Skier Anastasia Kuleshova said on that at the end of the skiathlon distance at the Russian Championship, she was sure to win silver, but her physical condition did not allow her to maintain second position.
In the race, which took place on Sunday in Tyumen, Kuleshova became third. The second place was taken by Elizaveta Pantrina, the gold medal was taken by Natalia Nepryaeva.
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– Yes, the minimum plan was filled, but a very solid sediment remained. On the last ascent I saw that there was some reserve, because my legs were already completely sour and on the last descent I was already rolling on wooden legs, I couldn’t bend them normally. Also, Lisa is a very good finisher, but I didn’t expect her to be near my skis. I was completely sure that I would be second today. But until you cross the finish line, you can’t be 100% sure,” Kuleshova said on .
shows Alfa-Bank Russian Ski Championship (March 18-26, Tyumen region). Watch live broadcasts of the tournament on the federal channel and thematic channels of the holding, as well as on the sites matchtv.ru and sportbox.ru.
Source : MatchTV
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