Ukrainian land has always been rich in talent. We have many athletes who are the best in their sports. They are famous not only in our country but also abroad. Who is the most famous and popular athlete? We figured it out and present you with the top-10 of Ukrainian sportsmen on the number of subscribers in Instagram.
Vasyl Lomachenko 1.7 million subscribers
Lomachenko is probably not only the most popular and generally the best athlete of Ukraine of all time. He is a double Olympic champion, world and European champion among boxers-Amateurs. It is already being called the best Amateur of all time. This is not surprising, as the statistics of his fights has 397 games in 396 he won. The only defeat he suffered from Alberta Selimova, which Basil twice took revenge.
But the present popularity to the native Belgorod-Dniester came with the early performances in the professional ring. After conquering a third weight class, he began to dispute for the title of best boxer of our time regardless of weight class. This made him known not only in Ukraine but all over the world.
Oleksandr Zinchenko. 1 million subscribers
A graduate of Shakhtar Donetsk, and now the player “Manchester city” and the leader of the Ukrainian team is the most popular footballer in Ukraine. 1 million subscribers – a result not only of successful actions on the football field, but also a consequence cheerful, creative nature Zinchenko. In addition, the popularity of the web page Alexander said the story of his courtship Vlada Sedan.
Oleksandr Usyk. 899 thousand subscribers
The absolute world champion in craterface celebrated as one of the most charismatic athletes of our country. More popular he got after the victory at the Olympic games 2012 in London. Cemented her performances in the WSB for the team “Ukrainian atamans” and further performances in the professional ring. Often marked by active social position, though often enough it is resonant. Except for Ukraine, has a large fan base in Britain. So after a victory over Tony Bellew in November 2018, just two days received replacements in 100 thousand followers.
Andrey Shevchenko. 700 thousand subscribers
The head coach of the national team of Ukraine on football, the best Ukrainian football player, the legend of Kiev “Dynamo” and Italian “Milan”, despite retiring in 2012, continues to be popular. The owner of “Golden ball” in 2004 got his fan base not only from Ukrainians – eight years of performances for “Milan” made him a star in Italy.
Elina Svitolina. 564 thousands of subscribers
Our best tennis player now takes the 4th place in the WTA rankings. Also, apart from tennis skills, she is known for her beauty. Elina is an Ambassador to many successful brands. It advertises Swiss watches, sportswear and even mineral water.
Vladimir Klitschko. 532 thousands of subscribers
Another boxer in our ranking. This time it is Vladimir Klitschko. Perhaps the greatest Dominator heavyweight champion of all time are relatively poorly developed his page in Instagram. For comparison, the number of subscribers in the current leaders of the heavyweight division much more: Anthony Joshua is 11 million, as Deontay Wilder and Tyson fury have 2.5 million followers. However, even this result allowed him to take 6th place.
Yevhen Konoplyanka. 427 thousand subscribers
Together with Andrei Yarmolenko and Yevhen Konoplyanka over 5 years was the most popular football players of the Ukraine in the early 2010’s. the Main popularity of Eugene won, playing for Dnipro, as well as increased the number of its subscribers using fans Spanish “Seville” and the German “Schalke”. Now Jack has returned to Ukraine and pleases the fans of the Donetsk Shakhtar.
Oleksiy Torokhtiy. 366 thousand subscribers
Ukrainian weightlifter, participant of two Olympic games (2008 and 2012). His professional career finished in 2014. His fame he received after he won the gold medal at the games in London. Later, however, the reward taken from him because his blood was found banned substance. However, the fans decided to support the athlete, for their fans ‘ army, he is not particularly lost.
Andriy Yarmolenko. 274 thousand subscribers
Former leader of the “Dynamo” and the second best scorer of the national team of Ukraine now, as well as his colleague from Shakhtar, Yevhen Konoplyanka, is on the decline career. Injuries, lack of match practice after moving abroad has greatly reduced the frequency of mentioning the names of the Chernigov player in the fan environment. However, eight years of playing in the Premier League, as well as 36 goals for the national team has not moved away in the archives of football history. Yarmolenko and is now one of the most famous players in Ukraine.
Andrey Lunin. 273 thousands of subscribers
The youngest member was ranked 10th place. He can already boast of certain accomplishments in my career. One win at the world Junior championship is already worth a lot, but I hope that the main peaks in the future. No wonder that 19-year-old goalkeeper was lured into their ranks himself real Madrid.