10 October 2012, Wednesday, 15:44
author: Dmitriy Slezin
Bashkir swimmer Oksana Savchenko is recognised the best sportswoman of September following the results of visitors voting at the project «Gold Podium», the website Sportbox.ru informs.
In the final of voting Savchenko, who had won at Paralympic Games-2012 in London five gold medals, drew ahead of boxer Alexander Povetkin (69,6 percent against 30,4).
The tennis-player Nadezhda Petrova, biathlonist Olga Zaitseva and one more Paralympian — the triple champion of the last Games athlete Evgenie Shvetsov also participated in struggle for the «Gold Podium».