Yevhen Malyshev

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Yevhen Valentinovich Malyshev (10 March 2002 – 1 March 2022) was a Ukrainian biathlete and soldier. He was born in Kharkiv, Ukraine.[1][2] He participated in the 2020 Winter Youth Olympics in Lausanne, Switzerland.[3]

Malyshev died on 1 March 2022 during the Battle of Kharkiv, defending his hometown during the Russian invasion of Ukraine, aged 19.[4]

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  1. "Біатлоніст Євген Малишев загинув в бою з окупантами" [Biathlete Yevhen Malyshev died in battle with the invaders]. Ukrainian Pravda (in Ukrainian). 2 March 2022. Retrieved 3 March 2022.
  2. Marca Polideportivo (1 March 2022). "Young biathlete dies during Russia-Ukraine conflict". Biathlon. Marca. Adapted by SAM. Unidad Editorial Información Deportiva, S.L.U. Retrieved 3 March 2022.
  3. Київ, м. "МІНІСТЕРСТВО МОЛОДІ ТА СПОРТУ УКРАЇНИ НАКАЗ" [MINISTRY OF YOUTH AND SPORTS OF UKRAINE ORDER] (PDF). mms.gov.ua (in Ukrainian). Retrieved 3 March 2022.
  4. Baer, Jack (3 March 2022). "Ukrainian biathlete Yevhen Malyshev, 19, killed in fight against Russia". Yahoo! Sports. Retrieved 3 March 2022.