?Doha, Qatar: Qatari high jumper Mutaz Essa Barshim will return to action in Polish International Athletics Friendly Championship starting on Sunday after he fully recovered from last's season injury.
Qatar Athletics Federation Secretary General Mohammed Issa Al Fadala said in a press release that Barshim has fully recovered from an ankle injury he sustained last July.
"Mutaz will take part in Polish international athletics Championship, and will participate in some training programs ahead of his participation in IAAF Word Athletics Championships Doha 2019 in September," said Al Fadala.
Barshim won bronze at the London 2012 Olympic Games, and went one better at the Rio Olympics to take silver. He also brought home the gold after an imperious display at the 2017 World Championships in Athletics in London.