We congratulate Igor Zakharkin!


Today on the 16th of March, honoured Russian ice hockey coach Igor Zakharkin is celebrating his 61st birthday. The Russian Ice Hockey Federation wishes Igor a very happy birthday, as well as health and success!

Zakharkin Igor Vladimirovich

Born on the 16th of March 1958 in Bryansk

Coaching positions in Russia:

2006-2011 - Russian national team coach 

2008-2009 - CSKA Moscow coach

2009-2011 - Salavat Yulaev senior coach

2012-2014 - Polish national team head coach

2014-2015 - SKA Saint Petersburg senior coach

2015-2017 - Salavat Yulaev head coach


2008 and 2009 world champion

2011 and 2015 KHL Gagarin Cup champion

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