The Minister of youth and sport Igor Zhdanov hopes for medals in freestyle the Ukrainian team at the Olympics-2018 in South Korea. About Zhdanov told the TV channel “Еспресо.TV”.
“I think we have serious expectations, and we will cheer for our biathletes. Maybe we’ll get some more medals in freestyle. At least one medal will be a success for our team. This is an objective measure,” – said Zhdanov.
According to the Minister, in 2010, Ukraine did not win any medals at the winter Olympics, and in 2014 – 2 (bronze and gold in biathlon).
We will remind, the winter Olympics will be held in Pyeongchang from 9 to 25 February. Licensing for participation in the Olympiad was held on 21 Ukrainian athlete.