President of the Russian Wrestling Federation Mikhail Mamiashvili in a conversation with , he responded to the Ministry of Sports’ initiative to create a “golden hundred” of athletes.
Russian Deputy Sports Minister Alexei Morozov told on Wednesday that the department plans to introduce the concept of “golden hundred” among leading Russian athletes with decent salaries in order to limit the change of sports citizenship .
— We need to pay more attention to young and promising people who, thanks to Russian money, have joined the junior teams. We need to pay attention to this category. In addition to support, we need civic responsibility, especially from athletes and coaches, representatives of regions where there is a tendency to change citizenship, Mamiashvili told .
On Wednesday, the State Duma of the Russian Federation hosts the first meeting of the working group on supporting Russian athletes in modern conditions, under the leadership of Anton Shipulin, Deputy Chairman of the Commission on Physical Culture and sports.
Source : MatchTV
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