Full name : Anna Vladimirovna Bessonova Nickname(s): Anya, Bess Country represented : Ukraine Date of birth : July 29, 1984 (1984-07-29) Place of birth : Kiev Hometown : Kiev Height : 174 centimetres (5 ft 9 in) Weight : 49 kilograms (110 lb) Discipline : Rhythmic gymnastics Club : Deriugins School
Anna Bessonova (Анна Бесонова in Russian), was born in Kiev on 29th July 1984, the daughter of famous Dynamo Kiev football player, Vladimir Bessonov, and former two time world champion group rhythmic gymnast, Viktoria Bessonova. Anna is the number one rhythmic gymnast in Ukraine. Anna follows in the line of great Ukrainin rhythmic gymnasts: Irina Deriugina (World champion in 1977 and 1979), who is now coaching Anna together with her mother Albina Deriugina; The 1992 Olympic champion Alexandra Timoshenko, Anna's idol; The 1996 Olympic Champion Ekaterina Serebrianskaya; The 1997 World and European champion Elena Vitrichenko, and numerous other World class gymnasts. In the summer 2002, Anna won her first World gold medal as a member of the Ukrainian Group, in New Orleans, with her ribbon routine. Later the same year, she won first place on the Hoop, the Rope and the Clubs, in Stuttgart. by winning the first place on the Hoop, the Rope and the Clubs. Anna finished overall 3rd at the 2004 Athens Olympics with a total of 106.700 (Ribbon 26.725, Clubs 26.950, Ball 26.525, Hoop 26.500). Anna is now among the top rhythmic gymnasts in the world along side the Russian champions. In the 28th Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships, held in Patras 2007, Anna won gold in the all round competition.At the European's 2008,in Turin,Anna took the silver medal. Anna finished 3rd at the 2008 Olympic Games (Beijing,China 2008).
Full Name: Mouritz J. Botha Born: Jan 29, 1982,Vryheid Squad: Saracens Position: Lock Age: 30 Height:1.98m (6'6") Weight: 115kg (18st 1lb) Caps: 3 Major Teams: England Saxons, Saracens, England
Mouritz Botha started the 2009/10 season having just signed from National League One side Bedford Blues, but just two years later he had lifted the Premiership title and named in England's World Cup training squad.
The 6ft 6in lock forward was one of the cornerstones of the Bedford Blues pack where he made 57 appearances after joining the club in 2006 after being spotted rising through the ranks at Bedford Athletic.
Botha was one of the Blues’ stand-out players in recent seasons and his performances also earned him a call-up to the East Midlands side for the traditional Mobbs Memorial match against the Barbarians in 2009.
Those performances since joining Saracens have continued to impress – so much so that the English-qualified forward finished the 2010/11 campaign with a call-up for England Saxons and making his England debut in a World Cup warm up match against Wales.
Full name: Eoin Joseph Gerard Morgan Born: September 10, 1986, Dublin Current age: 25 years 164 days Nickname: Moggie Playing role: Middle-order batsman Batting style: Left-hand bat Bowling style: Right-arm medium Fielding position: Occasional wicketkeeper Height: 5 ft 9 in Education: Catholic University School
The full name of Eoin Morgan is Eoin Gerard Morgan. He was born on 10th of September in the year 1986. He took birth in Dublin and completed his education from the Catholic University School which is situated on Leeson Street.
During his school life, Morgan was successful of winning three cup titles particularly for his school. In his childhood, Morgan went for the spot of hurling twice in one week. This particular sport helped him to develop his batting skills. The grip of hurling helped him particularly with the reverse weep shot. At that time, he was admitted to Dulwich College where he got his official training for the game of cricket. Soon his dream became to play for the England Cricket Team. Morgan started played for the young team of Ireland.
Eoin Morgan plays county cricket for the Middlesex. Then he got chance in the England’s Cricket Squad. Later he became a regular player in England ODI team, Test team and also in the Twenty20 squads. During early days of his cricket career, Morgan played International cricket for Ireland Cricket team. Later he came to the England Squad. He has a record of scoring century for both the nations. No has done this before. He is well known as the proper finisher of the batting innings. Morgan bats with the left hand and his strength is his reverse sweep shots.
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