Ukrainian gymnast became a citizen of Russia
- 02.09.2016, 14:04,
- Sports » Sports. Main
Ukrainian gymnast Eleanor Romanova, who until 2016 represented the national team of Ukraine took the Russian citizenship.
Romanova hails from Krasnodon, Luhansk region that is now controlled by "LPR."
According to media reports, in February 2016 gymnast's parents took her to a sports boarding school and moved to the Russian Federation.
The former Ukrainian 18-year-old gymnast won "bronze" in the World Cup 2014, 2015 and in the European Championships 2015 in the team rhythmic gymnastics.
She has been also the absolute champion of Ukraine among juniors in 2013.