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Russian gymnast Denis Ablazin broke his leg during training. About this athlete told TASS.
Ablazin received fractures of the tibia and fibula of the left leg, also he has a hairline fracture in the tibia of the right leg. The athlete underwent surgery, during which he bonded the bone with titanium pins. According to him, the treatment will take about six months. “I felt an old injury from the Olympic games in 2016,” — said the gymnast.
In March 2020 will pass the championship of Russia, which is a qualifying competition for the Olympic games in Tokyo. Ablazin expects to recover by the beginning of the tournament.
27-year-old Ablazin — two-time world champion and the eightfold champion of Europe. Also he has three silver and two bronze medals at the Olympic games.
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