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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That means an encouragingly speedy recovery for the 16-time Grand Slam champion after he suffered a muscle tear in his right hip that forced him to retire in the fifth set of his quarter-final match at last month's Australian Open.
Initial fears were Walker may have suffered a muscle tear which could have left him on the sidelines until the turn of the year.
It came despite Gunnarsson (left) reporting for international duty with what Warnock said was a slight muscle tear in his leg.
John Fleck is rated 50/50 to make a return after sitting out the Oldham game with a slight muscle tear while Ben Turner has returned to Cardiff City where he requires surgery to the ankle he twisted at the weekend.
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 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.
With a muscle tear or rupture, the patient is likely to have difficulty continuing with the sport or action.
CompresSport is dedicated to helping athletes boost their performance, delay fatigue, avoid muscle tear and injury and provide quick and optimum recovery.
It read: "England bowler Stuart Broad will miss the final ODI against India and the NatWest Twenty20 series against West Indies, as well as the ODI leg of the India tour, with a muscle tear within his right shoulder.