contact sport

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a sport that necessarily involves body contact between opposing players

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TBIs sustained in contact sports accounted for approximately 45% of all SRR-TBI ED visits.
Kabaddi is a traditional contact sport popular in the Indian subcontinent.
"This is something that I have always had and I should never have been playing contact sports.
The RPA added: "The Premiership season is already longer than comparable contact sports, including Super League, NFL and AFL.
Roller derby is a contact sport played by two teams of five members roller skating in the same direction around a track.
Contact sport athletes may be more aggressive off the field than no contact sports athletes.
We cannot allow the child or teenager to decide when he is fully recovered and able to resume full activity, including the contact sport.
Now in just about any contact sport, you don't tend to find commentators having to stress the manly aspects of the contest.
Which seaport and naval base gives Russia largely stopped which contact sport? access to the Sea of Japan?
Though two of the new works for Keigwin + Company, 12 Chairs and Contact Sport, promise his usual mix of intricacy and highly stylized provocation, the real treat will be Panic, an anxiety-fueled solo for Keigwin.
The contact sport athletes experienced an average of 469 head impacts during the season.
It was hypothesized that contact sport athletes would demonstrate greater pain tolerance, and be able to tolerate painful stimulation for a longer period of time.
One player in a contact sport can recover from another only if the injuries were "predicated on recklessness, and not mere negligence." While this rule is not new, the Illinois Supreme Court recently extended it to nonparticipants and refined its application to full-contact sports.
Defender Toni Lima said: "Football is a contact sport and English play a physical game and with great intensity.
"I generally think he can return to contact sport within four or fivemonths," said Neumann.