People can't stop talking about Anastasia Bryzgalov, the Russian Olympic curler whose looks are being compared to Angelina Jolie and Megan Fox

  • Anastasia Bryzgalova is a 25-year-old Russian curler.
  • Fans say she looks like a model, and have compared her to both Angelina Jolie and Megan Fox.
  • Bryzgalova is married to her curling partner, Alexandr Krushelnitskiy. They lost their first match to the US.


Olympic curling just gained new fans all over the world now that Anastasia Bryzgalova is competing.

The 25-year-old Russian curler is said to look like a model, and is being compared to actresses from Angelina Jolie to Megan Fox on social media.

"I'm still rooting for USA, but Anastasia Bryzgalova, the Russian curler looks like a freaking model," one person wrote on Twitter. "I thought curling was a sport for old balding men but Anastasia Bryzgalova be looking like Megan Fox and suddenly I love curling," wrote another.

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Fans are comparing the 25-year-old to Angelina Jolie. 

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I thought curling was a sport for old balding men but Anastasia Bryzgalova be looking like Megan Fox and suddenly I… https://t.co/4rGDJKCydH
I'm still rooting for USA, but Anastasia Bryzgalova, the Russian curler looks like a freaking model. #Olympics #TeamUSA
The Russian curling mixed doubles team is led by Anastasia Bryzgalova, who looks like Angelina Jolie at 21 if she ever picked up a broom.
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Bryzgalova is newly married to her curling partner, Alexander Krushelnitskiy. The couple lost their first match to US sibling pair Becca and Matt Hamilton.

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Curling ? Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics ? Mixed Doubles Round Robin - Norway v China - Gangneung Curling Center - Gangneung, South Korea ? February 11, 2018 - Anastasia Bryzgalova, an Olympic athlete from Russia, reacts. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
Curling ? Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics ? Mixed Doubles Semi-final - Olympic Athletes from Russia v Switzerland - Gangneung Curling Center - Gangneung, South Korea ? February 12, 2018 - Olympic Athlete from Russia Anastasia Bryzgalova delivers the stone. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 9, 2018: Olympic Athlete from Russia Anastasia Bryzgalova competes against Finland in Session 3 of the Mixed Doubles Round Robin curling competition at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Curling Centre. The Olympic Athletes from Russia won 7-5. Valery Sharifulin/TASS (Photo by Valery Sharifulin\TASS via Getty Images)
GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 8, 2018: Olympic Athlete from Russia Anastasia Bryzgalova competes against Norway in Session 2 of of the Mixed Doubles Round Robin curling competition at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Curling Centre. The Olympic Athletes from Russia won 4-3. Valery Sharifulin/TASS (Photo by Valery Sharifulin\TASS via Getty Images)
GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 8, 2018: An Olympic athlete from Russia (OAR), curler Anastasia Bryzgalova competes against the United States in Session 1 of the Mixed Doubles Round Robin curling competition at Gangneung Curling Centre at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games; the US curlers won 9-3. Valery Sharifulin/TASS (Photo by Valery Sharifulin\TASS via Getty Images)
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - JANUARY 23, 2018: Anastasia Bryzgalova of the Russian national curling team, leaving for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games, attends a departure ceremony at the Pioner cinema. Sergei Savostyanov/TASS (Photo by Sergei Savostyanov\TASS via Getty Images)
PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 08: Anastasia Bryzgalova of Olympic Athletes from Russia delivers a stone in the Curling Mixed Doubles Round Robin Session 1 during the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Gangneung Curling Centre on February 8, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
KAZAN, RUSSIA - OCTOBER 22: Russia's vice-skip Anastasia Bryzgalova gestures during semi-finals the game between Russia and Korea within the World Mixed Curling Championship 2016 at the Sport Palace in Kazan, Russia on October 22, 2016. (Photo by Alexey Nasyrov/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
KAZAN, RUSSIA - OCTOBER 22: Russia's vice-skip Anastasia Bryzgalova delivers a stone during semi-finals the game between Russia and Korea within the World Mixed Curling Championship 2016 at the Sport Palace in Kazan, Russia on October 22, 2016. (Photo by Alexey Nasyrov/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
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According to the Daily Mail, Bryzgalova has a master's degree from the Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health. The Daily Mail reported that she became interested in curling in 2009, when she saw an advertisement for a curling club at an ice sports complex.

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