Dimitrij Ovtcharov is a Ukrainian-born German table tennis player who achieved a career-high ranking of World No. 1 in January 2018. He is a right-handed player and uses the shakehand grip. Ovtcharov won one silver and three bronze medals at the Olympics between 2008 and 2016.
Born on September 2, 1988 in Kyiv, Ukraine, his father Mikhail Ovtcharov, a Soviet table tennis champion in 1982, moved his family to Germany shortly after Dimitrij was born. He married Swedish table tennis player Jenny Mellström in 2013. They have a daughter together.
Dimitrij Ovtcharov Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 2 September 1988
Birth Place: Kyiv, Ukraine
Residence: Düsseldorf, Germany / Hamelin, Germany
Birth Name: Dimitrij Ovtcharov
Also known as: Dmytro Ovtcharov
Russian: Дмитрий Овчаров
Ukrainian: Дмитро Овчаров
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Occupation: Table tennis player
Hair Color: Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Dimitrij Ovtcharov Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 172 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 78 kg
Height in Feet: 6′ 1″
Height in Meters: 1.86 m
Body Build/Type: Athletic
Shoe Size: Unknown
Dimitrij Ovtcharov Family Details:
Father: Mikhail Ovtcharov
Mother: Tatiana Ovtcharov
Spouse/Wife: Jenny Ovtcharov (m. 2014)
Children: Emma (Daughter)
Dimitrij Ovtcharov Education:
Dimitrij Ovtcharov Facts:
*Born on September 2, 1988 in Kyiv, Ukraine, his parents were Sovetian National players.
*His father became a Soviet table tennis champion in 1982.
*He is currently ranked #11 in the world by the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF).
*Visit his official website: www.dimitrij-ovtcharov.de
*Follow him on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.