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Sofya
VELIKAYA
Fie ranking
6
RUSSIA
Age
31
08.06.1985
Weapon
  • Sabre
Handness
Right
Olympic games (Senior Individual Medals)
2
Silver
World championships (Senior Individual Medals)
2
Gold
1
Silver
1
Bronze

Latest competitions

Date Type of competition City (Country) Place
08 August 2016 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL)
2
20 June 2016 Zone Championships
TORUN (POLAND)
1
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Last opponent
Sofya
VELIKAYA
Bogna
JOZWIAK
vs
6
100% wins
Rank
6
RUS
0
0% wins
Rank
44
POL

Future competitions

Date Name of competition Type of competition City (Country) Registration
26.03.2017 Coupe du Monde par équipes World Cup
Yangzhou (CHINA)
31.03.2017 Grand Prix Grand Prix
Seoul (KOREA)
12.05.2017 Coupe du Monde World Cup
Tunis (TUNISIA)
14.05.2017 Coupe du Monde par équipes World Cup
Tunis (TUNISIA)

Medal score (Individual only)

Gold Silver Bronze Total
Senior

Future competitions

Date Name of competition Type of competition City (Country) Registration
26.03.2017 Coupe du Monde par équipes World Cup
Yangzhou (CHINA)
31.03.2017 Grand Prix Grand Prix
Seoul (KOREA)
12.05.2017 Coupe du Monde World Cup
Tunis (TUNISIA)

