Sports Injuries


Sports injury multimedia including videos, slideshows and infographics on sports injury rehabilitation, exercises, symptoms and more.

Common rugby injuries

With the Rugby Championships upon us, injury risks are always a real cause for concern. These are the most common rugby injuries and how they are caused.

The worst rugby injuries caught on camera

Rugby knee injuries are extremely common as swift changes in direction while running can easily damage the cartilage or ligaments. This video contains some of the worst recorded rugby injuries, including some to the knee.

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Adrian Rotunno is a medical doctor in the Sports & Exercise Medicine fellowship at the Sports Science Institute of South Africa, and qualified physiotherapist. Team physician for Dimension Data pro-cycling, and Boland Rugby. Special interests include endurance sport, in particular cycling, as well as contact sports.

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