Is bowling workload a risk factor for injury to Australian junior cricket fast bowlers?

@article{Dennis2005IsBW,
  title={Is bowling workload a risk factor for injury to Australian junior cricket fast bowlers?},
  author={R. W. James Dennis and Caroline F. Finch and Patrick J Farhart},
  journal={British journal of sports medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={39 11},
  pages={843-6; discussion 843-6}
}
OBJECTIVES To examine whether bowling workload is a risk factor for overuse injury to Australian junior cricket fast bowlers and to evaluate the appropriateness of current bowling workload guidelines. METHODS Forty four male fast bowlers (mean (standard deviation) age 14.7 (1.4) years) were monitored prospectively over the 2002-2003 season. Bowlers completed a daily diary to record bowling workloads and self reported injuries, which were validated by a physiotherapist. Bowling workload prior… CONTINUE READING