Larisa Savkina

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Larisa Savkina and Yuliya Safina 1980.jpg
Savkina (left) at the 1980 Olympics
Personal information
Born 8 February 1955 (1955-02-08) (age 62)
Rustavi, Georgia
Height 178 cm
Club information
Current club Automobilist Baku
National team
Soviet women's national handball team

Larisa Mikhaylovna Savkina (Russian: Лариса Михайловна Савкина, born 8 February 1955) is a retired Soviet handball player. She was born in Georgia to Russian parents, but played in Azerbaijan for Automobilist Baku. She was part of the Soviet team that won a gold medal at the 1980 Olympics in Moscow. She played all five matches and scored one goal.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Larisa Savkina. sports-reference.com