Russian biathlete said, why did you decide to play for Ukraine – 24 Channel

Російська біатлоністка розповіла, чому вирішила виступати за Україну - 24 Канал

Three Russian biathletes will continue his career by playing for the national team of Ukraine. Catherine Bech, Rasskazova Anastasiya and Oksana Moskalenko moved to Kiev together with his coach Ilya Lopuhova.

One of the biathletes, Anastasia Rasskazova, admitted that he decided to play for the national team of Ukraine in the hope of achieving better results.

I am from Moscow, but decided to move to Ukraine and to act now for her. Biathlon engaged for the fifth year, moved together with the coach and two girls. I am the champion of Russia in the Olympics were involved, went to the world Cup, competed at the IBU Cup, I would like to perform at the IBU Cup, but this year will not happen, because I have a quarantine for two years. Wait women’s IBU Cup and world Cup. I hope that will show itself there, Rasskazova said in an interview for the group Vkontakte.

We will remind that the President of the biathlon Federation of Ukraine Volodymyr Brynzak said that initially the Russians were to become the Belarusian sportswomen, but in the neighboring country they have not happened.

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