Baku, June 18, AZERTAC
Quotes from Azerbaijan's first athlete in action in the diving, Artyom Danilov, who qualified in 11th place from the preliminary round of the 1m springboard to earn a place in the final on Thursday.
Artyom Danilov (AZE)
On being the first Azerbaijani athlete to reach a diving final at the Baku 2015 European Games:
"I’m really excited about the achievement and feel very proud about it."
On his background:
"I was born in St Petersburg in Russia and have been studying at a sports college there, but since November 2014 I’ve been living in Baku and came through the Azerbaijan diving qualifying process."