In the Federation of bobsleigh commented on the removal of Russian skeleton racers

In the Federation of bobsleigh commented on the removal of Russian skeleton racers© RIA Novosti. Ramil to Setdiscoverable the image Bank

The Federation of bobsleigh Russia (FBI) on the official website stated that it did not agree with the decision of the International bobsleigh Federation (IBSF) to dismiss the four existing Russian two-seater in connection with the investigation of the IOC, which is valid until January 19, 2017, and reserves the right to take retaliatory steps.

Friday IBSF announced a temporary suspension of the four existing Russian two-seater in connection with the investigation of the IOC. According to the source Agency «R-Sport», that Alexander Tretyakov, Elena Nikitina, Maria Orlova and Olga Potylitsyna and there has ended the career of Sergey Chudinov.

«The FBI acknowledges receipt of the documents for the temporary suspension of four Russian athletes to 19 January 2017 following the publication of the second part of the report of the McLaren. We are in constant contact with IBSF and President of the Federation Ivo Ferriani, we continue to study the situation. The FBI says it will not agree with this decision. We reserve the right to take retaliatory steps,» the official FBI website.

The second part of the report of the independent Commission of the world anti-doping Agency (WADA) under the leadership of Richard McLaren of doping in sport during the Olympic games 2014 was presented on December 9. The IOC on 23 December opened disciplinary proceedings against 28 Russian athletes who performed at the Olympics in Sochi. Subsequently, Russia was deprived of the world Cup bobsleigh planned to be held in Sochi in 2017.

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