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Title: The relationship between core stability and bowling speed in asymptomatic male indoor action cricket bowlers
Authors: Hilligan, Bruce Kevin
Keywords: Cricket--Bowling;Lumbar vertebrae;Muscle strength--Testing;Chiropractic
Issue Date: 2008
Abstract: To determine whether a relationship exists between core stability and bowling speed in Action Cricket bowlers.

Thirty asymptomatic indoor Action Cricket fast and fast-medium bowlers were divided into two groups of 15 each, with Group A having well-developed core stability and group B having poorly-developed core stability. The concept of matched pairs was used for age and cricket experience in order to maintain homogeneity between the groups. The core stability and bowling speed of each participant was measured using a pressure biofeedback unit (PBU) and speed sports radar respectively. SPSS version 15.0 was used to analyse the data.
Description: Thesis (M.Tech.: Chiropractic)- Dept. of Chiropractic, Durban University of Technology, 2008. x, 52 leaves, Appendices A-E, [25] leaves.
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