Injury keeps Rubin out of Olympics; she readies for the U.S. open

August 1996
Jet;08/12/96, Vol. 90 Issue 13, p50
Reports that tennis player Chanda Rubins was forced to withdraw from the 1996 Olympic Games due to stress fracture on right wrist. Preparation for the United States Open in August 1996.


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