The National Olympic Committee of Ukraine called gymnast Anna Rizatdinova the best sportswoman of September.
Rizatdinova’s coach Irina Blokhina is recognized the best coach of the month.
The Sports Office recalled that Rizatdinova had excellent records of achievement at the informal World Club Championship Aeon Сup-2016 held in Tokyo in September this year. The Ukrainian won second place in the individual all-around competitions, as well as was the third in the team competition together with Victoria Mazur and Yelena Dyachenko.
Rizatdinova won the bronze medal at the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
She was born in Simferopol (Crimea).