Biography of Evgeni Malkin
Evgeni Malkin is a hockey player known on both sides of the Atlantic. Experts and ordinary fans admire his game, coaches in any team always assign him leading roles. Sometimes, it seems that Malkin was born to play hockey. His way up was not thorny and difficult - excitement, fire and hockey intuition were literally in his blood. He was given everything, because the ice was his native element. Moving forward, Eugene was constantly moving towards perfection, in order to one day reach truly amazing heights.
Evgeni Malkin is a great forward
Early years and early career Evgeni MalkinEugene was born in distant Magnitogorsk - a city where hockey was a real religion. The father of the future NHL star, Vladimir Malkin, was also a professional hockey player in the past. And because the fate of the star striker, it seems, has been determined from the first days.
As the player’s parents point out, the first access to the ice by Evgeni Malkin took place when he was only ... three years old.The first coach of the young stars was his own father. After that there was a school of Magnitogorsk Metallurg. The first coach of the player was Yuri Tukaserov, but since the age of eight Malkin began to work with another mentor - Sergey Vitman.
It is noteworthy that not all experts noted the playing qualities of a hockey player. At the age of fifteen, Yevgeny Malkin did not get into the junior team of the Urals region. And after that, also left behind a number of local competitions.
Evgeni Malkin DRAKA
It is worth noting that in the youth team of that convocation, Malkin was the youngest player. Together with his teammates, the player marked at three world championships, in which he twice won silver medals.
Adult career Evgeni MalkinAs a graduate of the Magnitogorsk Metallurgist, in 2003, the striker made his debut as part of the "first" club team. On the twelfth of September of the same year, Eugene first went on the ice within the framework of the Highest League Championship of Russia. Three months later, in a match against Yaroslavl Locomotive, Yevgeny scored his first goal. It is quite remarkable that in that meeting the player made a double.
In his first season, Malkin was recognized as the best debutant of the club. In the 2005/2006 season, the young striker won the Golden Slam, the prize for the best center forward. Thus, in record time, Yevgeny not only entrenched in one of the strongest Russian clubs, but also became one of its leaders.
The life of Evgeni Malkin is full of surprises
Eugene Malkin Escape in the NHLBeing one of the leaders of the Magnitogorsk Metallurgist, Malkin began to be called up regularly to the national team. His successes have now been noted internationally. Well treated him in his own club. However, in 2006, during the off-season Tamper Cup tournament, the striker suddenly disappeared from the team location. It soon became known that Malkin had signed a contract with the NHL club of Pittsburgh Penguins.
It had a big resonance. After the complaint of Metallurg, the Russian Hockey Federation prohibited Malkin from playing in any hockey clubs until the dispute was settled. However, the court of the state of New York sided with the hockey player, and already on September 20, 2006, the striker went on the ice as part of the new club.
Career Evgeni Malkin in the teamAs part of the Russian team, Malkin participated in four world championships and in two “Olympic” tournaments. Currently, the forward is the holder of two bronze (2005, 2007), one silver (2010) and one gold (2012) medal of the world championships.
For his contribution to the development of Russian hockey, Malkin was awarded the title of Honored Master of Sports of the Russian Federation.
Personal life of Evgeny MalkinMalkin's personal life, like his hockey career, is very controversial. As a young man, Eugene had a long meeting with a simple student from Magnitogorsk, about whom little is known. The girl was constantly hiding from the cameras and did not give an interview. Public life was obviously not interested in her, and therefore soon their union with the famous hockey player collapsed.
The personal life of Yevgeny Malkin is in full swing. One time he met with Maria Kozhevnikova
Soon the couple moved to Moscow. Hockey player bought his girlfriend a luxury apartment and arranged in one of the local institutions. At all public events, the pair always appeared together. And because very soon rumors about the allegedly preparing wedding began to appear in the press.
However, the groom's parents were against the marriage of his son. Some time later, Malkin broke up with Kondakova.
Currently, his personal life is shrouded in a veil of secrecy. Hockey player enjoys solitude and the status of an enviable bachelor.