Aleksandra Soldatova at the 33rd European Championship in Budapest
It’s time to talk about Aleksandra Soldatova.
The last time I’ve seen her in person was in the mixed zone of the European Championships in Budapest, where she promptly said she’s in no mood for interviews and left. A disappointed, shaken, beautiful, queenly figure.
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Dina and Arina Averina during the clubs awarding ceremony, by Ulrich Fasbender.
At Papp Laszlo Arena in Budapest, Dina and Arina Averina conquers the first European titles of this new Olympic cycle. Dina is gold medalist with hoop and ribbon and silver with clubs behind her sister, while Arina selected to compete only with two apparatus, is gold medalist with ball and clubs.
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Aleksandra Soldatova, Dina and Arina Averina are today’s leader together with the junior group. Followed by Belorussian Alina Harnasko and Katsiaryna Halkina. Third place for Israel team with Linoy Ashram and Victoria Filanovsky.
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Victoria Veinberger Filanovsky by Ulrich Fasbender. Find pictures more
Victoria Veinberger Filanovsky (ISR) and Neviana Vladinova (BUL) break Russian monopoly during Baku event finals, by winning two gold medals with clubs and ribbon. Italy and Ukraine overcome Bulgaria (gold medalist in the all around) during the event finals.
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Arina Averina by Ulrich Fasbender. Find more
All around of Baku World Cup 2017: Arina Averina takes the lead after the fourth rotation. Soldatova slips to the second place due to some mistakes with clubs. Neviana Vladinova takes the bronze, receives the highest score with clubs and overcomes Alina Harnasko who has mistakes with ribbon.
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It’s Pesaro the city that opens the world cup’s circuit for the year 2017, in the Adriatic Arena which will also host the World Championships (from the 30th August to the 3rd September).
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After 7 years the Grand Prix was hosted again in the city of Marbella. Many protagonists, but one star: Aleksandra Soldatova won the five gold medals (all around and apparatus finals).
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New COP, new gymnasts same place: Moscow!
The first Grand Prix of the year took place this weekend (17-19 February) and was the chance to see some of the best gymnasts from the international scene. Continue reading First Grand Prix of the year: Moscow 2017