Zdeno Chára BioGraphy

Through this post, you are going to tell all the people about a Slovak professional ice hockey player who plays in the defense position. After saying this, you must have understood, what are we talking about? Yes, we are talking about him. He plays for the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League. He has previously played for the Ottawa Senators, Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals. He is the tallest person to ever play in the NHL. He is nicknamed “Big Z”. He is the oldest active player in the NHL at the age of 44. From 2006 to 2020 he served as the captain of the Bruins for all his 14 seasons with the franchise.In 2009, he won the Norris Trophy as the league’s best defender. He is the first Slovak player to do so. He became the second European player after Niklas Lidstrom. He captained the Bruins to the Stanley Cup finals in 2011, 2013 and 2019.If you want to get detailed information about him, then please read this important article written by us till the end.

Zdeno Chára BioGraphy

Let us get information about his birth and place of birth. Slovak’s very great ice hockey player was born in Trenčín, Czechoslovakia. He learned a lot from Trenčín and achieved this position due to his passion for playing hockey since his childhood. He was born in the year 1977 AD on 18 March, he started playing from the age of his work. Along with him, his parents live in his family. His mother’s name is not known to us and his father’s name is Zdeněk Chára. He also has three sisters, named Barbora Chárová, Soňa Chárová and Viera Chárová. He has no brothers.

International career

He played in the World Championships in 1999, 2000, 2001, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2012. He has won two silver medals.He won olympics in 2006, 2010, 2014. Chára participated in the 2004 World Cup of Hockey for Slovakia and the 2016 World Cup of Hockey for Team Europe. He served as the flag bearer of Slovakia during the opening ceremony of the 2014 Winter Olympics. He was named in the IIHF All-time Slovakia squad in 2020.

Personal life

On 14 July 2007, he married his longtime girlfriend named Tatiana Biskupikova at a Catholic church in Nemova, Slovakia. Tatiana Biskupikova gave birth to Chára’s first child on 27 April 2009. The couple had a daughter named Alice Victoria Chara (Charova). On 7 March 2016, Tatiana Biskupikova gave birth to twin boys whom she named Zack and Ben. Chára’s father, Zdenak Chara, was a prominent Greco-Roman wrestler.

Name Zdeno Chára
Nick Name Big Z
Famous for  –
Age 44 year old
Date Of Birth 18 March 1977
Religion Christianity
Gender Male
Birth Place Trenčín, Czechoslovakia
Profession Slovak professional ice hockey defenceman
Position Defence
Salary 7.95 lakhs USD (2021)
Father Zdeněk Chára
Mother Don’t Know
  • Barbora Chárová
  • Soňa Chárová
  •  Viera Chárová
Children Name
  • Elliz Victoria Chára (Chárová) (Daughter)
  • Zack (Son)
  • Ben (Son)
Wife Name Tatiana Biskupicová
School Don’t Know
College Don’t Know
Qualification Don’t Know
Physical Status
Zdeno Chára BioGraphy Cover Pic
Height 6 feet 9 inch (206 cm)
Body type Athletic
Weight 250 lb (113 kg; 17 st 12 lb)
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Shoe Size 12 US
Chest size 42 inches Approx
Waist  size 31 inches Approx
Biceps 20 inches Approx
 Relationship Status
Are you married ? Yes
Is he Gay No
Any Affair No
 Girl Friend name Tatiana Biskupicová
Wife Friend Tatiana Biskupicová

Interesting Facts

  • He is the athletic ambassador for Right to Play.
  • He visited Mozambique for two weeks in support of the charity.
  • He climbed Mount Kilimanjaro with former NHL player Robin Regehr.
  • He was one of the first NHL players.
  • He accepted gay players in professional hockey. And also he supported You Can Play.
  • He is a polyglot.
  • He speaks 6 languages outside his native Slovak.
  • He speaks English, Russian,Polish,German, Swedish languages.
  • He holds a Financial Planning Diploma from Algonquin College in Ottawa.
  • He received a license to sell real estate in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in 2015.
  • His coaches tried to convince him to play basketball because of his height.
  • After that he joined the NHL.

Social Media

He is very active on social media sites. He often posts his videos on Instagram and keeps uploading his photos on Twitter too. He has more than 275k followers on Instagram. At the same time, a huge follower on Twitter too. he has a lot of followers on Twitter.

Net Worth

  • According to sources, the net worth of his is around $50 Million.

Physical Stats

His physical statement is quite good. His height is 6 feet 9 inches and his weight is around 113 kg. If we talk about their eye color and hair color, then their eye color is dark brown and hair color is black. Apart from this, his physical measurement is 42-31 Inches. His’s biceps is about 20 inches.


He won silver medals at the World Championships in 2000 and 2012.After that he won the World Championship silver medal in 2000 and 2012. He have been 6× NHL All-Star Games in 2003, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011 and 2012. He was captain of the 2003, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011 and 2012 6× NHL All-Star Game. He was on the 3× NHL First All-Star Team in 2004, 2009 and 2014. He was a 4 × NHL Second All-Star team in 2006, 2008, 2011 and 2012. He won the hardest shot contest in the NHL All-Star Game Superskills 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011 and 2012. He set a record of 108.8 mph (175.5 km/h). He won the John P. Winner of the Buccaneer Prize in 2008 and 2019. He won the James Norris Memorial Trophy in 2009. He was the champion of the 2011 Stanley Cup. In the same year he also won the Mark Messier Leadership Award. Years after that he was the winner of the Eddie Shore Award. In 2013, he won The Hockey News’ John Ferguson Award. They were the NHL All-Decade Second Team in 2010–2019. He was introduced in the IIHF all-time Slovakia team in 2020.

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