Update regarding Keyara Wardley and Charity Williams
TOKYO (July 30, 2021) – The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) issued the following statement regarding the injuries sustained by Keyara Wardley and Charity Williams during their match against Fiji on Thursday, July 29:
Williams has been cleared to play and will be in the lineup on Friday against France. Wardley sustained a hip injury and unfortunately is unable to continue in the tournament. She is being monitored closely by Team Canada’s medical staff led by Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Mike Wilkinson.
TEAM CANADA MEDIA CONTACTS:
Chris Dornan, Women’s Rugby Attaché
Josh Su, Press Operations Lead
Thomas Hall, Communications Lead & Press Chief