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ZAGIDULLINA Adelina
NOC Russia   
GenderWomen
Born 13 Jan 1993 in Ufa, RUS
Height1.68 m
Weight 56 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Family Husband Egor Popov
Residence Ufa, RUS
Occupation Athlete, Student
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 Army Sports Club [RUS] / Ufa Youth Sports School of Olympic Reserve No.19 [RUS]:
Name of coach Egor Popov [husband], RUS, from 2007; Dmitry Shevchenko [national], RUS
Handedness Right
General Interest
Hobbies Reading, watching TV, travelling. (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 She holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in the Russian Federation. (Athlete, 28 Jun 2017)
Ambitions To win gold at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 28 Jun 2017)

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