Svetlana Kryuchkova

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MOSCOW, September 23. /TASS/. Russian volleyball player Svetlana Kryuchkova, propustila due to illness the opening match of the European championship in volleyball with the team of Ukraine held a training session with the national team. TASS said the agent of the sportswoman Vladimir Kastornov .

The championship is held in Azerbaijan and Georgia, the Russians are playing in group C. In the first match, the Russian team won with the score 3-2 in the national team of Ukraine, on Saturday, the team will play with Turkish. Kryuchkov missed the beginning of the championship due to the high temperature.

“Svetlana held a pre-match training, but the team coach will be announced just before the match. So while it is impossible to say whether Kryuchkova will play in the match against Turkey or not,” – said Kastornov.

The match against Turkey will start at 19:30 GMT, 25 September the team will hold a meeting with the Bulgarian team (14:30).