Tatyana Providokhina

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Tatyana Providokhina
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BornMarch 26, 1953 (1953-03-26) (age 66)

Tatyana Petrovna Providokhina (Russian: Татьяна Петровна Провидохина; born March 26, 1953 in Leningrad) is a Soviet athlete, who mainly competed in the 800 metres.

She competed for the USSR in the 1980 Summer Olympics held in Moscow, where she won the bronze medal in the women's 800 metres event. She also won the gold medal in the 800 metres at the 1978 European Championships in Athletics.


  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Tatyana Providokhina". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 21 May 2010.