10/28/2018 4:54:18 PM (GMT+3)

Russian Federation's Alexeeva reacts after WAG 9th subdivision qualifications

Russian Federation

DOHA: DOHA: Comments from Irina Alexeeva of Russian Federation after the ninth subdivision of women’s qualifications at Aspire Dome on Sunday.

On Russian Federation team’s performance:
“It’s just qualifications and it’s the first day, so of course we had a little bit of nerves, so we’ll hope to get rid of those for the team final.”

On which apparatus was the scariest for her in qualifications:
“Beam. It’s always the scariest.”

On her impression of the USA team after watching them compete in Saturday’s qualifications:
“They’re amazing. As long as they hit, they’re amazing, so we’re just trying to do 'our' best.”

On her role in the Russian Federation team:
“I don’t know yet. I guess I’m new so I’m trying to figure that out.”