Medal forecast for the Russian Olympic team has deteriorated


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Russian athletes win nine medals at the Olympic games in Pyeongchang. With such a forecast speaks to the Associated Press.

The Agency believes that the Russians have four gold, two silver and three bronze. Highest step of the podium tipped skier Sergey Ustyugov (sprint) skiers in the team sprint, the figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva and freestyler Maxim burovu.

The silver award should take the skater Alina Sagitova and participating in ski cross Sergey Ridzik, bronze — Ustyugov (sciclone), women’s Curling team for and figure skaters in the team competition, experts say.

12 Jan Gracenote engaged in the analysis in the field of entertainment and sports, published a forecast that the Russian Olympians will take away from Pyeongchang 19 medals — four gold, six silver and nine bronze.

23 January it became known that the international Olympic Committee (IOC) did not invite to the Olympics in 2018 a number of leading Russian sportsmen, among whom were Ustyugov. The skier is the winner of “Tour de Ski”-2017. After the decision of the IOC Ustyugov said that he was disappointed in the Olympic movement.

Games will be held in Pyeongchang from 9 to 25 February.

Video, photo All from Russia.


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