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Title: How routine sparring can cause short-term impairment to boxers’ brains
Author(s): Di Virgilio, Thomas
Hunter, Angus
Ietswaart, Magdalena
Keywords: Brain injury
Brain damage
Boxing
Issue Date: 4-Oct-2019
Publisher: The Conversation Trust
Citation: Di Virgilio T, Hunter A & Ietswaart M (2019) How routine sparring can cause short-term impairment to boxers’ brains. The Conversation. 04.10.2019. https://theconversation.com/how-routine-sparring-can-cause-short-term-impairment-to-boxers-brains-123820
Abstract: First paragraph: Thrilling the masses for millennia, boxing has evolved down the centuries – rules have changed, equipment improved, training enhanced. However, one key aspect has essentially stayed the same: incapacitating the opponent before they incapacitate you
Type: Newspaper/Magazine Article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/30434
Rights: The Conversation uses a Creative Commons Attribution NoDerivatives licence. You can republish their articles for free, online or in print. Licence information is available at: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0/
Affiliation: Sport
Sport
Psychology
Licence URL(s): http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0/

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