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Holmes says she cut herself with scissors

Updated: May 29, 2005, 7:13 PM ET
Associated Press

LONDON -- British double-gold medalist Kelly Holmes said she cut herself with scissors and considered committing suicide two years ago because of depression.

Holmes, who won the 800- and 1,500-meter gold at the Athens Olympics, said she cut her left forearm and stomach during a two-month period in 2003. At the time, she was dealing with a series of leg injuries in a French training camp.

"I made one cut for every day that I had been injured," Holmes told the News of the World ...

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