";s:4:"text";s:3474:" HAMSTRING STRAINS. What's your take on the season so far? Geelong is set to play it safe with captain Joel SelwoodConnor Ballenden and Sam Draper will make their debut on Friday nightLions forward Daniel Bradshaw kicks a career-high against Melbourne in front of a…Watch the full replay of the third quarter.Sportsbet's Nathan Brown and Matthew Richardson preview the game between the Demons…From 2019, fans will no longer be able to subscribe to AFL Live Pass through the AFL website. GET TO THE GAME All your finals ticketing info The prevalence of concussion in the AFL (missed games/AFL club/season) … Skull, maxilla, nose, mandible) 1.27 1.28 Other head/face injury (e.g.
The 2018 Australian Football League season was the 122nd season of the elite Australian rules football competition and the 29th under the name 'Australian Football League', having switched from 'Victorian Football League' after 1989.
The 2016 AFL injury survey, revealed on Tuesday, shows the number of games lost to concussion has risen from 4.2 per club in 2015 to 5.6 in 2016. The … Sports Health. Clinical Relevance: An understanding of injury profiles and mechanisms in Australian football is crucial in identifying methods to reduce injury risk and prepare players for the demands of the game. THE 2018 AFL.com.au fan survey covers footy's big and small issues, from rule changes you'd support to the rival star you'd love to play for your club. The period covered in each of those years is from the JLT Community Series through to the AFL Grand Final. injury survey A reduction in the number of calf injuries in 2014 compared to the previous three years, although with the rate still higher than the years prior to introduction of the substitute rule. We want to hear from you on the state of the game, and on some of footy's thorniest questions.Geelong is set to play it safe with captain Joel SelwoodConnor Ballenden and Sam Draper will make their debut on Friday nightWhat's your take on the season so far? 27th Annual AFL Injury Report: 2018 page | 6 3 Injury Prevalence – Missed Matches Per lub Per Season Body Area Injury 2017 2018 Head Concussion 4.18 5.45 Fracture (e.g. The most commonly reported injury by amateur and elite AFL players is hamstring strains. The AFL Injury Survey incidence of concussion (new injuries/AFL club/season) has increased over the past decade, from 0.3 in 2006 to 1.5 in 2015, 1 particularly since 2011, when a rule was introduced that players could not return in a match after suffering a concussion.