Viktor Khryapa. Captain of the CSKA basketball team


At 203 centimetres tall and 100 kilograms he poses a real threat to any opponent. And it is Viktor Khryapa himself who is known as the most versatile professional basketball player in the league.

At 203 centimetres tall and 100 kilograms he poses a real threat to any opponent. And it is Viktor Khryapa himself who is known as the most versatile professional basketball player in the league. He is the leader of the country’s strongest team and captain of the legendary Moscow CSKA basketball team. Khryapa blows Russian and European fans away with his energetic game and unbeatable skills on the court. While playing on CSKA he has won the European League Championship, and became a European champion when playing on the Russian national team. Viktor Khryapa is one of the best basketball players on the continent. It is thanks to his beloved game that he met one of his closest friends - Andrey Kirilenko – known as the best Russian basketball player of our time. Together they are the ideal team and undisputable authorities and gurus when it comes to basketball. Host Natalya Krylova got to meet CSKA’s dynamic duo.