A look at the teams and athletes set to compete at the Summer Universiade, beginning Wednesday in Naples, Italy.
Looking at how the Russians performed at national championships earlier this month, with updates on their performances since then.
Results from the 2019 Russian Championships, held from March 4 through March 10 in Penza, Russia.
Angelina Melnikova, 17, put together a stunning four days of competition at this year’s Russian Championships, winning every title but vault.
Results from the 2018 Russian Championships, held from April 18 through April 22 in Kazan, Russia.
Aliya Mustfina, 23, returns to competition at this week’s Russian Championships in Kazan, her first meet back since the Rio Games.
A recap of the event finals at the 2017 Russian Championships, where Seda Tutkhalyan medaled on vault, beam, and floor.