Famous Volleyball Players from Russia

List of notable or famous volleyball players from Russia, with bios and photos, including the top volleyball players born in Russia and even some popular volleyball players who immigrated to Russia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Russian volleyball players then this list is the perfect resource for you. These volleyball players are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known volleyball player from Russia is included when available.

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This historic volleyball players from Russia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Russian volleyball players of note?" and "Who are the most famous volleyball players from Russia?" These prominent volleyball players of Russia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Russian volleyball players.

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  • Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Volkov (Russian: Александр Александрович Волков, born 14 February 1985) is a Russian volleyball player, a member of Russia men's national volleyball team and Russian club Ural Ufa. He was 2012 Olympic Champion, bronze medalist of the 2008 Olympic Games, gold medalist of the 2011 World Cup, silver medalist of the 2007 European Championship, multimedalist of the World League.
    • Age: 37
    • Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
  • Alexander Butko

    Aleksandr Butko is a setter who plays for Lokomotiv Novosibirsk and is also in the Russian Olympic men's volleyball team.
    • Age: 36
    • Birthplace: Grodno, Belarus
  • Alexander Sokolov

    Aleksandr Sokolov is a Russian volleyball player, who competes for Fakel and the national team. He has competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics, where Russia won the gold medal in the final against Brazil.
    • Age: 40
    • Birthplace: Moscow Oblast, Russia
  • Alexey Obmochaev

    Aleksey Obmochaev is a Russian volleyball player.
    • Age: 33
    • Birthplace: Kislovodsk, Russia
  • Anna Matienko

    Anna Matienko is a Russian volleyball player. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, she competed for the Russia women's national volleyball team in the women's event.
    • Age: 41
    • Birthplace: Prokhladnyi
  • Denis Biriukov

    Denis Biriukov is an athlete.
    • Age: 34
    • Birthplace: Volgograd, Russia