No Olympics For Lindsey Vonn

(AP Photo)
(AP Photo)

(AP Photo)

One of the USA’s big hopes for the 2014 Winter Olympics, won’t be taking part.

FOX News Radio’s Simon Owen has the details:

Audio clip:

American ski champion Lindsey Vonn confirming she won’t compete at next month’s Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. She’s failed to recover from a knee injury. Vonn won two medals at the 2010 Vancouver games, including a gold in downhill skiing. But she tore two knee ligaments in a high-speed crash last February. Then, after missing 10 months with that injury, she returned to training only to suffer another ligament tear and then went down with a sprain last month. Vonn saying she’s devastated. She’ll now have surgery and aims to be fit for the 2015 World Championships in Vail, Colorado.

Simon Owen, FOX News Radio.

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