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Russian figure skater Evgeny Medvedev commented on the silver medal won together with teammates in the team competition at the Olympic games in 2018. Words athletes the correspondent “Tapes.ru.»
“While we are still not a medal, rewards we will receive later. I will tell directly: to win silver at the Olympic games — it’s cool! We all did a great job, we were going to the Games for a very long time. Our team had a lot of obstacles that we overcame. We did, so we are here today. All efforts were not in vain,” — said Medvedev.
Earlier on 12 February, the Russians took second place in the team competition, losing to the Canadians. The U.S. team settled for third place. Myself Medvedev has acted in the short program and won with a world record. Together with her team “Olympic athletes of Russia” were Alina Sagitova, Mikhail Kolyada, Ekaterina Bobrova and Dmitri Soloviev, Natalia Subiaco and Alexander Enbert.
The first medal the Russians 10 Feb won a short-tremist semen Elistratov. He took third place in the 1,500 meters.
The Olympic games held in South Korean Pyeongchang from 9 to 25 February.
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