The wife of hockey player Vyacheslav Voinov, who was detained in the United States on suspicion of domestic violence, said that he did not beat her.
Martha Varlamov, according to lawyer Michael Walsh, is not going to press charges against her husband. When the police asked the woman if she was afraid of Voinov and whether he believed that he could harm her, Varlamova negatively answered both of these questions.
The lawyer noted that the woman did not believe that her husband had done anything to harm her, and did not want to be arrested or persecuted.
Why was the warrior arrested?The editors of uznayvse.ru recalls that Vyacheslav Voinov, who plays for the NHL club “Los Angeles Kings”, was detained by the police after taking his spouse to the hospital on October 20. Martha had some injuries, but no details were given about them. The police concluded that the hockey player beat his wife, and detained him. Soon Voynov was released on bail of 50 thousand dollars.
Domestic Violence in SportmenIt should be noted that domestic violence, for some reason, is very often associated with well-known athletes. Here you can mention Mike Tyson, accused of raping a girlfriend, but the list of such incidents is, in fact, quite impressive. We present only some of them.
In early September, the American football club Baltimore Ravens broke an agreement with the famous player Ray Rice after a video in which he beats his wife hit the net.
In August, another high-profile incident occurred - MMA fighter Jonathan Coppenhaver severely beat his girlfriend Christy Mack. The story immediately attracted universal attention due to the fact that the victim - a porn star. The girl admitted that the chosen one had beaten her before that.