Shin Yu-bin (19, Korean Air) continues her journey to participate in the 2024 Paris Olympics after overcoming a back injury.
Shin Yu-bin will compete in international competitions again, starting with the WTT Champions Frankfurt on the 29th (Korean time). Previously, concerns were raised when he withdrew from the WTT Star Contender Lanzhou tournament on the 7th due to an injury, but it turned out to be a minor injury안전놀이터.
Management GNS, Shin Yu-bin’s agency, said in a phone call with Sports Donga on the 11th, “During the Lanzhou Tournament, (Shin) Yu-bin complained of back pain during the women’s singles round of 16 match (1-3 loss) against Miwa Harimoto (Japan).” “I was in good physical condition to continue running, but I decided that it would not be of much help in competing at the Olympics, so I withdrew,” he explained.
Shin Yu-bin suffered from a right wrist injury for a long time in the past. In November 2021, she was discovered to have suffered a stress fracture in her right wrist during the World Table Tennis Championships in Houston, USA, leaving her to undergo treatment and rehabilitation. Even after her recovery, her inflammation often worsened, but fortunately she made an upward curve by winning a silver medal in women’s doubles at the World Table Tennis Championships in Durban, South Africa in May this year and a gold medal in women’s doubles at the 2022 Hangzhou Asian Games in October. . In the process of overcoming the injury, she even achieved excellent results, establishing herself as a leader in the resurgence of Korean table tennis.
There are bound to be concerns about getting injured again while his skills have improved. In the women’s doubles, she is paired with Jeon Ji-hee (31, Mirae Asset Securities), ranked No. 1 in the world, and in the mixed doubles, she is paired with Lim Jong-hoon (26, Korea Exchange), ranked 4th, so Shin Yu-bin’s health is related to Korean table tennis’ performance in international competitions. It is also directly related to In particular, the Paris Olympics require consistent performance and ranking management as qualification for participation will be determined based on world rankings and performances in major international competitions by continent from March to April next year. This is why Shin Yu-bin must pay as much attention to her health as the immediate task of ‘breaking the Great Wall of China’. Management GNS said, “(Shin Yu-bin’s injury) is not serious enough to require injections, so she is receiving massage and rest. She plans to resume her training with her team Korean Air from next week,” she revealed.