Eugene Garanicheva: Alexander vilf / RIA Novosti
Russian biathletes Alexey Volkov and Evgeny Garanichev not invited by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for the Olympic games in Pyeongchang. On Tuesday, 23 January, reports TASS.
This season, Garanichev and Volkov in the Russian team perform at the world Cup. Six steps athletes did not win medals.
Both athletes participated in the Games in Sochi. Wolves, together with Anton Shipulin, Dmitry Malyshko and Evgeny Ustyugov has become an Olympic champion in the relay. Garanichev won bronze in the individual race.
Earlier on January 23 the IOC not included in the list of participants of the Olympic games in Phenchhane Shipulina, skier Sergey Ustyugov, figure skaters Ksenia Stolbova and Ivan Bukin, and a number of Russian skaters and hockey players. The Committee did not substantiate this decision. According to one version, the Olympics 2018 will not get the athletes whose names appear in the Moscow anti-doping laboratory, caught in the disposal world anti-doping Agency.
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