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Aleksandra Soldatova, portrait of a declining queen

Aleksandra Soldatova
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. Continue reading Aleksandra Soldatova, portrait of a declining queen

Dina and Arina Averina European Champions in Budapest 2017

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. Continue reading Dina and Arina Averina European Champions in Budapest 2017

Filanovsky and Vladinova gold medalists in Baku

Victoria Veinberger Filanovsky by Ulrich Fasbender. Find more pictures

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. Continue reading Filanovsky and Vladinova gold medalists in Baku

Baku World Cup 2017: Arina Averina catch up to Aleksandra Soldatova

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. Continue reading Baku World Cup 2017: Arina Averina catch up to Aleksandra Soldatova