This week, the Russian women’s curling team began its quest for a first-ever Olympic medal. It also introduced the world to an athlete who could be the first-ever seductive curling star: team skip Anna Sidorova. Icy hot! Russian curler turns heads. Russian curler Anna Sidorova is bringing a little heat to there has been a "Women of Curling" calendar put out by the The. Anna Sidorova Анна Anna Vladimirovna Sidorova (Russian: It was the first medal for Russia in the history of the world women's curling championships.