Starting her career from a young age, Aliya Mustafina has defined herself as one of the significant gymnasts in the world through her blazing career progression. She, who is a familiar face in the gymnastic world, is also recognized as a seven-time Olympic medalist in history.
Aliya has won two silver medals; and three bronze medals at the Olympics in the team. Not to forget, she bagged four medals at the 2012 Olympics, proving her consistency and hard work.
Who Is Aliya Mustafina Boyfriend? Married!
Aliya Mustafina is currently single. However, it does not mean that she was far from the romantical bond throughout the years. She was previously married to her boyfriend-turned-husband, Alexei Nikolayevich Zaitsev.
The former couple reportedly started dating since the fall of 2015 after they coincidently met at a hospital where they had been admitted for their injuries. After a year, they tied their nuptial knot on the 3rd of November 2016 in Krasnodar.
Aliya Mustafina with her former husband, Alexey Zaitsev (Photo: trestar.com)
However, their married life could not last for more than two years, and eventually, Aliya and Alexey decided to part their ways in March 2018.
A month later, Aliya confirmed her divorce with Alexey through an Instagram post on 29 April 2018. Concerning their divorce, Aliya's father responded that she rushed for her wedding, stating that she was not matured to take that step. Also, he cited that was the reason for their dispatch.
Despite their divorce, Aliya Mustafina, with her former husband, Alexey, still possesses a mutual bond in parenting the apple of their eyes, Alissa.
The couple first came with the big news of expecting their first child, a few months before welcoming Alissa. Later, on the 9th of June 2017, the then love birds welcomed their baby girl and confirmed the news by sharing a picture of themselves with the newly born infant.
Aliya Mustafina with her baby daughter, Alissa (Photo: Aliya's Instagram)
As it seems from Aliya's Instagram account, it seems like she is currently nurturing her kid.
Career And Net Worth
Aliya Mustafina started her international gymnastics career at the age of thirteen. After a few years, she won a silver medal in the individual all-around as a junior Russian Team in the 2008 European Women's Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Clermont-Ferrand, France.
Also, she won two consecutive gold medals in the uneven bars category in the 2012 Olympics, London and 2016 Olympics, Brazil.
Despite her blazing career, she has kept her net worth out of public attention; however, she might have garnered considerable fortunes throughout her career.
(Note: The average salary of a gymnast is $75,980 per year, as per careertrend.com)
Age, Family, & Religion
Aliya Mustafina was born on 30 September 1994 in Yegoryevsk, Russia. She follows the Muslim religion. Her father, Farhat Mustafin, is a former Olympic Wrestling Champion. He won a bronze medal during the 1976 Montreal Olympics in Greco-Roman wrestling, where he competed in men's 57 kg weight.
On the other hand, her mother is a physics teacher, and her sister, Nailya, pursues her career as a gymnast like her. In the family, she has a sister, Nailya.
Concerning the physical features of Aliya, she stands at the height of 5 feet and 4 inches tall (1.63 meters).