Effect of Ramadan fasting on some biochemical and haematological parameters in Tunisian youth soccer players undertaking their usual training and competition schedule.

@article{Maughan2008EffectOR,
  title={Effect of Ramadan fasting on some biochemical and haematological parameters in Tunisian youth soccer players undertaking their usual training and competition schedule.},
  author={Ronald J Maughan and John B Leiper and Zakia Bartagi and Rym Zrifi and Yacine A Zerguini and Jiř{\'i} Dvoř{\'a}k},
  journal={Journal of sports sciences},
  year={2008},
  volume={26 Suppl 3},
  pages={S39-46}
}
Competitive Muslim athletes often have to train and compete during the holy month of Ramadan when they abstain from food and drink from sunrise to sunset. In this study, we investigated the effect of Ramadan fasting on some biochemical and haematological parameters in 78 Tunisian junior male soccer players aged 16-19 years who continued their usual schedule of daily training and weekly competition. The study population was divided into four groups based on the time of day of sampling (am or pm… CONTINUE READING

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