Sports Injury List

Alberto Contador soldiers on in the Giro

As niggling injuries plague some of the bigger Super Rugby teams, Dr van Heerden lamented the impact that a lengthy season in the Southern Hemisphere can have - especially in a World Cup year! By comparison the European rugby leagues are pretty much tied up.

In English football, Hull, Newcastle and Sunderland are fighting it out in the relegation zone - all three with injury worries. Meanwhile in Spain, Real and Atletico went to war - the one without a captain, the other without a key striker.

And in cycling - Alberto Contador continues to fight the pain from injuries sustained in the Giro d' Italia...

Alberto Contador in the Giro d'Italia 2011 Photo: www.cyclingweekly.co.uk

Listen to Cindy Poluta speaking to Dr Zac van Heerden 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.

All injuries are a scare in a World Cup year!

All injuries are a scare in a World Cup year!

All the sporting injuries that MATTER in the world of sport - and how they can add pressure to football teams facing relegation.

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

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