Sports Injuries

The Inevitable Curse of Injury in Rugby Union and This World Cup

David Ready | Posted 04.10.2015 | UK Sport
David Ready

Is it down to bad luck that Wales have experienced so many injuries in their backs? or is it the pre-season conditioning that has cost Wales, the intensive training which has led to over exertion in matches, resulting in injury?

Rugby: Law Changes Perhaps?

Eoghan Hickey | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Sport
Eoghan Hickey

As the custodians of the game, the IRB still regularly tweak laws here and there to find the optimum formula for the sport. To that end, I propose a few minor alterations for debate.

Ice Hockey Player Horrifically Injured (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Sport

Canadian ice hockey player Sebastien Courcelles was horrifically injured when an opponent's blade sliced his cheek open. Courcelles's face landed o...

Boxing: Minimise the Risk or Ban the Sport?

Tom Rokins | Posted 24.11.2013 | UK Sport
Tom Rokins

Despite its recognised popularity, we have to ask the question: do the medical risks associated with boxing warrant a ban, or merely further restrictions on the sport?

Ouch! The Olympic Stars Ending Games In Injury

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.08.2012 | UK

It's the worst way to end four years of hard work, when your moment in the Olympic spotlight ends with an injury. London 2012 athletes have had the...

How to Prevent Injury and Pain

Caroline Sandry | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Sandry

We all know that exercise is good for us right? So why are physios and sports therapists earning more money than ever with clinics full of sportsmen and women?