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    Russia’s Diving Federation President Alexey Vlasenko said Saturday the International Swimming Federation (FINA) had offered him the job of its Technical Diving Committee chair, in a comment to R-Sport news agency.

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Sputnik) — Vlasenko, who is serving as vice-chairman of FINA’s subcommittee for diving, said he would discuss his options with Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko.

    "I haven't made up my mind yet whether I will continue as the president of the [Russian Diving] Federation," he told the agency. "Everything will be decided after a meeting of an expert panel at the Russian Sports Ministry. I’ve received many offers…including to head FINA’s technical [diving] committee."

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