INJURY – Hwang Hye Youn Cast Aside

Hwang Hye Youn suffered an injury to one of her intercuneiform ligaments in her foot this week at the 90th Annual National Sports Festival held in Daejeon.   Although she […]

Hwang Hye Youn suffered an to one of her intercuneiform ligaments in her foot this week at the 90th Annual National Sports Festival held in Daejeon.   Although she has been struggling recently with other injuries, including one that kept her home from last year’s Super Series Masters Finals,  National Team Head Kim Joong Soo explained that this was a new that she sustained in her women’s singles quarter-final against Yoon Yeo Sook on Thursday.

Kim said Hwang would definitely miss the last two Super Series events as her foot will be in a cast for a month and will have another month of rehabilitation after that.

Don Hearn

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Don Hearn is an Editor and Correspondent who hails from a badminton-loving town in rural Canada. He joined the Badzine team in 2006 to provide coverage of the Korean badminton scene and is committed to helping Badzine to promote badminton to the place it deserves as a global sport. Contact him at: don @ badzine.net