Boll are good friends. When Ovtcharov was still on his way up he was a steady guest in Boll’s home, stayed overnight in the guest room and practiced with Boll intensively. His wife Jenny is a former national youth team player from Sweden. Their daughter Emma was born in August 2016 right after the Olympics in Rio.

Facts

World Ranking
6
Birthplace
Kiew
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
1st place 2017
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

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