Figure skater Adelina Sotnikova announced that she had a baby. According to the Olympic champion, the baby was born on October 30 in a Moscow clinic.
As noted by Sotnikova, the child was born weighing 3.1 kg. The 26-year-old athlete did not specify the gender of the child. “We love you very much. Today you are exactly a week old as you are with us,” she wrote on her Instagram page * (banned in the Russian Federation, owned by Meta, whose activities are recognized in Russia as extremist).
Adelina Sotnikova won gold in single skating at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi. She also has two silver medals of the European Championships. In March 2020, the athlete officially announced her retirement due to health problems.
After completing her career, Sotnikova began her coaching career and opened her own school.
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