Russian athletes have good chances in next Summer Olympic Games, official says

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Aug. 15, 2012, 3:47 p.m. | Sports — by Interfax-Ukraine

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Moscow - The head of Russia's National Olympic Committee, Alexander Zhukov, said Russian athletes should start training already for the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. 

"We have very good chances in Rio de Janeiro. Preparations for the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro must get started right now," Zhukov said at a press conference at Interfax on Wednesday.

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