Food poisoning hits Australian Olympians
The Australian Olympic team says three badminton players got
food poisoning at the team’s training camp in England.
Ross Smith, Renuga Veeran and Glenn Warfe missed warm-up matches
against the British team after being forced to spend Wednesday in
bed in the central city of Derby.
Australian team manager Lasse Bundgaard says ”the doctor came
and put them on medication and confirmed the athletes had suffered
from food poisoning.”
Bundgaard says he expects the athletes will recover in time to
resume training on Thursday.
Two other team members, Leanne Choo and Victoria Na, were not