Picasso or Rubo

Sat 22 Apr 2023

In his answer to a reporter’s question whether he is really called Picasso because he can draw, Rublev
laughed and said: “No. Picasso is not my nickname. It’s Rubo. Once I drew an “ugly face” at a
tournament and then I told the others to call me Picasso but that was only a sarcastic joke”.