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the Olympic champion Dobrev cannot defend the title in Beijing

the Olympic champion of Athenes on weightlifting Bulgarian Milen Dobrev from - for traumas cannot act on the Olympic games in Beijing, informs Reuters.

" Dobrev it is still treated for a trauma, and it means that it cannot type the efficient form 2 the Olympic Games, - the secretary general of Federation of weightlifting of Bulgaria has declared Tenio Tenev. - Therefore we have made the decision that 4 it it will be better not to force this process. It will prepare for the European championships and the world of the next year when already it will completely be restored from a trauma ".

Despite loss of one of the leaders, won in Athenes gold in a weight category B4 94 kg, the Bulgarian national team hopes for successful performance on the Olympic Games.

" We are going to struggle for gold in ANY1 weight category " - the trainer of modular Plamen Asparuhov has declared. - The trauma of Dobreva became huge unexpectedness, but all of us hope that our performance on the Olympic Games will be as much as possible successful ".

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