Could sportsmen deliberately fail at Olympics?
Let us remind
you that the official said at the joint collegiums of the Ministry of Sport and
the NOC: there is information about some athletes who deliberately avoided showing good results at the
The state track
and field athletics coach, Alyaksandr Trashchyla, was blamed most.
of Sport Yury Sivakou was indignant when he heard it:
to me that I knew Kachan well. However, his statements have made me feel
ashamed because of his incompetence".
Sivakou does not think that any kind of sabotage was possible:
wants to reach good results more than sportsmen do".
The portal naviny.by informs that Aleh Kachan blamed even
those who did not deserve it at all. Speaking about shot-putter Andrei
Mihnevich who had injured his back during the competition he said: "I do not
care about his trauma, he had to put the shot".
athlete Nastassya Mironchyk-Ivanova, a long jumper, did not manage to demonstrate
the result she was capable of at London Olympics. But she is indignant at the statements about sabotage.
shared her opinion about the reason why athletes were not successful.
Mironchyk-Ivanova: “We are in the process of digenesis. The older athletes are leaving
and the younger ones including myself are coming. I made it to the final and this
is just the beginning of my career. That is why making it to the final is not bad
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