Carolina Marín, Olympic champion, triple world champion and four-time European badminton champion, said on Monday that she has "in mind to play the World Cup", which takes place from August 19 to 25 in Basel (Switzerland), although she does not know yet if she will arrive . "I do not know when I'm going to compete, I do not know if we're going to reach the World Cup, we have it in mind, but we're going to see these months and these weeks how the knee responds, if it responds well, we'll go to the World Cup, and if not already in September I have more tournaments, "he said in Madrid on Monday.
The player said that his decision will depend on how the knee develops and in addition to the difficulty of the tournament table, which is published on August 5, 14 days before the start. "There are those two options, I am revalidating the points I made in the previous World Cup, we are thinking that such is the picture when it comes out on August 5, if I am ready to play one or two rounds we will go, if we do not wait until September. important is going to be how my knee responds and the sensations that I will have, in the end everything will depend on this, "he said. Marin at the headquartersLaLigaSports .
The look in Basel
In case of reappearing in Basel (Switzerland), Marin would do it almost seven months after injuring the cruciate ligament of his right knee during the final of the Indonesia Open, a day he recalled during the act. "The moment they tell me that I have a break, I came down very low, all I was thinking about was the Olympics and I was going to miss many tournaments and lose a lot in qualifying. I just wanted to go back and do better than I was before, "the Olympic champion recalled on that January 27.
"The process is different, but motivating and exciting because we are getting new things in. Almost five months later I move more along the track, almost normally, I feel pretty good, I did not imagine that this was so fast. We are wanting to move things forward, but my knee responds very well, there are only good things at the moment, "he said about the recovery process.
"I was very surprised by everyone's support, my team gave me support from the start, and all the sponsors, like LaLiga, even if they are injured, want to continue with me, because I imagine that they will also see that there is a future. I am also grateful for the support of the people, they do not stop sending me messages of support and it is to be appreciated. " Marin.
In addition, his coach Fernando Rivas he praised the work of all the team that accompanies Carolina Marín During their recovery process: "We have had to reinvent ourselves, what happens is that thanks to the great team that we have, the coordination has been great and all this has made that change quite bearable, I was watching the game live and when
"It has been a motivation, an illusion, an opportunity to reinvent many aspects to which we could not dedicate time and there has been an incredible improvement, everything is going very well, how could it be otherwise because we have one out of series" , he concluded.
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