Moscow, December 8. a Former doctor of the KHL club "Ugra" Sergei Gilev, now cooperating with the South Korean national team in biathlon, commented on the possible participation of Russian sportsmen in the winter Olympic games in 2018 under the neutral flag.
According to Gileva, the Russians need to take part in the Olympics, even under a neutral flag.
"I am myself a former athlete, working for many years in the sport. And in talking to Russian athletes, I understand that the purpose of their life," he said in an interview.
Also Gilev stressed that forbid athletes to go to Games is the wrong decision..