Russian weightlifter who was stripped of his 2004 Olympic bronze medal after testing positive for steroids.
He won his first medal in International Competition at the 2001 World Championships where he took silver.
He competed in the 2008 Olympics and finished in 5th place.
He is the son of Oleg and Elena Perepetchenov.
He won bronze at the 2004 Olympics, the same year swimmer Michael Phelps won an amazing six gold medals.