Jamaica 1500m runner Praught-Leer will compete at Olympics with torn meniscus

Jamaica 1500m runner Praught-Leer will compete at Olympics with torn meniscus

Tokyo 2020

 In just two days, team Jamaica has received news of two unexpected injury blows to start the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. 2018 Commonwealth Games steeplechase champion, Aisha Praught Leer, has revealed via social media that she injured her left knee in training on Sunday, which later turned out to be a torn meniscus. The athlete will, however, still attempt to compete at...

Francis unsure of when she sustained competition-ending knee injury - remains proud to wear Jamaican flag

Francis unsure of when she sustained competition-ending knee injury - remains proud to wear Jamaican flag

Tokyo 2020

Jamaica gymnast Danusia Francis is unsure of when she sustained a competition-ending knee injury, and will only be able to symbolically compete in Saturday’s competition, but insists she remains proud to represent the country regardless. The 27-year-old was diagnosed with a torn ACL on Friday and will now only take part in the Athletics Gymnastics Uneven Bars event at the Olympic...

Blake to feature as panelist for Indian television while competing in Tokyo

Blake to feature as panelist for Indian television while competing in Tokyo

Tokyo 2020

Jamaica sprinter Yohan Blake will have his hands full at the Tokyo Olympics not just taking part in two events on the track but also serving as a panelist for India Broadcasters Sony Sport. The 31-year-old, who will be competing in his third Olympics, will participate in the 100m and 200m sprints.  Blake was once thought to be the heir apparent...

BREAKING NEWS: Jamaica gymnast Francis suffers torn ACL - limited to competition on Uneven Bars

BREAKING NEWS: Jamaica gymnast Francis suffers torn ACL - limited to competition on Uneven Bars

Tokyo 2020

 Jamaica gymnast, Danusia Francis, will be unable to compete in the majority of her scheduled events for the Tokyo Olympics after suffering a torn ACL. Francis, the country’s lone competitor in Artistic Gymnastics, was scheduled to take part in the four-event Women’s All-Round competition on Sunday. After suffering a knee injury, however, the 27-year has had to alter those plans.  The results...

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Jamaica 1500m runner Praught-Leer will compete at Olympics with torn meniscus

Jamaica 1500m runner Praught-Leer will compete at Olympics with torn meniscus

Tokyo 2020

 In just two days, team Jamaica has received news of two unexpected injury blows to start the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. 2018 Commonwealth Games steeplechase champion, Aisha Praught Leer, has revealed via social media that she injured her left knee in training on Sunday, which later turned out to be a torn meniscus. The athlete will, however, still attempt to compete at...

Francis unsure of when she sustained competition-ending knee injury - remains proud to wear Jamaican flag

Francis unsure of when she sustained competition-ending knee injury - remains proud to wear Jamaican flag

Tokyo 2020

Jamaica gymnast Danusia Francis is unsure of when she sustained a competition-ending knee injury, and will only be able to symbolically compete in Saturday’s competition, but insists she remains proud to represent the country regardless. The 27-year-old was diagnosed with a torn ACL on Friday and will now only take part in the Athletics Gymnastics Uneven Bars event at the Olympic...

Blake to feature as panelist for Indian television while competing in Tokyo

Blake to feature as panelist for Indian television while competing in Tokyo

Tokyo 2020

Jamaica sprinter Yohan Blake will have his hands full at the Tokyo Olympics not just taking part in two events on the track but also serving as a panelist for India Broadcasters Sony Sport. The 31-year-old, who will be competing in his third Olympics, will participate in the 100m and 200m sprints.  Blake was once thought to be the heir apparent...

BREAKING NEWS: Jamaica gymnast Francis suffers torn ACL - limited to competition on Uneven Bars

BREAKING NEWS: Jamaica gymnast Francis suffers torn ACL - limited to competition on Uneven Bars

Tokyo 2020

 Jamaica gymnast, Danusia Francis, will be unable to compete in the majority of her scheduled events for the Tokyo Olympics after suffering a torn ACL. Francis, the country’s lone competitor in Artistic Gymnastics, was scheduled to take part in the four-event Women’s All-Round competition on Sunday. After suffering a knee injury, however, the 27-year has had to alter those plans.  The results...

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