Sports Injury List

All injuries are a scare in a World Cup year!

As it comes down to the wire in the Super Rugby season, Hurricanes player Beauden Barrett has joined All-Black teammates Carter and Cruden on the Sports Injury List with a knee injury.

Source: www.stuff.co.nz

The relegation dogfight in England - and also locally in our PSL - features on the #SportsInjuryList because injured players critically affect squad size and depth of talent at crunch time... as Zac mentions, Newcastle is a great example of this!

And having lost to Floyd Mayweather, the news after Sunday morning's big fight is that Pacquio was fighting with a shoulder injury. Do athletes keep quiet so as not to alert opponents to a weakness or is it just a good excuse if things don't go your way?

Listen to Dr Zac van Heerden's full chat with Marc Lewis here...


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Fingers crossed for Vermeulen

Fingers crossed for Vermeulen

Marc Lewis and Dr Zac van Heerden look into who we're saying 'farewell' to and who we're wishing a speedy recovery.

Spare a thought for the Comrades suffering from aches and pains

Spare a thought for the Comrades suffering from aches and pains

Marc Lewis and Dr Zac van Heerden look at this week's sport injuries and those who are getting back to where they left off.

Alberto Contador soldiers on in the Giro

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Physiologist/physical trainer Dr Zac van Heerden fills us in on the sporting world's significant injuries for the week.

Most teams have jumped the finish line with half squads due to injury.

Most teams have jumped the finish line with half squads due to injury.

Marc Lewis chats with Dr Zac van Heerden about the latest injuries in the world of sport.

Returning from injury is like fish to water for some but Hingins fails to ace it

Returning from injury is like fish to water for some but Hingins fails to ace it

Marc Lewis and Dr Zac van Heerden look at the return kids on the sport front while some struggle to recuperate before season ends.

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Tiger Woods getting back to form and Chelsea & Chiefs to limp over finish line?

Marc Lewis spoke to Dr Zac van Heerden looking at the latest sports injuries across the globe.

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