Biography of Alexander RadulovAlexander V. Radulov - one of the most famous and vibrant domestic hockey players, striker of the Continental Hockey League, forward of the national team, two-time winner of the main prize of the World Cup - a gold medal and many high commemorative prizes - Golden Stick, Memorial Cup and Gagarin Cup.
Expressive hockey player Alexander Radulov
Childhood and family of Alexander RadulovThe future champion was born on July 5, 1986 in Nizhny Tagil. His father, Valery Dmitrievich, in his youth was a hockey player of the local team “Sputnik”. He then worked as a children's trainer. Mom, Vera Vitalyevna, worked in the personnel department of Uralvagonzavod,enterprises for the production of construction and military equipment, railway cars, later left work and devoted herself to raising children.
Alexander Radulov in childhood
The first mentor of the future sports star was Alexander Weingardt, an experienced specialist, who was called "the same age as Tagil hockey." A team of boys under his leadership, where the troika Radulov - Razhev - Balbashev performed, became the winner of the “Hope of the Urals” Cup when Sasha was 10 years old.
Hockey player Alexander Radulov himself
The beginning of the sports career of Alexander RadulovIn 2002, a talented young man was taken to the capital HC Dynamo.His debut took place in 2003 in the Super League game. He also played then in the national championship for the HC Tver.
In 2004, he drafted Canada’s Quebec Remparts. Playing in the main junior league of this province, he became the third striker of the 2004/2005 season in terms of the number of goals.
Alexander Radulov played for the team “Quebec Remparts”
In 2004, at the draft (the procedure for the selection of applicants by professionals), he was given the opportunity to perform at the Milwaukee Edmirals, the reserve club of the NHL team Nashville Predators (USA). In 2006, he was already directly in the number of "Predators". The athlete was considered the leader of the team, played in 64 games and brought 37 goals to the team.
Hockey star Alexander RadulovAt 21, the hockey player accepted the offer to join the national team of the Russian Federation representing the country in international competitions.At the 2008 World Cup in its composition promising right-handed striker won the main prize.
Postage stamp with Alexander Radulov
Phenomenally quick goal by Alexander Radulov
In 2010, 2011 and 2012, the scorer, devoted to hockey with all his heart, was recognized as the most valuable hockey player of the KHL competitions.
In 2011, a striker in the ranks of the Salavat Yulaev team won the prestigious rolling prize for the winner of the KHL playoff game - the Gagarin Cup.
After the end of the Russian season, he went to Nashville. However, before the third game of the playoff of the Stanley Cup, he was removed from the games for violating the regime. And at the end of the 2011/2012 season, the Predator bosses decided to abandon the talented but problematic player.
The best goals of hockey player Alexander Radulov
Personal life of Alexander RadulovIn 2015, the national hero and one of the most prominent Russian hockey players got married. The 22-year-old Daria Dmitrieva, the silver medalist of the 2012 Olympics in rhythmic gymnastics, was chosen by the 29-year-old athlete.
Alexander Radulov and his wife Daria
Alexander Radulov with his son Makar
Alexander Radulov hit the coach with a club
Alexander Radulov todayIn 2016, the term of the contract Radulov with CSKA expired, and the athlete intended to play in the NHL, having received offers from the teams of Florida, Washington and Detroit.
Kamchatka deputy demands to allocate him a place to park his horse outside the local government building