Because of the tragedy, the Olympic champion, broke off a tour in Japan. Tatiana Vasilievna Plushenko several years struggling with cancer.
The tragic news came the renowned figure skating Olympic champion Evgeni Plushenko during his tour of Japan in Saint Petersburg-died his mother Tatyana Vasilevna Plushenko.
Tatyana Vasilyevna suffered incurable disease a few years ago she was diagnosed with cancer. Family not Evgeni Plushenko ascribed this fact public. The Olympic champion took her mother for treatment in the best clinics of the world, but alas, the disease turned out to be stronger. Due to the death of the mother, Plushenko severed touring Japan and urgently returned to St. Petersburg.
Mama Olympic champion was only 58 years old. Tatyana Vasilievna and her son had a special relationship, it is her he owes its successes in sport. It took him quite a toddler to the Palais des sports in Volgograd, where then was only in figure skating. And then, when athletic ability Eugenia became apparent, along with him went to St. Petersburg to renowned coach Alexei Mišinu. The family's financial situation was very difficult then Plushenko, but Tatiana Vasilievna not confused the difficulties she has done everything to ensure that her son became the champion.
Funeral Tatiana Plushenko will be held on Monday, July 13. On the official page of Evgeni Plushenko Facebook fans an athlete express his sympathy.