Igor Sazeyev was a contestant who appeared on Russia's version of Millionaire, and won 1,000,000 Rubles. He became the first ever Russian winner on when he appeared on the March 12, 2001 edition of the show.
Kto khochet stat' millionerom?
Fastest Finger Question Edit
Fastest Finger First
Put the following regions where they are located starting from easternmost
• A: Transcaucasian
• B: Moscow
• C: Transbaikalian
• D: Belarusian
Of 10 contestants, four got that one right but Igor was the fastest with a time of 7.46 seconds. Correct order was: C-A-B-D.
Igor's Run to the Million Edit
100 rubles (1 of 15) - Not Timed
What did Vyacheslav Dobrynin beg it not to be put on his wound in one of his songs?
• A: Salt
• B: Sugar
• C: Pepper
• D: Streptocide
200 rubles (2 of 15) - Not Timed
What have the king Gordius tied so that Alexander Makedonsky had to take up his sword?
• A: Lace
• B: Bow
• C: Knot
• D: Talk
300 rubles (3 of 15) - not Timed
Vladimir Lenin is the main character in which of these films?
• A: A man with gun
• B: The Invisible man
• C: Amphibian Man
• D: Nicknamed The Beast
500 rubles (4 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these associations is the specific for the professional lawyers?
• A: Board
• B: Associacion
• C: Aliance
• D: Union
1 000 rubles (5 of 15) - Not Timed
What the status did the English people achieve from the authorities?
• A: The citadel
• B: Fortress
• C: The castle
• D: The blindage
2 000 rubles (6 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these tipples are not drinking hot?
• A: Grog
• B: Punch
• C: Cruchon
• D: Mulled wine
4 000 rubles (7 of 15) - Not Timed
What is the title of the men's silk cloak of the Caucasian people?
• A: Burnous
• B: Burka
• C: Pea jacket
• D: Bashlyk
8 000 rubles (8 of 15) - Not Timed
The ceramic ware is made of what material?
• A: Glass
• B: Clay
• C: Gypsum
• D: Plastic
16 000 rubles (9 of 15) - Not Timed
The device of which of these tools are not intended for the air injection fur?
• A: Bagpipe
• B: French horn
• C: Pipe organ
• D: Barrel organ
32 000 rubles (10 of 15) - Not Timed
What is the similar South-American title of a plain?
• A: Prairie
• B: Tundra
• C: Savannah
• D: Pampas
64 000 rubles (11 of 15) - Not Timed
What comparison had not been used by Pushkin having contrasting Onegin and Lensky?
'Ask the Audience' lifeline used
• A: Wave and stone
• B: Poems and prose
• C: Earth and sky
• D: Ice and flame
Ask the Audience Results: A: 20% • B: 13% • C: 54% • D: 13%
125 000 rubles (12 of 15) - Not Timed
Russia have inherited the double-headed eagle on emblem from what empire?
'Phone a Friend' lifeline used
• A: Byzantine
• B: Roman
• C: Osman
• D: Chinese
250 000 rubles (13 of 15) - Not Timed
Which country team won the Football World Cup?
• A: Uruguay
• B: Jamaica
• C: Brazil
• D: Argentina
500 000 rubles (14 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these writers are regarded as the progenitor of the intelligence agencies of the UK?
'50:50' lifeline used
• A: Daniel Defoe
• B: Jonathan Swift
• C: Henry Fielding
• D: Charles Dickens
1 000 000 rubles (15 of 15) - Not Timed
One of the areas on what religious philosophy is the doctrine of Zen?
• A: Taoism
• B: Hinduism
• C: Judaism
• D: Buddhism
Igor Sazeyev answers 12th question correct (during second run in 2005)
Later, on July 09, 2005 he was invited again to play to get a second million rouble game but he lost on the 13th (250,000 roubles) question and dropped 93,000 roubles.
This episode was the first in which Maxim Galkin as host, but due to Igor's million rouble win, the episode came seventh aired.
Igor is the first contestant to have answered the 500,000 and 1,000,000 ruble questions correctly on Kto khochet stat' millionerom?.