‘Good replacement for when I retire!’ Russian swimming champ Efimova on her shock defeat to 16yo star

Russian swimmer Yulia Efimova has commented on her unexpected loss to 16-year-old prodigy Evgenia Chikunova, who beat her in the women’s 100m breaststroke final at the Russian nationals. The three-time Olympic medalist, who is getting ready to compete at the upcoming Tokyo Games, said she is pleased that the next generation of swimmers is snapping… Continue reading ‘Good replacement for when I retire!’ Russian swimming champ Efimova on her shock defeat to 16yo star

Yulia Efimova celebrates her return to Russia with bikini snap

Revered Russian swimmer Yulia Efimova has marked her return to Moscow following an 18-month absence from her home country ahead of the Olympic Games – and couldn’t resist setting pulses racing with a new bikini shot, The 28-year-old, who is preparing to perform in Tokyo this summer, has returned to participate in the national selection of athletes… Continue reading Yulia Efimova celebrates her return to Russia with bikini snap