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Kazakh Gymnast Elzhana Taniyeva to Compete in Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup Final in Milan

Milan, June 21, 2024, The Europe Today: Elzhana Taniyeva, the leader of Kazakhstan’s rhythmic gymnastics team, is set to participate in the Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup final in Milan, Italy. The event will take place from June 21-23, with Taniyeva being the sole representative for Kazakhstan.

Taniyeva recently secured her spot for the 2024 Olympic Games at the Asian Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Her participation in the World Cup final marks another significant step in her athletic career.

The Kazakh gymnastics team is under the guidance of head coach Aliya Yussupova, a distinguished figure in the sport. Yussupova’s accolades include being the champion of Kazakhstan from 2000-2009, a multi-time Asian champion, winner of the 2006 Asian Games in Doha, runner-up of the 2002 Asian Games in Busan, and a participant in the Summer Olympic Games in Athens (2004) and Beijing (2008).

Kazakh media has highlighted the importance of Taniyeva’s participation in the World Cup final, emphasizing her role as a key athlete for Kazakhstan in the international gymnastics arena. The nation eagerly anticipates her performance in Milan, looking forward to her showcasing the skills and dedication that have earned her a place in the upcoming Olympic Games.

Taniyeva’s journey to Milan and her preparation for the World Cup final reflect the broader ambitions of Kazakhstan’s gymnastics team, aiming for excellence on the world stage.