Veronika Ivanovskaia

Veronika Ivanovskaia
Born (1995-02-01) 1 February 1995 (age 24)
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Sport country Germany
Ranking info
Highest WPA ranking27[1]

Veronika Ivanovskaia (born 1 February 1995) is a German pool player. She began to play in 2003, and later became part of the German national team. She was the winner of the 2018 European Pool Championships eight-ball event, and the runner-up at the 2017 Austria Open.

Early life

Born in Saint Petersburg, Russia, Veronika Ivanovskaia is the eldest child of Russian immigrants. At a young age she and her family moved to Hanover.[2][3] In the course of her youth, Ivanovskaia became a German citizen.[3] Being encouraged to play from the age of 8, she was not tall enough to reach the table. She stood on a crate of Coca-Cola whilst she was playing, and kept the crate as a souvenir.[4] She later became a professional psychologist.[4]

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