Biathlon World Cup competitor who is recognized for having represented Russia during the 2016 Biathlon World Championships. In 2018, he competed for the Olympic Athletes of Russia in the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
During the 2015-2016 season he placed in 48th overall in the World Cup standings.
He participated in a charity event for the Foundation of Our Children in 2017.
He is the son of Igor and Irina Babikova.
He competed against Martin Fourcade in the 2016 Biathlon World Championships.