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ZAGIDULLINA Adelina
NOC Russia   
GenderWomen
Born 13 Jan 1993 in Ufa, RUS
Height1.68 m
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Family Husband Egor Popov
Residence Ufa, RUS
Occupation Athlete
Languages Russian
Higher education Coaching, Teaching - Ural State University of Physical Education: Ufa, RUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began fencing in 2003 in Ufa, Russian Federation.
Why this sport? "It is a very beautiful sport, and I like fighting face-to-face."
Club / Team Central Sports Army Club [RUS] / Ufa Fencing Sports School of Olympic Reserve [RUS]:
Name of coach Egor Popov [husband], RUS, from 2007; Artem Sedov [personal], RUS
Handedness Right
General Interest
Hobbies Reading, watching television, travel. (Athlete, 28 Jun 2017)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning gold in the team foil at the 2016 World Championships in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Athlete, 28 Jun 2017)
Most influential person in career Her coaches. (Athlete, 29 Jun 2015)
Awards and honours In 2018 she received the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (minsport.gov.ru, 27 Feb 2018)
Ambitions To win gold at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 28 Jun 2017)

Major Results
Year Rank Event Venue
World Championships
2019 Quarterfinal Individual Foil Budapest, Hungary
2018 Final 7-8 Team Foil Wuxi, China
2017 3 Team Foil Leipzig, Germany
European Championships
2019 1 Team Foil Düsseldorf, Germany
2017 2 Team Foil Tbilisi, Georgia
2016 7 Individual Foil Torun, Poland