World Rugby bans trans women from elite women’s game due to injury risks

Trans women will not be permitted to play elite women’s rugby for the foreseeable future because of ‘significant’ safety concerns, World Rugby has stated after releasing new guidelines for transgender players.

In a statement explaining its decision, World Rugby said that after months of research and examining the latest scientific research it had “concluded that safety and fairness cannot presently be assured for women competing against trans women in contact rugby”.

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The Guardian first revealed in July that World Rugby was considering becoming the first international sports federation to adopt such a policy after finding “at least a 20-30% greater risk” of injury risk factors when a female player is tackled by someone who has gone through male puberty.

In a document explaining its decision published on Friday, World Rugby said that “It is known that biological males (whose

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Nelly Korda out of KPMG Women’s PGA Championship with back injury

American Nelly Korda, currently ranked No. 2 in the world, withdrew from the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship on Friday due to a back injury.

The 22-year-old shot 1-over in her opening round on Thursday and was four strokes behind leaders Kelly Tan and Brittany Lincicome. She made the announcement on her Instagram account Friday morning.

“Unfortunately I am forced to withdraw from the KPMG Championship after my first round due to a discomfort in my back,” Korda wrote. “Was hoping it would be better this morning but unfortunately it is not and I will now go see a specialist. I hope to return to competition soon and wish all the competitors good luck this week.”

Korda, the winner of three titles on the LPGA Tour, was seeking her first major victory. She lost in a playoff at the ANA Inspiration in September, resulting in a second-place finish. Due to the

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Bijan Robinson injury: Texas RB suffers strain against Texas Tech

Robinson’s legs got taken out from under him mid-air and he went face-first into the turf, landing in an awkward, scary, scorpion-style motion.

AUSTIN, Texas — Editor’s note: The video published above is a KVUE report about Joshua Moore’s performance against Texas Tech.

It was a moment that made Longhorns fans – or anyone watching, for that matter – cringe when they saw it happen: Texas Longhorns freshman running back Bijan Robinson hurdled a Texas Tech University defender and came down quite awkwardly. 

Robinson’s legs got taken out from under him mid-air and he went face-first into the turf, landing full-on scorpion-style. 

WATCH: Texas Longhorns RB Bijan Robinson goes airborne

Robinson was also hit in the back by another Texas Tech defender on this way down. Robinson was pulled from the game after that hit and never returned to the field. 

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Psychological Responses To A Sports Injury (Kubler And Ross)

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