This Young Russian Bodybuilder Is Famous For Looking Exactly Like Arnold Schwarzenegger

They say that everyone has a double somewhere. You’ll agree with this when you see this article by Sara Malm on Daily Mail.

Everyone has heard of Arnold Schwarzenegger! Well, now you can see someone who looks like he did when he was younger. 22 year old Anton Ryskin is possibly the closest thing to a clone that you will see!

The Russian bodybuilder may not have Arnie’s massive size -yet! But there is no denying the fact that the similarities are there.

In a collection of photographs comparing the two, you can see for yourself how alike they are, not only in looks but also in stance. Even the facial features have similarities. The short video of his workout will leave you wondering who is the real Arnie! While wearing the classic Gold’s Gym top, you will be hard pressed to say they are not the same guy! Amazing!

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Long lost son? Anton Ryskin, 21, has been compared to a young Arnold Schwarzenegger

Anton Ryskin set social media on fire, when former boxing champion Mike Tyson posted about his likeness to the Terminator star.

Uncanny: Even former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson saw the similarities

Mr. Ryskin says he was amazed with the star’s tribute:

“I saw Tyson’s post in the morning. That morning turned out to be very exciting for me and my family.”

He adds that he has been long been a fan of 68-year-old Austrian-American former actor-cum-politician:

“He is a role model for me. However, I would never call myself a “second Schwarzenegger.”

“It would be very silly and pointless. But I do think that his achievements in bodybuilding are flawless.”

The 21-year-old has been called an 'Arnold clone' and there is no denying the young Russian's similarities with a young Schwarzenegger
The 21-year-old has been called an ‘Arnold clone’ and there is no denying the young Russian’s similarities with a young Schwarzenegger
Same same, but different: Anton is pictured at a recent bodybuilding competition, next to a picture of Arnie taken in Cannes in 1977
Same same, but different: Anton is pictured at a recent bodybuilding competition, next to a picture of Arnie taken in Cannes in 1977

Clone: Mr Ryskin has said that he is amazed and humbe by the comparison to Schwarzenegger

The original: The former actor and California governor is pictured in 1970, aged 23

Goals: Mr Ryskin explained he has been long been a fan of the 68-year-old Austrian-American former actor

Inspiration: The young bodybuilder says he has not had any coaching, and is a self-taught weightlifter

The Russian bodybuilder advises youngsters keen to copy him:

“Follow your goal, imagine how you will look after undergoing a transformation.”

He also says that he was a self-taught bodybuilder:

“Since I’ve been doing bodybuilding I haven’t used help from any coaches, I used books to do it myself”

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