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Janica Kostelic expects to be on snow in a month after tendon rupture

Janica Kostelic expects to be on snow in a month after tendon ruptureThree-time Olympic ski champion Janica Kostelic expects to be back in training within a month after partially rupturing a tendon in her left leg.

Kostelic’s spokesman, Ozren Mueller, said Thursday she will undergo therapy in a Croatian clinic and plans to continue condition training.

“Janica will adjust her training to the current situation,” Mueller told The Associated Press. “It’s nothing serious.”

Kostelic was rushed to a clinic in her hometown of Zagreb on Wednesday after feeling pain in her left hamstring during giant slalom training at the Swiss resort of Zermatt.

-The Associated Press

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