Zubkov: the coaches expect that at the Olympics the 2018 bobsledder Stulnev will show high result

The head of Federation of bobsled of Russia Alexander Zubkov

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MOSCOW, January 13. /Offset. TASS albert Starodubtsev/. Russian bobsledder Alexey Stulnev, who finished with dispersing Ilya Small fifth place at the world Cup in the Swiss resort of St. Moritz in the crew competitions beans – deuces, able a month later at the Olympics in South Korea to show good results. This opinion TASS expressed by the President of the bobsleigh Federation of Russia Alexander Zubkov.

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“Stulnev in St. Moritz, made very well, – said Zubkov. – He is great and drove on the highway, and only weak compared to the leaders, starting acceleration has left him out of the podium . We hope that Alex will not lose the momentum and continue to show good results. We count on this athlete at the Olympic games and now will do everything to make our expectations come true”.

In the final ranking of the pilots of the beans-twos Stulnev took 15th place and earned the right to play at the Olympics in 2018.

Games will be held in South Korean Pyeongchang from 9 to 25 February 2018.

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