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Injured Butchart out of Commonwealths

Injured Butchart out of Commonwealths
From BBC - February 9, 2018

Scottish distance runner Andrew Butchart is set to miss the Commonwealth Games in April after suffering a broken bone in his foot.

Butchart, from Dunblane, said he "felt a sharp pain in my right foot" in a 3,000m race in New York last weekend.

"I knew what it was straightaway," Butchart said in an Instagram post. "After an MRI in Boston it was confirmed - a fractured navicular."

Butchart added he was "heartbroken" and "wo not be racing for a while."

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