Sabina Tashkenbaeva
Country representedUzbekistan
Born (2000-11-27) 27 November 2000 (age 20)
DisciplineRhythmic gymnastics
Years on national team2013–[1]
Assistant coach(es)Liliya Vlasova[1]
ChoreographerMaya Filippova[1]

Sabina Tashkenbaeva (born 27 November 2000 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan)[2] is an Uzbekistani rhythmic gymnast. She is the 2019 Asian Championships all-around gold medalist.

Career

Tashkenbaeva began training in gymnastics in 2006. She became a member of Uzbekistan's national team in 2013 and made her international senior debut in 2016.[3]

Tashkenbaeva competed at the 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games, earning silver in the team event alongside compatriots Anastasiya Serdyukova and Nurinisso Usmanova, as well as bronze in both the clubs and ribbon individual competition.[4] She won the silver medal in both the individual all-around and team events at the 2018 Asian Games held in Jakarta, Indonesia.[2]

At the 2019 Asian Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships held in Pattaya, Thailand she won the gold medal in the individual all-around and team all-around events.[5]

Through the 2021 FIG World Cup Series, Tashkenbaeva qualified for an Olympic berth. She was the second-highest ranked eligible gymnast, after Slovenia's Ekaterina Vedeneeva.[6]

Personal life

Tashkenbaeva speaks English, Russian and Uzbek. She attends the Uzbek State University of Physical Education.[3]

References

  1. ^ a b c Sabina Tashkenbaeva, FIG
  2. ^ a b "Rhythmic Gymnastics" (PDF). 2018 Asian Games. Retrieved 29 April 2020.
  3. ^ a b "TASHKENBAEVA Sabina - FIG Athlete Profile". www.gymnastics.sport. Retrieved 2021-06-03.
  4. ^ https://vestnikkavkaza.net/news/Sabina-Tashkenbaeva-I-leave-Islamic-games-in-Baku-in-a-wonderful-mood.html
  5. ^ "Zhao Yating bags all four golds at RG Asian Championships". Xinhua. 23 June 2019. Retrieved 29 April 2020.
  6. ^ "Averina sisters dominate as World Cup Series concludes in Pesaro". gymnastics.sport. Retrieved 2021-06-03.