Australia will start its participation on the Olympic tournament with the match against Argentina. ”I think we have a good chance to qualify for the quarterfinals. We know the first rival very well. Our coach comes from this country. We should also win with Great Britain. Place in the top eight games will be an excellent result” he said.
Igor Yudin is the captain of the national team. “I am therefore very proud. I know that I have to assist my teammates in difficult situations, encourage them to fight” he added.
Igor Yudin is of Russian origin. He was born in Sverdlovsk. When he was 14 he emigrated with his parents to Australia. He first began playing in school teams and youth teams. There he has been recognized and appointed to the national team – first, juniors, and then seniors.