Alexey Gudipati: Vitaliy Belousov / RIA Novosti
Olympic figure skating champion Alexei Yagudin responded to criticism of the double Olympic champion Evgeni Plushenko. His words are quoted by the correspondent of”.ru”.
“I learned by chance that Zhenya Plushenko today writes extensively on social networks that I was in “his school” without invitation. Is this rink belongs to him? WO’s organization only leases it back at a certain time,” — said Yagudin.
According to the skater, he’s always happy to work when he is invited nice people. “I don’t care whose ice when I’m riding on it — he is only mine. And Eugene, I ask you not to mislead people, because I never come uninvited, and he knows it” — he said.
The Olympic champion added that on 27 November he opens the second season of school for children from 3 years in Gorky Park. This is a free school, the season runs from 27 November to 11 March.
Earlier, on 23 November, Plushenko Yagudin ridiculed for participating in the corporate. Under the entry in Instagram hashtags stood “neither honor nor dignity in relation to themselves” and “unprincipled boy”.
At the 2002 winter Olympics in salt lake city, Plushenko and Yagudin were considered the main favorites. Plushenko made a mistake in the short program and finished it in fourth place. The results of the competition gold went to Yagudin, and Plushenko took the second place.
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