Experts WADA ripped workout skater Alina Sagitova to take her tests
Alina Sagitova. AFP photo
Skater from Russia Alina Sagitova was forced to leave ahead of official practice at the Olympics due to the requirement of the doping officer of the world anti-doping Agency (WADA) to donate a sample, said at the headquarters of the team skaters of the national team of the SAR.
Sagitova is one of the contenders for “gold” Games in women’s singles, along with two-time world champion Evgenia Medvedeva. She went out for an evening training session at the Olympics in Gangneung, but left the ice after five minutes.
Note that an Olympic athlete from Russia Alexander krushelnitsky caught at the Olympics on the use of Meldonium.
“A few hours ago to Alina came doping officer WADA and produced her blood”, – told in the headquarters of the SAR team.
After that, it demanded a urine sample, but because of the nervous situation the skater physically are unable to do so.
“In the training time she went out on the ice, but after a few minutes she had to leave as the doping officer demanded she hand over the sample. Thus, the training was broken” , – noted in the headquarters of the SAR.