Many are finding a new reason to root for curling in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang.
Anastasia Bryzgalova is a curler and an Olympic athlete from Russia — she is technically not representing Russia, as explained here.
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But regardless of her country, or anything really according to many viewers, Bryzgalova has attracted a new group of curling fans thanks to her stunning looks.
When you tell Anastasia Bryzgalova she should "kill the guard", she says "Why? Vat did he do?" #WinterOlympics2018 #Curling pic.twitter.com/SRlp9tjZYJ
— James Stewart (@jamespstewart) February 8, 2018
Krushelnitckii doesn't need to win an Olympic medal. He's already won the Gold Medal in life: Anastasia #Bryzgalova #curling #WinterOlympics2018 pic.twitter.com/mRG2rIQZwq
— Clive Silas (@brainychat) February 12, 2018
I don't really understand curling but Anastasia Bryzgalova has made me a fan. pic.twitter.com/3ERpMIjaDI
— R Y N O 🦏 (@arewhyinoh) February 8, 2018
If you see me this weekend know that I will only be talking about:
1. Anastasia Bryzgalova
2. Anastasia Bryzgalova's nails
Thank you for being with me during this exciting time.
— Meredith Woerner (@MdellW) February 9, 2018
Some even compared her to American actress Megan Fox.
But there’s some sad news for the new fans of the sport.
Bryzgalova is married to her curling partner, Aleksandr Krushelnitskiy.
The United States team, comprised of siblings Matt and Becca Hamilton, beat Bryzgalova and Krushelnitskiy earlier in the games.
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