Agence France-PresseDecember 17, 2013 15:46
France's Tessa Worley, the reigning world giant slalom champion, has been ruled out of the Winter Olympics next February after a fall during the World Cup slalom race at Courchevel on Tuesday.
The 24-year-old suffered a ruptured anterior cruciate ligament in her right knee, French Ski Federation (FFS) national technical director Fabien Saguez said.
"She won't comment this evening, but tomorrow (Wednesday), after meeting in Lyon with the surgeon who will carry out the operation. There is also a small outer meniscus wound.