Still cannot believe I won gold at the Olympics: Zulfiya Chinshanlo

ASTANA. July 30. KAZINFORM Triumphator of the 2012 Olympics in London Zulfiya Chinshanlo from Kazakhstan attended a press conference right after winning gold.

"I still cannot believe it," admitted Zulfiya Chinshanlo. "I still cannot believe I won the Olympic Games. I dreamt about it for five years... I'm going to burst into tears."

The 19-year-old champion confessed her coach promised her a kilogram of ice cream if she wins.

"I was trying to get rid of excess weight," the Kazakh athlete laughs. "I was not allowed to eat ice cream, pastry, sweets."

Zulfiya added that right after the press conference she would hit the Olympic village canteen and try various dishes.

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