TWICE’s Jihyo Suffers Knee Injury and Announces Her Leave
David Song, March 13, 2017, 9:09 a.m.
TWICE member Jihyo is suffering from her knee injury, and due to the pain she has announced that she will be taking a leave of absence from promoting. JYP Entertainment commented, ‘TWICE's Jihyo had knee pains, so she got a detailed examination at a hospital. The hospital found something wrong with her knee, so we are taking the necessary medical measures and she is recovering. For the quickest and safest recovery, she will not be able to attend a few schedules. We ask fans to understand as the decision was putting her health top and foremost. We will do our best as a label to help her recovery quickly.’
TWICE is a South Korean girl group formed by JYP Entertainment through the 2015 reality show Sixteen. The group is composed of nine members: Nayeon, Jeongyeon, Momo, Sana, Jihyo, Mina, Dahyun, Chaeyoung, and Tzuyu. The group debuted on October 20, 2015, with the mini-album The Story Begins.