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The head of the coach Council of the Union of biathletes of Russia Yevgeny Redkin commented on the negotiations of the RBU Alexander Loginov about the new contract. His words leads to “Sport-Express”.
Redkin said that if Loginov refused to sign the contract with SBR, he will not be able to compete at international competitions. He also said he did not understand why the athlete is trying to improve the conditions of the contract, given that the Union has the athletes that “in a year or two might as well be strong.”
“Therefore, it is better not to show off. I understand, of course, there are personal ambitions and commercial business. But then you have to decide: either you’re in Commerce, or in sport”, — concluded the Redkin.
Loginov was second in the overall standings of the world Cup 2018/2019, second only to the Norwegian Johannes Bø. For the season, the sportsman 174,5 thousand euros in prize money — more than his team was not one.
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