Evgenia Medvedeva, the two-time world and European champion, still did not perform in the final of the Grand Prix series, in Nagoya from 7 to 10 December. Medical condition will not allow her to go out on the ice. For the first time in his career Jack will miss an important tournament. In naked Russia will represent Russia Alina Sagitova and Maria Sotskova.
Evgeny Medvedev was left without a final. But that’s exactly the case when words need to be reordered: the final of the prestigious series was left without Evgenia Medvedeva.
“If doctors were forbidden to perform in Japan, it will be the worst scenario. I will be very hard to observe the struggle of the athletes. And it will be the first in my career competitions which I will miss due to injury,” said Eugene recently, suggesting that foot problems may occur.
While these problems have all learned only after the Japanese Grand Prix. More – saw my leg of a skater. “Leg in plaster. As soon as we returned from Japan to Moscow, to me have imposed a gypsum. I undergo rehabilitation. Doing everything to recover”.
Eugene injury received before the Moscow stage, which opens the Grand Prix series in the Olympic season.
“A few days before the Moscow stage of the Grand Prix I felt a pain in his right leg. We went to the doctors who diagnosed a crack in the metatarsal bone of the right foot. On the “Cup of Rostelecom” I was on painkillers, and then immediately went to Germany, where the diagnosis was confirmed. The German doctors gave recommendations, gave a lot of different vitamins to make the bone heal faster and healed. Before the Japanese Grand Prix even had to reduce the load. I felt some improvement. In this state, went to NHK Trophy. Yes, there was a great risk that the foot will simply not survive. But this is Olympic season, and it is not clear what will happen in the future with this whole situation around our sport, and my career has not been the case, when I refused to competition because of an injury, even if you were injured”.
On the twentieth of December in St. Petersburg will take place the championship of Russia. Federation of figure skating of Russia, reported the injury two-time world champion, I’m sure Eugene will be restored to the home selection to the team team to participate in the largest competitions of the season.