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hamstring

1. Anatomy any of the tendons at the back of the knee
2. the large tendon at the back of the hock in the hind leg of a horse, etc.
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Any decrease in the flexibility of hamstrings or tightness can cause hamstring injuries which are the most common type of injury among athletes and have a slow recovery rate, make health expenditures high and also decrease the performance level of the athlete.
Reading v West Brom Reading could have striker Matej Vydra fit after a hamstring injury - he was expected to be back in full training at the end of this week.
Klopp arrived as Liverpool boss to find Christian Benteke sitting out his fifth match with a hamstring injury.
Philippe Coutinho missed four matches in November and December with a hamstring problem, Kolo Toure limped off in the Capital One Cup victory over Bournemouth and missed three more matches.
He had his hamstring scanned after last week and there was no problem so I'm just surprised he felt something in there.
Your hamstring problems are getting worse with symptoms extending beyond the original injury.
Various treatment techniques are available to treat hamstring tightness such as muscle energy technique, position release technique, myofacial release techniques and different stretching techniques.
Clarke picked up the hamstring problem on the final day of the first Test against India.
The current study is interesting because it compares the outcomes of a progressive running and eccentric strength (PRES) training and a modified PATS programme on acute hamstring injury via a randomised clinical trial.
Understanding the biomechanical factors of hamstring injury are crucial for the development of preventative strategies.
Dimitar Berbatov returns to the Fulham side and Steve Sidwell has recovered from a hamstring problem.
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