‘I think that we have serious hopes and we will cheer for our biathlonists. Possibly, we will win some medals in freestyle skiing. At least one medal will be a success for our national team. It is an objective index’, Zhdanov said.
According to the minister, Ukraine did not win any medal at 2010 Winter Olympic Games and Ukraine won two medals at 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
The 2018 Olympic Games will take place since February 9 until February 25 in Pyeongchang. 21 Ukrainian sportsmen are allowed participating in it.