Olympic biathlon champion, Norwegian Johannes Boe commented on his brother Tarja Boe’s criticism of his Russian rival Alexander Loginov. His words are quoted by Dagbladet.
The athlete explained that he and his brother are fighting for pure sport, so with their statements they wanted to evoke a reaction from Loginov. In his opinion, a Russian needs to speak to journalists. “This is not a challenge to Loginov. But he never says anything. Because of this, we have different speculations. It’s embarrassing that he didn’t say anything, ”Be emphasized.
On September 30, Tarjei Be said that Loginov was not worthy of winning the sprint at the 2020 World Cup. The Norwegian noted that he had the best race in his life and only his brother or the French could get ahead of him.
After winning the sprint in 2020, Loginov faced criticism from foreign colleagues. The athletes were displeased by the fact that from November 2014 to November 2016, the Russian was suspended from sports for the use of erythropoietin.