Results

Date Type of competition City (Country) Place
2016-08-08 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL)
2
2016-06-20 Zone Championships
TORUN (POLAND)
1
2016-05-28 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
5
2016-03-25 Grand Prix
Seoul (KOREA)
3
2016-02-19 World Cup
Sint-Niklaas (BELGIUM)
3
2016-01-29 World Cup
Athènes (GREECE)
2
2015-12-12 Grand Prix
Boston (USA)
3
2015-10-30 World Cup
Orléans (FRANCE)
5
2015-10-09 World Cup
Caracas (VENEZUELA)
5
2015-07-13 World Championship
Moscow (RUSSIA)
1
2015-06-07 Zone Championships
Montreux (SWITZERLAND)
1
2015-05-29 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
3
2015-05-01 World Cup
Beijing (CHINA)
1
2015-03-28 Grand Prix
Séoul (KOREA)
3
2015-02-20 World Cup
Gand (BELGIUM)
1
2015-01-30 World Cup
Athènes (GREECE)
2
2014-12-13 Grand Prix
New York (USA)
2
2014-11-21 World Cup
Orléans (FRANCE)
1
2014-11-01 World Cup
Margarita Island (VENEZUELA)
1
2014-07-15 World Championship
Kazan (RUSSIA)
8
2014-06-07 Zone Championships
Strasbourg (FRANCE)
20
2014-05-02 World Cup
Chicago (USA)
46
2014-03-21 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
28
2014-03-14 World Cup
Antalya (TURKEY)
30
2013-03-22 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
2
2013-03-15 World Cup
Antalya (TURKEY)
33
2013-03-01 World Cup
Bologne (ITALY)
18
2012-08-01 Olympic Games
Londres (GREAT BRITAIN)
2
2012-06-15 Zone Championships
Legnano (ITALY)
13
2012-05-04 World Cup
Bologne (ITALY)
1
2012-03-16 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
1
2012-03-09 World Cup
Antalya (TURKEY)
5
2012-02-24 World Cup
Londres (GREAT BRITAIN)
2
2012-02-10 Grand Prix
Orléans (FRANCE)
2
2011-10-10 World Championship
Catania (ITALY)
1
2011-07-14 Zone Championships
Sheffield (GREAT BRITAIN)
11
2011-06-24 World Cup
New York (USA)
1
2011-06-10 World Cup
Gand (BELGIUM)
5
2011-05-21 Grand Prix
Tianjin (CHINA)
6
2011-05-06 World Cup
Bologne (ITALY)
5
2011-03-26 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
1
2011-03-11 World Cup
Istanbul (TURKEY)
5
2011-02-25 World Cup
Londres (GREAT BRITAIN)
3
2011-02-11 Grand Prix
Orléans (FRANCE)
3
2010-11-05 World Championship
Paris (FRANCE)
3
2010-07-16 Zone Championships
Leipzig (GERMANY)
2
2010-06-18 World Cup
New York (USA)
3
2010-05-28 Grand Prix
Tianjin (CHINA)
5
2010-05-08 World Cup
Gand (BELGIUM)
5
2010-03-19 Grand Prix
Tunis (TUNISIA)
3
2010-03-12 Grand Prix
Lamezia Terme (ITALY)
10
2010-02-27 World Cup
V.Leganés-Madrid (SPAIN)
5
2010-02-14 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
3
2010-02-05 Grand Prix
Orléans (FRANCE)
5
2009-09-30 World Championship
Antalya (TURKEY)
5
2009-07-13 Zone Championships
Plovdiv (BULGARIA)
26
2009-06-20 World Cup
Dallas (USA)
17
2009-05-29 Grand Prix
Tianjin (CHINA)
1
2009-05-09 World Cup
Gand (BELGIUM)
17
2009-02-28 World Cup
V.Leganés-Madrid (SPAIN)
9
2009-02-15 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
2
2009-02-06 Grand Prix
Orléans (FRANCE)
3
2008-08-09 Olympic Games
Pekin (CHINA)
4
2008-07-04 Zone Championships
Kiev (UKRAINE)
1
2008-06-19 Grand Prix
Las Vegas (USA)
7
2008-05-30 Grand Prix
Tianjin (CHINA)
17
2008-05-10 World Cup
Gand (BELGIUM)
9
2008-03-20 Grand Prix
Alger (ALGERIA)
11
2008-03-14 Grand Prix
Lamezia Terme (ITALY)
17
2008-02-23 World Cup
Budapest (HUNGARY)
6
2008-02-16 World Cup
Moscow (RUSSIA)
3
2008-02-08 Grand Prix
Orléans (FRANCE)
5
2007-09-28 World Championship
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA)
7
2007-07-02 Zone Championships
Gand (BELGIUM)
2
2007-06-22 Grand Prix
Las Vegas (USA)
7
2007-06-01 Grand Prix
Tianjin (CHINA)
10
2007-05-25 Grand Prix
Hanoi (VIETNAM)
7
2007-05-05 World Cup
Klagenfurt (AUSTRIA)
6
2007-03-16 Grand Prix
Foggia (ITALY)
19
2007-02-23 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
5
2007-02-16 World Cup
Moscow (RUSSIA)
9
2007-02-09 World Cup
Orléans (FRANCE)
10
2006-10-01 World Championship
Turin (ITALY)
9
2006-06-16 Grand Prix
Las Vegas (USA)
5
2006-06-10 World Cup
Vancouver (CANADA)
5
2006-05-26 Grand Prix
Hanoi (VIETNAM)
17
2006-05-13 World Cup
Gand (BELGIUM)
3
2006-03-17 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
2
2006-03-10 World Cup
Lamezia Terme (ITALY)
9
2006-02-24 Grand Prix
Budapest (HUNGARY)
1
2006-02-03 World Cup
Orléans (FRANCE)
9
2005-10-10 World Championship
Leipzig (GERMANY)
2
2005-07-09 Non official
Vancouver (CANADA)
5
2005-06-17 Grand Prix
Las Vegas (USA)
11
2005-05-14 World Cup
Welkenraedt (BELGIUM)
12
2005-04-30 Grand Prix
Alger (ALGERIA)
10
2005-03-26 World Championship
Linz (AUSTRIA)
2
2005-03-18 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
3
2005-03-11 Grand Prix
Foggia (ITALY)
34
2005-02-26 World Cup
Budapest (HUNGARY)
9
2004-06-12 Grand Prix
New York City, NY (USA)
2
2004-06-05 World Cup
Tauberbischofsheim (GERMANY)
6
2004-05-21 Grand Prix
Orleans (FRANCE)
19
2004-04-04 World Championship
Plovdiv (BULGARIA)
3
2004-03-26 Grand Prix
Lamezia Terme (ITALY)
18
2004-03-20 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
2
2004-02-28 World Cup
Budapest (HUNGARY)
13
2003-10-07 World Championship
La Havane (CUBA)
26
2003-06-20 World Cup
La Havane (CUBA)
57
2003-06-12 Grand Prix
New York City, NY (USA)
35
2003-05-31 World Cup
Tauberbischofsheim (GERMANY)
26
2003-04-09 World Championship
Trapani (ITALY)
3
2003-03-14 Grand Prix
Foggia (ITALY)
3
2003-02-28 World Cup
Budapest (HUNGARY)
15
2003-01-03 World Cup
Budapest (HUNGARY)
42
2002-12-21 Grand Prix
Moscow (RUSSIA)
22
2001-04-09 World Championship
Gdansk (POLAND)
38
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Ranking

