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POPOV Evgeni Nikolaevich
Sport Para powerlifting, Weightlifting
NPC South Africa   
GenderMale
Age52
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence
Johannesburg, RSA
Occupation
Music Industry
Languages
Russian, Ukrainian, English
Higher education
Ukranian Sport Insitute: Kiev, UKR
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He started the sport in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Club / Team
Gauteng Johannesburg: Johannesburg, RSA
Name of coach
Rodney Antoney
General Interest
Nicknames
Gone. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Hobbies
He enjoys listening and creating music. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning the 2010 IPC World Championship. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Hero / Idol
He idolises his father. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto
What ever you do, do your best. (Athlete, 06 Oct 2010)

Competition Highlights (historical)
World Championships - Para powerlifting
Rank Year Event Result
15 2006 75kg 145.0
7 2010 75kg 177.5
Commonwealth Games - Para powerlifting
Rank Year Event Result
16 2006 Bench Press 147.50
11 2010 Bench Press 162.1