Van Rouwendaal frustrated of harassing ‘truth’ and Muller in the final sprint world cup
Sharon van Rouwendaal frustrated by the way her unsecured Aurélie Muller Wednesday, he sprinted in the closing metres of the 5 km openwaterzwemmen on the world cup. The Dutch says that the Frenchwoman her conscious bothered.
In the exciting final sprint in the Hungarian Balaton tapped Van Rouwendaal as fourth, just behind the Brazilian, Ana Marcela Cunha. There was the Baarnse still in battle with the 27-year-old Muller, who was second.
“I wanted Muller to pass through, but when upset she suddenly for me,” said Van Rouwendaal shortly after the finish against the NIS. “Then she saw, I think that Cunha’s past wanted to be on the other side, because when upset they suddenly go the other way. We have protest by registered letter, because you have your own line and so did Muller, so did not.”
The protest of van Rouwendaal is somewhat sensitive because they are in France regularly train with Muller and two years ago at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in the Russian Kazan a similar experience with her. On the 10 kilometres, she was at the time second behind Muller.
“In Kazan, I placed me for the Play so I was still happy, but I hate it that they do. It continues to be a bitch.”
Incidentally, resulted in the protest of the 23-year-old Van Rouwendaal nothing and that she felt a little bit arrive. “I’ve never had any luck”, regretted them.
Van Rouwendaal fourth at 5 kilometres
The start of the 5 kilometer to the right Of Rouwendaal.
The swim in the Balatonmmeer.
Van Rouwendaal was the best.
The American Ashley Twichell struck first.
The Brazilian, Ana Marcela Cunha troefde Van Rouwendaal in the battle for the bronze.
The stage of the 5 kilometers.
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The reigning olympic champion on the 10 km now has one more chance at a world CHAMPIONSHIP medal. Friday swim the 25 kilometer, after she Monday on the 10 kilometre disappointing as the sixteenth ended.
With her fourth place on the 5 km recovered From Rouwendaal is okay after her offday Monday. She was almost to third, but tapped a tenth later than Cunha.
“I really had the feeling that we are at the same time aantikten. Unfortunately, she was still slightly faster, but my race was very good. I’ve checked swimming, and then the bales that you just fourth.”
Conquered the netherlands at the world swimming CHAMPIONSHIPS, which next week to continue into the bath in Budapest, so far a medal. Ferry Weertman was Tuesday world champion on the 10 km.
Van Rouwendaal grabs also 5 km next world CHAMPIONSHIP medal