Nkeirouka Ezekh

Nkeirouka Khilarievna "Kira" Ezekh (Russian: Нкеирука (Кира) Хилариевна Езех; born 17 October 1983) is a Russian curler.

Nkeirouka Ezekh
Нкеирука Хилариевна Езех
Ezekh in 2009
Born (1983-10-17) 17 October 1983
Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
(now Moscow, Russian Federation)
Team
Curling clubMoskvitch CC,
Moscow, RUS
SkipAnna Sidorova
ThirdMargarita Fomina
SecondAlexandra Raeva
LeadNkeirouka Ezekh
AlternateAlina Kovaleva
Career
World Championship
appearances
15 (2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
European Championship
appearances
17 (2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017)

Career

At the 2006 Winter Olympics, in Turin, Italy, she was part of Ludmila Privivkova's team. A year later her team won the 2006 European Curling Championships. She also represented Russia in the 2010 Vancouver Olympics as second on Privivkova's team.

Teammates

2014 Sochi Olympic Games

Anna Sidorova, Skip

Margarita Fomina, Third

Alexandra Saitova, Second

Ekaterina Galkina, Lead

Personal life

Her father is of Nigerian Igbo descent, and her mother of Chuvash.[1]

References

  • Nkeirouka Ezekh on the World Curling Federation database
  • Nkeirouka Ezekh on the World Curling Tour database
  • Nkeirouka Ezekh on the CurlingZone database
  • Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Nkeirouka Ezekh". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
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