muscle tear

muscle tear

rupture of the tissue of a muscle. In sport, most commonly the result of a sudden movement beyond the normal range; may reflect poor muscle strength, flexibility or preparation.
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The defender hurt his back in the 3-0 defeat to Livingston last month and the problem is now being treated as a muscle tear.
Robbie Diack is unlikely to be available for Friday's Pro12 clash with Cardiff in Belfast after suffering a muscle tear to his thigh, while Dan Tuohy is also a doubt as he follows return to play protocols after suffering concussion against Edinburgh.
Rhodri Jones's Scarlets front-row colleague Kirby Myhill, meanwhile, suffered a suspected pectoral muscle tear during the Ospreys game.
The PS20million winger lasted just 25 minutes in their Euro 2016 qualifier in Yerevan before going off with a suspected muscle tear.
London, July 6 ( ANI ): Argentina's Angel Di Maria is reportedly out of the FIFA World Cup after suffering a muscle tear in his thigh during his side's 1-0 victory over Belgium.
ghting for every ball despite a muscle tear which eventually forced him to leave the .
Echiejile underwent a scan where the injury was diagnosed as a muscle tear, which is expected to keep him out for up to three weeks.
Echiejile suffered a muscle tear during the friendly clash with Greece and sources have confirmed to Goal that the injury will keep him out of action for at least two weeks, Goal reported.
Frustrated Gerrard (pictured right) faces another fortnight of rehabilitation work because of a grade two muscle tear.
But the left-armer has only a grade two muscle tear so should be back in contention for the second championship match of the season, at home to Durham.
There is no muscle tear or muscle strain, which is good.
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