Russian Olympic curler becomes Winter Olympics photo (and crowd) favorite
- Author: Joey Payne Feb 16, 2018,
Feb 16, 2018, 2:40
She suddenly seemed to lose her footing and her feet went flying out from under her. It's all Anastasia Bryzgalova's fault. On social media, people compared her to Angelina Jolie and Megan Fox. "The Russian curling mixed doubles team is led by Anastasia Bryzgalova, who looks like Angelina Jolie at 21 if she ever picked up a broom", another one added, while one more said.
"I'm still rooting for U.S., but Anastasia Bryzgalova, the Russian curler looks like a freaking model", one person wrote on Twitter.
"I can't understand my sudden obsession with curling ... what a lovely sport", Sevan Malatjalian tweeted along with a photo of the blue-eyed athlete shooting a steely gaze down the ice.
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Team OAR comprised of Aleksandr Krushelnitskiy and Anastasia Bryzgalova are the first duo to win a medal in mixed doubles curling in Olympic history.
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Don't be surprised if Russian curler Anastasia Bryzgalova gets an endorsement deal after these #Olympic games.
The 25-year-old previously won the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship with husband and curling partner Alexander Krushelnitskiy.
But lest you think Anastasia is all looks and brawn, the athlete also comes equipped with a master's degree from the Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health.
"Watching the curling with Russia's Anastasia Bryzgalova".
However, 168 evidently clean athletes are taking part under the banner of "Olympic Athlete from Russia", wearing neutral colours. After the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics, searches for Anatasia Bryzgalova Instagram have surged as spectators clamor to find out more about this Russian beauty. They fell to USA sibling pair Becca and Matt Hamilton.