Aleksandr Borisovich Savin

As of January 10, 2013

Alexander Borisovich Savin (Russian Александр Борисович Савин; born July 1, 1957 in Taganrog ) is a Russian former volleyball player.


Alexander Sawin was at the age of 16 years, made ​​his debut in the first team of CSKA Moscow. With the club, he won 13 times, the Soviet championship and was seven times European Cup Winners ' Cup.

In 1974 he played his first international match for the Soviet Union. He was twice world champion (1978, 1982), once Vice World Champion (1986) and between 1975 and 1985 six -times European champions. In 1976 he won the silver medal at the Olympic Games in Montreal. In 1980 he was at the Olympic Games in Moscow Olympic champion.