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Jamaican sprinter Simpson out for Rio 2016

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Jamaican sprinter Sherone Simpson will not compete in the 2016 Rio Olympics, according to the Jamaica Observer.

The newspaper reports the Olympic silver medalist will miss the games due to a nagging injury and recent pregnancy. It quotes her as saying her hamstring injury was not improving as planned, so she decided the time was right to start a family.

Simpson said she’s had the injury since December, which flared up several times during the 2016 season.

Simpson won silver in the 100 metres at the 2008 Olympics, where the Jamaican women swept the event.

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Kevin Morales

Kevin Morales

Cayman 27 News Director Kevin Morales is an award-winning journalist with more than 12 years of experience. Kevin is a Milwaukee, Wis., native. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in journalism in 2005 from the University of Minnesota. He's a proud father and a loyal fan of the Green Bay Packers, Milwaukee Brewers, Milwaukee Bucks and U of M Golden Gophers.

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