Konstantin Vybornov: biography, career, professional activity

Konstantin Vybornov: biography, career, professional activity
Konstantin Vybornov: biography, career, professional activity

Konstantin Vybornov is a sportscaster. A native of Moscow. He is the son of the famous correspondent Yuri Vybornov. Konstantin's mother is Elena Smirnova, a philologist. Konstantin from the beginning of his professional career to the present day has been working on television. In addition, he is engaged in journalism. He comments on football and ice hockey matches, biathlon races, and international sports competitions. Participated in various entertainment television shows. He worked as a commentator on sports news in the programs of Channel One. Konstantin Vybornov has two children. Married.

Konstantin Vybornov


Konstantin Vybornov was born on September 29, 1973 in the capital of the USSR - the city of Moscow. His father, Yuri Vybornov, worked almost all his life at Central Television. In the second half of the 1980sYuri Vybornov regularly made official business trips to Western European countries as a Central Television correspondent.

The future commentator was trained at the 20th school in Moscow, from which he emerged as a silver medalist. A little later he became a student at MGIMO. He graduated from this university with honors in the mid-1990s.

Television employment

At the age of 19, Konstantin Vybornov, whose photo is displayed on the sports resources of the Internet, gets a job on television. In 2009, he received the position of a freelancer. In parallel with his studies at MGIMO, the future sports functionary, whose career for a long period of time was associated with Channel One, underwent an internship at the Ostankino State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company.

In the mid-1990s, he got a job in the TV programs Goal and Sport Weekend. Participates in the preparation and editing of sports blocks of various television programs.

Konstantin Vybornov photo

Professional development

Since 1995, he has become a TV presenter of news about sports, which appeared as information components of the Good Morning, News, and Vremya programs. Konstantin Vybornov worked in this position until 2005.

Since 2000, for nine years, he worked in the Directorate of Sports Broadcasting of Channel One as a commentator. During that period of his professional activity, he regularly broadcast live broadcasts from football and hockey arenas for the Vremya and Novosti news programs, covering eventsprevious matches.

Konstantin Vybornov photo commentator

Working at international competitions

Commented on the Olympic Games from 1996 to 2008. He made his debut in this field during the 1996 Olympics, held in the United States at the sports arenas of the city of Atlanta.

First commentated on the World Cup in 1998 and has been a regular commentator on international football competitions ever since. In 2016, commentator Konstantin Vybornov, whose photo is on the Wikipedia page with information about him and his professional activities, covered the final game of the European Football Championship. In 2017, he acted as a commentator for several games of the 2017 Confederations Cup.

Regularly covers ice hockey tournaments: Olympic Hockey Competitions, European Tours and more.

Specialized for several years as a biathlon commentator. Covered the races held as part of the World Championships.

During the 2004 Olympics, held in August, kept TV diaries about this tournament.

At the end of 2009, he was expelled from the staff of Channel One and has since been listed as a freelancer. In this status, in the future, he is engaged in commenting on various sports broadcasts on this Russian TV channel.

Further career

In 2009, Konstantin Vybornov was appointed head of the ITA News television news agency. In 2010, he got a job at FC Dynamo, where until 2013 he worked as a director of relations withpublic.

In 2014, he moved to a similar position at FC Lokomotiv.

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