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Olympic Badminton Champion Marin Out Of Tokyo Games With Injury

Defending Olympic badminton women's singles champion Carolina Marin of Spain announced on Tuesday that she will not compete at the Tokyo Olympics due to injury.


Defending Olympic badminton women's singles champion Carolina Marin of Spain announced on Tuesday that she will not compete at the Tokyo Olympics due to injury.

In Spanish and English posts on her twitter account, Marin said she will undergo surgery this week to repair a torn ACL and both meniscus on her left knee and won't be fully recovered to defend her Olympic title in Tokyo.

Marin defeated PV Sindhu of India to win the gold medal in Rio in 2016.

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