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Psychological Factors Affecting Sports Performance

@article{Bali2015PsychologicalFA,
  title={Psychological Factors Affecting Sports Performance},
  author={Ashwani Bali},
  journal={International journal of physical education, sports and health},
  year={2015},
  volume={1},
  pages={92-95}
}
  • Ashwani Bali
  • Published 1 July 2015
  • Psychology
  • International journal of physical education, sports and health
Although Psychology preparation is a component that has been often neglected by athletes and coaches alike, studies have shown that mental readiness was felt to be the most significant statistical link with Olympics ranking. Athletes have frequently been quoted to state how the mental aspect is the most important part of one’s performance. As Arnold Palmer, a professional golfer suggested that the game is 90% psychological. “The total time spent by the golfer actually swinging and striking the… 

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