groin pull

groin pull

A colloquial term for a strained thigh adductor muscle.
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Gus Young suffered a groin pull and could miss some time.
Obviously, fingers are firmly crossed that Biggar will come through, but he looked in a lot of discomfort as he left the field early in the second half against Australia and it can take a good few weeks to recover from a groin pull.
Terry Dunfield has shaken off a groin pull to declare himself fit while fellow new recruits Jamie Reckord and Martin Woods still await their debuts.
Pardew said: "Colo has a little groin pull but I don't think that's a big problem.
Parkinson netted a hat-trick on his Welsh Premier League debut for the Seasiders against Afan Lido on August 18, but was taken off in the subsequent 2-2 draw at Llanelli with a groin pull and missed Town's most recent outing, a 4-1 defeat at The New Saints on August 31.
Striker Tyrone Fagan is missing at Marlow through a one-match ban for five bookings but Seb Hamilton returns to the squad after completing his three-game suspension and Melvin Gourlay is expected back following a slight groin pull.
The injury-prone defender was expected to be out for the rest of the season after a groin pull earlier this month.
They even had to overcome the loss of the talismanic David Dunn inside the opening 10 minutes to a groin pull.
Sophomore point guard Jerime Anderson was back in practice last week after a groin pull sidelined him for all of the early preseason camp.
First, Riccy Scimeca felt a slight groin pull and was rested for the match, while Darcy Blake suffered a muscle strain during the warm-up.
Four weeks ago I sustained a groin pull while riding my motorcycle.
What started out as a groin pull for the hooker has ended up as surgery on his pelvis and he will not be back playing until January at the earliest.