Russian pair skater who has already established great success alongside skating partner Maxim Trankov. She and Trankov earned two yellow metal medals on the 2014 Olympics and so are the victors of several other competitions, like the Globe Championships and Western european Championships. She was a singles skater until age group 14, when she made a decision to change to set skating. She actually is the initial set skater to earn Olympics yellow metal medals in pairs and in the group event in the same season. She wedded Maxim Trankov in 2015. She provided delivery to a girl called Angelica in 2017. She defeat out sterling silver medalist Ksenia Stolbova on the 2014 Wintertime Olympics.