Alina Sagitova and Ricky Chiratto: Alexander vilf / RIA Novosti
Russian figure skater Alina Sagitova made that would be able to live for a while in Japan. She told about it in interview “R-Sport”.
16-year-old Sagitova said that she liked her visit to Japan. “Probably would be able to live in Japan a year or two, but not a lifetime. Still, I am a patriot”, — said the athlete.
Sagitova also talked about your dog breed Akita inu, which she gave during a trip to Japan. According to a skater, walking with a pet helps to distract from the training process.
Sagitova — Olympic champion. She has won gold in the individual skating at the Games in Pyeongchang in 2018. In the same year the sportswoman has won the European championship. In December 2018 Sagitova missed the victory in the world Grand Prix. Russian athlete took second place, losing first Japanese wrestler Ricky Cyhire.
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