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(; born 16 January 1990) is a Ukrainian athlete who competes in the sprint with a personal best time of 50.75 seconds at the 400 metres event.
She competed in the hurdles at the 2014 World Junior Championships in Athletics, reaching the semi-finals. She was part of the Ukrainian 4 × 400 metres relay team at the 2016 European Athletics Championships with Yuliya Olishevska, Olha Bibik and
. Alina Lohvynenko replaced Olishevska for the Ukrainian Olympic team that took fifth in the relay final.
At the 2015 World Championships, Novlene Williams-Mills ran past Francena McCorory to give Jamaica the victory over the USA, wasting Allyson Felix's incredible 47.7 leg leading up to the handoff, the second fastest in history. In this race, the veteran Williams-Mills, at 34 the oldest woman in this race, was matched directly against Felix. And well behind them, Britain's hopes were in the hands of their veteran Christine Ohuruogu. All the way down the backstretch, Williams-Mills kept closing the gap, inching closer to Felix. By the middle of the final turn, it looked like Williams-Mills was about to move into the perfect position to pass Felix coming off the turn. Instead, Felix started to accelerate, the gap began to open wider. From less than a meter, Felix continued to run away, opening up to 8 meters by the finish for a clear American victory. Well behind them, in the battle for bronze,
came from seventh place to run Ukraine past Poland, Italy and Canada to get right behind Ohuruogu, but Ohuruogu stood firm through the final turn. As Zemlyak moved to Ohuruogu's shoulder to attack coming off the turn, instead Canada's Sage Watson went around Zemlyak and Ohuruogu ran away, opening up a four-metre gap to take bronze for Britain.
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