Victoria Williamson undergoes further surgery after crash as Rio return ruled out

The track sprinter's father says there is no chance of a return for the Rio Olympics as she begins her road to recovery after a crash at the Rotterdam Six Day

British track sprinter Victoria Williamson’s is showing signs of progress in her recovery according to her father, after the crash at the Rotterdam Six-Day last Saturday that left her with a broken pelvis and vertebrae.

Williamson had surgery on Sunday following the accident, and is scheduled to have another operation today (Tuesday) to stabilise her pelvis with screws. If all goes well, her father hopes the 22-year-old will be repatriated home on Friday to hospital in Manchester.

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