Season Ranking Points
Senior
2016/2017 6 − 5 177.0
2015/2016 1 253.0
2014/2015 1 + 25 295.0
2013/2014 26 + 4 53.0
2012/2013 30 − 28 45.0
2011/2012 2 249.0
2010/2011 2 + 1 243.0
2009/2010 3 284.0
2008/2009 3 + 2 218.0
2007/2008 5 + 2 232.0
2006/2007 7 − 4 216.0
2005/2006 3 + 3 210.0
2004/2005 6 + 5 180.0
2003/2004 11 + 10 106.0
2002/2003 21 61.0
Junior
2004/2005 10 + 11 78.0
2003/2004 21 − 3 40.0
2002/2003 18 42.0
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Information

Further Personal Information

Marital status Married
Family Husband Aleksey Mishin, son Oleg
Residence Moscow, RUS
Occupation Athlete
Languages Russian
Higher education Russian State University of Physical Education, Sport, Youth and Tourism: Moscow, RUS

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? She began fencing in 1998 in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
Why this sport? Her older brother Grigoriy started fencing and suggested she should try it as well.
Club / Team Central Army Sports Club [CSKA] [RUS] / MGFSO [RUS]:
Name of coach Christian Bauer [national], FRA; Dmitry Glotov [personal], RUS
Handedness Right

General Interest

Hobbies Watching movies, reading books, travelling, playing volleyball. (lenta.ru, 07 Feb 2016; rusfencing.ru, 01 Jul 2015)
Injuries She missed the 2015 Russian Championships due to an elbow injury. (team-russia2016.ru, 26 May 2015)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Fencing is always about two competitors who play a game with each other. You offer, you trick, sometimes you lose, and you should accept this loss. Life is the same game." (rusfencing.ru, 15 Jan 2013)
Awards and honours She was named the 2015 Best Female Athlete in the Russian Federation. (interfax.ru, 10 Dec 2015)

In recognition of her achievements at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, she was decorated with the Order for Merits to the Fatherland [first grade] by the president of the Russian Federation. (kremlin.ru, 13 Aug 2012)

She holds the title of Honoured Master of Sport in the Russian Federation. (rusfencing.ru, 21 Dec 2015)
Famous relatives Her husband Aleksey Mishin won a gold medal in Greco-Roman wrestling at the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. (lenta.ru, 07 Feb 2016)
Ambitions To win gold at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (rsport.ru, 18 Jul 2015)
Other information POST-OLYMPIC PAUSE
She decided to take a break from fencing following the 2012 Olympic Games in London. She gave birth to her son and missed major international competitions in 2013. She did not compete for almost a year before returning at the 2014 World Cup event in Antalya, Turkey. (rusfencing.ru, 16 Mar 2014; allsportinfo.ru, 24 Jun 2013)

FURTHER EDUCATION
She has also studied at the Higher School of Cultural Policy and Administration at Moscow State University in the Russian Federation. (allsportinfo.ru, 24 Jun 2013)
Last opponent
Sofya
VELIKAYA
Bogna
JOZWIAK
vs
6
100% wins
Rank
6
RUS
0
0% wins
Rank
44
POL
History
  • Jeux Olympiques (Rio de Janeiro) 2016-08-08 - JO - S - S
    VELIKAYA Sofya JOZWIAK Bogna
    15 5
  • Championnats du Monde (Catania) 2011-10-10 - CHM - S - S
    VELIKAYA Sofya JOZWIAK Bogna
    15 12
  • Coupe du Monde (Moscow) 2011-03-26 - GP - S - S
    VELIKAYA Sofya JOZWIAK Bogna
    15 11
  • Championnats du Monde (Paris) 2010-11-05 - CHM - S - S
    VELIKAYA Sofya JOZWIAK Bogna
    15 10
  • Championnats d'Europe (Kiev) 2008-07-04 - CHZ - S - S
    VELIKAYA Sofya JOZWIAK Bogna
    15 0
  • Trophée BNP-Paribas (Orléans) 2008-02-08 - GP - S - S
    VELIKAYA Sofya JOZWIAK Bogna
    15 13

OPPONENTS (FROM 2006)

Name Nationality Victories - Defeats
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