Winner of two silver medals at the European Championships 22-year-old Ukrainian cyclist Elena Starikova won two medals at the world Cup in the German capital Berlin.
First in the sprint Starikov has taken the third place. In qualifying Ukrainka showed the second result and began performing immediately with the 1/8 finals. As a result, Starikov had only lost in the semifinals to Russian Anastasiia Voinova. But in the small final, Ukrainian athlete won the bronze medal, ahead of another representative of Russia, the current European champion in sprint Darya Shmelev. Another Ukrainian experienced Love Basova took 16 th place:
Then Starikov was able to win the gold in the Gita – the race with a standing start, 500 metres, where cyclists start separately, and their task is to show the least time on the course. Time Ukrainka totaled 33,210 seconds.
Thus, Starikov has overtaken world champion-2017 Gita in Russian Daria Shmelev (33,435) and the current world champion in the same discipline, the German Miriam Jack (33,400):
The success of the Ukrainian gymnasts
In Barcelona the 1st of December took place the international tournament at the Joaquin Blume Memorial gymnastics. The competition was held in the format of the all-around. 17-year-old Ukrainian Diana Varinsky scored the amount 53,900 and managed to beat the silver medalist of European championship 2017 in the all-around Sofia, the Hungarian Kovacs (52,750) and the champion of Europe in 2018 in the Russian team angelina Simakova (51,750).
21-year-old Ukrainian Vladyslav Gryko showed the second result in the pommel horse and third in the vault, but all-around became four:
Ukrainian gymnast Diana Varinsky, after his success at the world Cup in Germany, still more attracted the attention of fans from all over the world.
In social networks, new fans from Kiev, which won the bronze medal in Cottbus, highlight the attractiveness of the young athletes from Ukraine and fill a girl in social networks of different compliments.
We will remind, after a victory in the Final WTA tournament, Svitolina went on vacation to the Maldives.
Svitolina told that her motivated.
Elina Svitolina coach
“This is definitely my biggest win and very pleased that I won it here in Singapore. It is a beautiful city to accept the Final tournament, but he is last here. So I’ll look forward to the opportunity to defend his trophy in Shenzhen next year.
Of course, the Grand slam is my goal. I want to transfer my confidence in the next year. And then see what happens. Yet we need time to understand what I did and analyze all events and actions that occurred this week.
You just need to sit with the team after a few weeks of rest and then go from there” – the words Svitolina SNTV.
28 October saw the final of the WTA tournament, which was played in the American Sloane Stephens and Elina Svitolina.
The first set was won by the representative of the USA with the score 6:3. In the second game turned out to be stronger Svitolina (6:2), which managed to turn the game around. In the deciding set Elina also won with the same score (6:2).
As a result, Svitolina won WTA tour Championships in Singapore, defeating five opponents.
At the moment, and for Svitolina, Ukrainian tennis is the most significant victory in the history.
As reported by the portal Znayu Elina Svitolina won the award Jerry Diamond Aces Award from WTA.
Dave Zakarian has been a reporter on the news desk since 2013. Before that she wrote about young adolescence and family dynamics for Styles and was the legal affairs correspondent for the Metro desk. Before joining The Koz Post, Dave Zakarian worked as a staff writer at the Village Voice and a freelancer for Newsday, The Wall Street Journal, GQ and Mirabella.