Mikhail Jurjewitsch Chernov is a professional ice hockey player who was born on November 11, 1978 in Prokopjewsk, Russian SFSR. Chernov is best known for being a defender for Vityaz Chekhov, a major club in the KHL or the Kontinentalen Hockey-Liga.

Chernov started his career when he was still a young man when he was signed by Locomotive Yaroslavl in 1996. Chernov stayed with hits first ever pro team from 1996 to 1998, until he was able to transfer to the Philadelphia Phantoms. Although he has been a part of the Philadelphia Phantoms, Chernov was actually drafted in the 1997 NHL Entry Draft by the Philadelphia Flyers during the fourth round for the 103rd position.

After Chernov’s time with the Philadelphia Phantoms of the American Hockey League, he transferred to the Locomotive Yaroslavl, but ended up spending three years playing for HK Spartak Moscow.

Team Vityaz Chekhov Vityaz Chekhov
Born 11 Nov 1978
Nationality Russian Federation Russian Federation
Team History
Vityaz Chekhov Vityaz Chekhov 2011 - present
HC Sibir Novosibirsk HC Sibir Novosibirsk 2009 - 2011
Metallurg Novokuznetsk Metallurg Novokuznetsk 2003 - 2005
HC Spartak Moscow HC Spartak Moscow 2001 - 2003
Ak Bars Kazan Ak Bars Kazan 2003
Lokomotiv Yaroslavl Lokomotiv Yaroslavl 2001
Lokomotiv Yaroslavl Lokomotiv Yaroslavl 1996 - 1998

Over the years, Chernov played with several other teams such as HC Sibir Novosibirks, Salavat Ufa Julajew, and Ak Bars Kazan, eventually ending up with Vityaz Chekhov.

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