Natalia Vorobyeva, Wrestling Champion
Natalia Vorobyeva is Honored Master of Sports of Russia in freestyle wrestling, Olympic champion in 2012, European champion in 2013, champion of Russia in 2012.
The 21-year-old wrestler, a three-time junior world champion, thrashed Bulgaria veteran Stanka Zlateva Hristova. Vorobyeva dropped the first period, but then managed to pin her opponent just 46 seconds into the second.
Natalia was born on May 27, 1991 in Toulon.
In 2013, a monument to Natalia was established in St. Petersburg.
On August 13, 2012 the girl was awarded the Order of Friendship for her great contribution to the development of physical culture and sports, high achievements in sport at the Games of the XXX Olympiad 2012 in London (UK).
On August 20, 2012 she became Honored Master of Sports of Russia.