Alexander Loginov (center)Photo: Alexander vilf/ RIA Novosti
The Italian police showed no signs of doping Russian biathlon Alexander Loginov and Evgenie Garanichev, no measures against him to take not planned. This is stated in the statement of the Russian Embassy in Italy, which leads TASS.
There is now a carabinieri remain personal phone and laptop Loginov, as well as the number of his coach Alexander Kasperovich, the results of their testing will be available at a later date. The search took place after the statement of the representative of the International biathlon Union (IBU) that the number of Russians can be materials that indicate a violation of anti-doping rules, which in Italy is a criminal offense.
The Russian team will go on to compete in the world Championships held in Antholz. “Any measures to restrict the freedom of Russians to Italian law enforcement authorities do not plan”, — reported in the Embassy.
February 22 in the hotel room Garanichev and Loginov in Italy were searched. In the Union of biathletes of Russia said that the Italian police made a check in connection with what Kasperovich benefited from the accreditation issued by the Ukrainian colleagues. The carabinieri were alerted Loginov disqualified for violating anti-doping rules in 2014.
Then the athletes came out at the start of a relay race. Team Russia has taken the fourth place. After the finish Loginov said that he had thought about retirement.
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