2011 Moscow World Cup Interview

By Olga Yemolina for Moscow News The Women’s Artistic Gymnastics World All-Around Champion, Russian Aliya Mustafina, flew to Munich yesterday for examinations after her knee surgery. The day before, at the Moscow stage of the World Cup series, your correspondent from Moscow News sat down for a chat with the gymnast. — It is odd …

The Girl with Fearless Eyes

The girl with fearless eyes Alia Mustafina becomes world champion, despite the circumstances (Major Credit goes to Ears Aged Eleven at IntlGymnast for the Translation) (Original Article Here) In her eyes was reflected Damascus steel. She really is afraid of nothing. And for her there are, and can be, no limits or prohibitions. At least …

Aliya Mustafina: Don’t call me the next Khorkina

Aliya Mustafina: Don’t call me the next Khorkina (Credit goes to Senor Nico for Translation) Original Article Here The main heroine of the World Championships in Rotterdam, as part of the Russian team, won five medals (two gold and three silver). In an interview to “All Sport”, she shared her impressions of the most important …

International Gymnastics – 2009 Japan Cup

IG contributor Kaori Miyaura chatted with Russia’s Aliya Mustafina during the Japan Cup this weekend in Tokyo. Aliya Mustafina (Russia) leaps on balance beam at the 2009 Japan Cup in Tokyo. Mustafina, a junior, helped Russia finish second to China in the team competition on Saturday. On Sunday, she finished second all-around behind China’s Huang …