Viktor Antipin was born on 6 December 1992 in Ust-Kamenogorsk. He stands 180 centimeters tall and weighs 80 kilograms. In 2017, after playing for Metallurg Magnitogorsk, Viktor moved to the USA with the Buffalo Sabres in the NHL. After that one season in the US, he transferred back to Russia with Magnitogorsk. Viktor is a winner of the MHL Kharlamov Cup ,a two-time champion of the KHL Gagarin Cup, a silver and bronze medalist of the World Championship and a silver medalist of the World Junior Championship. Overall, he has participated in 471 KHL matches, registering 184 (69+115) points and a plus/minus rating of +78.