In 2004 Alina and Shalva announced they were getting married, around that time a Russian paper published an interview with Shalva’s wife Olga, mother of his daughter.
Shalva and Olga got divorced soon after that but kept in touch eventually Alina and Shalva split up.
She is also the head of “Alina Kabaeva Charity Foundation”.
Alina Kabaeva has been in the cover of Maxim, Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Shape, Glamour, FHM among others.
He is appointed by the president (after approval by the parliament). He is not in fact part of the executive branch, but is rather sort of above the three branches of government.
He is also directly controls the army (as commander-in-chief) and the siloviki - i.e. Overall, the PM is considered a rather technical role, not a decision maker.
President of Russia, Vladimir Putin gave a rather rib-cracking reaction to the opening goal by host nation, Russia, in their first match against Saudi Arabia in the on-going world cup.
Putin, who sat beside FIFA president, Giani Infantino and the crown-prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohammed Bin-Salman, looked at the prince and funnily spread his arms and widened his eyes before proceeding for a hand-shake.
Let’s not forget Alina was romantically involved with the militia captain who moved to Moscow from Georgia in 1996 to apply for a post-graduate course of the Moscow Institute of Law, Shalva a former boxer holds degrees – athletic and legal.
Betty Lieu Betty Lieu is the wife of congressman and Air Force Reserve Colonel, Ted Lieu –who currently represents California’s 33rd congressional district. [Read The Whole Story...] This is not the first time media has reported a story about Alina and Vladimir being involved, the first time came in 2008, when the the Russian paper Moskovsky Korrespondent stated that she was engaged to marry Putin.
The story was published on April 12, 2008 both denied the allegations Putin said there is not a single word of truth in that story, Alina’s rep called the story nonsense and by October 29, 2008 the Moskovsky Korrespondent was closed on financial grounds, nobody talked a thing about it until the following year when on December, 2009 Alina gave birth to her son Dmitri, many believed the boy’s father is Putin, but Alina denied it. It is never been my habit to comment on rumours, but I’ve decided to make an exception because I can’t let so many warm words and good wishes go unanswered…On this page I promised to tell you about the most important events in my life and about my family.
The following year Alina Kabaeva joined Russian Olympic team, made her debut in 1996, winning her first gold medal two years later at the 1998 European gymnastics Championships in Portugal.
Alina won the title again in 1999 plus won the absolute champion World title in Osaka, Japan.