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Russian biathlete Anton Shipulin has announced that it has decided to continue career. About this athlete wrote in his Instagram account.
“The decision I took. A huge role in its adoption played, and you, my fans. Thank you so much for supporting me these last six months,” said 31-year-old biathlete. He promised to announce his choice in the TV channel “Match TV”. The athlete has hinted at his return to the sport by adding at the end of the post the phrase “I’ll see you at the world Cup.”
On 20 September, the athlete complained about the lack of physical readiness. Shipulin then admitted that he has no desire to participate in national team training camp.
In April, the athlete was referred to serious health problems. He also admitted that assesses last season, the worst in his career.
Shipulin is the Olympic champion 2014 in Sochi. On account of his bronze Olympic games 2010 in Vancouver. Both of the medals were won by Russians in relay races. Biathlete also became a six-time winner of the world Championships and 2017 world champion in the relay.
The first stage of the biathlon world Cup will take place in Slovenia. The start of the tournament is scheduled for 2 December.
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