Nastya modeled professionally in Russia, and she was already a big deal before she knew Alex. Unfortunately, in 2016 one of the family members disappeared.and they announced the engagement in September of that year. They live in Russia for much of the off season since they like their home country.
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Alex Ovechkin’s wife Nastasiya Ovechkin married him on August 28 of 2016.
Naturally, the Ovechkin wedding turned out to be a small private affair.
Alex posted the announcement afterwards with a picture of their hands held together and said it defined happiness. Petersburg was because Alex needed to prepare for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey.
1 Caroline Wozniacki, Russian tennis player Maria Kirilenko has reportedly split with three-time NHL MVP Alex Ovechkin.
The two had been dating for three years and were engaged at the end of 2012.
He wrote, "Me and my girlfriend Maria...is my queen!!!!
" Related: See more pictures of Maria Kirilenko The Montreal Gazette, one of the first newspapers to report on another cross-sport relationship between Caroline Wozniacki and Rory Mc Ilroy, first pondered the rumored coupling earlier this week.
I suppose I should briefly mention Alex became engaged to another woman back in 2014, but they called off the wedding soon afterward. I don’t know the details of the previous engagement, nor do I care to know.
Caps star Alex Ovechkin and his fiancee, Nastya Shubskaya, along with a group that includes the hockey player’s parents, dining on hibachi at Sumo in Alexandria?
In 2008, Ovechkin signed a 13-year contract with Washington Capitals worth 4 million.