Yuliya Sotnikova

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Yuliya Sotnikova
Medal record
Women's Athletics
Representing  Russia
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 2000 Sydney 4 x 400 metres
European Indoor Championships
Gold medal – first place 2000 Ghent 4x400 m relay

Yuliya Vladimirovna Sotnikova (Russian: Юлия Владимировна Сотникова; born November 18, 1970 in Volgograd) is a Russian world indoor champion and Olympic bronze medallist in the 4 x 400 metres relay. She specializes in the 400 metres and has a personal best time of 50.73s. She competed for Russia in the 2000 Summer Olympics held in Sydney, Australia in the 4 x 400 metres where she won the bronze medal with her team mates Svetlana Gontcharenko, Olga Kotlyarova and Irina Privalova.


Year Tournament Venue Result Extra
1995 World Championships Gothenburg, Sweden 2nd 4x400m relay
2000 Summer Olympics Sydney, Australia 3rd 4x400m relay
2001 World Indoor Championships Lisboa, Portugal 1st 4x400m relay

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