Few female fighters have dominated their category as much as Anzhelica Terliuga the last two seasons. What has the Ukrainian achieved over the last 16 competitions ?… 12 podiums including 8 wins ! Over the past 12 months ? 8 finals, 6 gold medals in 10 tournaments ! The 28-year-old Ukrainian has 25 podium finishes in Karate 1, her favorite playground. She has won twice (2017, 2019) the title of Grand Winner, best athlete of the year.
Her clinical and shimmering karate allowed her to win an European champion title in 2018 (2nd in 2016, 3rd in 2017) and a silver medal at the European Games in 2019. World n°1, Anzhelica Terliuga is already qualified for the Tokyo Olympics but, this time, as n°2. For the Olympic gold, she will have to dominate her -50 kg alter-ego, Turkey’s Ozcelik.