Thomas Heurtel to miss the Basketball World Cup

Thomas Heurtel Barcelona
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Thomas Heurtel will not play in the 2019 Basketball World Cup, as announced by the Basketball Federation of France on Wednesday (07/08).

The French guard sustained a knee injury and underwent medical tests in Barcelona, which showed a problem with the patellar tendon.

Therefore, he will remain out of action for several weeks and will not be medically cleared for the tournament.