Olympic champ Robert Harting out of worlds

Olympic discuss champion Robert Harting revealed on Tuesday that he will miss the World Championships starting in Beijing on August 20.

Olympic champ Robert Harting out of worlds

Beijing: Olympic discuss champion Robert Harting revealed on Tuesday that he will miss the World Championships starting in Beijing on August 20.

The reigning three-time word champion is coming back from a serious knee injury but said he doesn`t want to risk his chances of defending his Games crown in Rio next year by rushing his return.

The 30-year-old, who is also the two-time reigning European champion, tore his cruciate knee ligament last September.

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