Polina Kuznetcova

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Polina Vyakhireva)
Jump to: navigation, search
Polina Kuznetcova
Personal information
Born (1987-06-10) 10 June 1987 (age 28)
Shopokov, Kyrgyzstan
Nationality Russian
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Left wing
Club information
Current club HC Astrakhanochka
Number 8
National team
  Russia 89 (240)[1]

Polina Kuznetcova (born 10 June 1987),[2] formerly known as Polina Vyakhireva, is a Russian handball player. She plays for the Russian club HC Astrakhanochka, and participates in the 2010–11 EHF Women's Champions League with her club.[3]

She won gold medal with the Russian national team winning team in the 2007 World Women's Handball Championship, and was also voted into the championship's All-Star Team.[4] She has also participated at the 2010 European Women's Handball Championship.

She is the sister of Anna Vyakhireva.

Individual awards[edit]

  • All-Star Left Wing of the World Championship: 2007[4]
  • All-Star Left Wing of the European Championship: 2012[5]
  • Team of the Tournament Left Wing of the Bucharest Trophy: 2014[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2014 European Championship Roster" (PDF). EHF. Retrieved 7 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "Oroszország" handball.hu – 2007 December 16 (Hungarian) (Retrieved on 20 December 2007)
  3. ^ "EHF Women's Champions League 2010/11. Scorers". European Handball Federation. Retrieved 11 December 2010. 
  4. ^ a b "All Star csapatban" handball.hu – 2007 December 16 (Hungarian) (Retrieved on 20 December 2007)
  5. ^ "All Star Team announced". European Handball Federation. 16 December 2012. Retrieved 17 December 2012. 
  6. ^ "We are the champions! CSM a câștigat Bucharest Trophy 2014" (in Romanian). bucharest-trophy.ro. Retrieved 26 August 2014.