Evgeny Medvedev Photo: Alexander vilf/ RIA Novosti
Silver medalist at the 2002 Olympics and choreographer Ilya Averbukh expressed his attitude to the results of figure skater Evgenia Medvedeva this season. The words of the specialist leads Sports.ru with reference to the TV channel “Star”.
According to Averbuch, departure to coach Brian Orser in Canada, Medvedev became the “universal victim”. “Went to Canada and this is so poor, and all the conditions she created,” — said the choreographer. He recalled that the skater went to the other trainer to prove she can beat compatriot Alina Sagitova, and not for the bronze at the world Championships.
However, Averbukh admitted that this medal, given the difficulties faced by Medvedev, says about her character. “The result received is the Federation decided to send it to Eugene for the world Cup. Unless someone is her nightmare? Someone crushed? Everyone tried to help,” continued Averbukh.
Medvedev was the third in the world championship in Japan, losing Sagitova and athlete from Kazakhstan Elizabeth Tursynbaeva. In 2016 and 2017 and she won the world championship.
In Canada, Medvedev went after the Olympic games in 2018, which she came as pupils of coach Eteri Tutberidze. Sagitova, which also deals with a specialist, won the women’s figure skating, Medvedeva won silver.
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