Mariya Stadnik: My husband always says: “Fight with pleasure”
4 апреля 2009 12:26Azerbaijani woman wrestling team leader Mariya Stadnik (48 kg) proved her strength in European championship. She gave an interview to azerisport.com.
They say that it is more difficult to repeat victory neither gain first victory.
You are right. But this time it was easy. I was nervous only in first fight. Then I came to normal.
Your final fight where you beat Rumanian Dobre was very interesting.
I felt that opponents afraid of me. That’s why I calmed down and won. I decided to show beautiful fights in final.
Your husband (European champion Andrey Stadnik (66 kg) watched your fight?
No, he went to Ukraine yesterday.
He promised that will stay in Vilnius to see your fight.
When he watches my fights he always says: “Fight with pleasure”.
Before start of European championship Andrey said that he didn’t decide will he move to Baku or not.
I didn’t talk to him yet. We will talk when we will have time for it.
You proved that you are the leader in Azerbaijani team.
Everybody is equal in Azerbaijani team. We train together. Dina and Olesia could gain medals. But didn’t unfortunately.
You have won European championship two times. What about World championship?
First of all my task is Grand-prix in Baku, then – International tournament in Austria. I will think about World championship after it.