럭비 세븐 즈 금메달리스트 Emilee Cherry를위한 도쿄 게임 없음

체리, 올해의 전 여자 세븐 즈 선수, 딸을 낳았다 2019 하지만 또 다른 올림픽을 위해 럭비로 돌아 왔습니다. 그녀는 금요일 은퇴를 발표했습니다., ruling herself out of the Australian team when the games begin on July 23.

I have had some incredible experiences throughout my rugby journey, from debuting in 2012, a gold medal win in Rio, and the birth of my daughter Alice,” Cherry said in a Rugby Australia statement.

더 많은 스포츠 범위를 보려면 여기를 클릭하십시오. .

Cherry was a founding member of the full-time rugby sevens program in Australia in 2012 and made her international debut in the World Series in Dubai. A career highlight was Australia’s 24-17 win over New Zealand when rugby sevens made its Olympic debut in 2016.

The 28-year-old Cherry told local media that concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic might also have affected her decision to retire.

My body has told me it’s had enough, and the COVID situation with schedules changing so much, and juggling Alice and childcare and (남편) Dan’s schedule . . . we made the decision to step back and play a support role going into Tokyo,” Cherry told Sydney’s Daily Telegraph newspaper. “I have been emotional about the decision and some of the girls have tried to talk me out of it.

Australian women’s coach John Manenti said Cherry’s leadership would be missed.

Emilee has given so much to the team, program and jersey, and it’s sad to see her go,” Manenti said.

댓글이 닫혀 있습니다..