Back Injury

  • Miranda Kerr undergoing treatment for back injury January 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: Supermodel Miranda Kerr says she is still undergoing treatment for a back injury she got after a car accident in May 2013. The 30-year-old suffered whiplash and other injuries after an alleged drunk driver slammed into her car here and she had to wear a neck brace. Although she...
  • Murray pulls out of ATP World Finals October 9, 2013

    London: Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has withdrawn from next month's World Tour Finals in London as he continues his recovery from back surgery. "I'm really disappointed not to be playing this year. I love playing in front of my home crowd, it's a great atmosphere," the British world number three said...
  • Venus Williams hopeful for return before US Open July 9, 2013

    Washington: Don't count out Venus Williams for a US Open appearance. That is, if her recovery from a lower back injury that forced the former world No. 1 to skip Wimbledon allows her to play in a tune-up event before the next grand slam. The 33-year-old missed Wimbledon after 16 consecutive...
  • Michael Clarke out of IPL 6 with a back injury March 26, 2013

    Melbourne: Cricket Australia says injured captain Michael Clarke is expected to be sidelined for up to 10 weeks, making him unavailable for the Indian Premier League and doubtful for the Champions Trophy in England. Clarke, who plays for Pune Warriors India, withdrew from the fourth Test against India last week, with...
  • Injured Manoj Tiwary out of England T20s December 10, 2012

    New Delhi: A serious back injury will keep Manoj Tiwary out of competitive cricket for at least a month and half and the talented Bengal captain will not be a part of the Indian squad for the upcoming twin T20 Internationals against England. Tiwary has suffered a muscle tear and is...
  • WI pacer Gabriel out of the rest of Eng tour May 22, 2012

    London: West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel will return home from the tour of England because of a back injury. During his Test debut at Lord's, Gabriel took four wickets but left the match on Monday after lunch. A scan after the five-wicket loss to England revealed a stress reaction...
  • Serena pulls out in Rome with back injury May 19, 2012

    Rome: Serena Williams withdrew from the Italian Open with a lower back injury shortly before she was scheduled to meet Roland Garros champion Li Na in the semi-finals on Saturday. Williams said the problem also affected her earlier this week. "It was feeling a little stiff and I don't think this is...
  • Debutant Cowan's fitness under cloud December 27, 2011

    Melbourne: Australia are hopeful that debutant opener Ed Cowan will take the field on the third day of the first Test against India on Wednesday after receiving treatment for a sore back. Cowan, who scored 68 to be Australia's top-scorer in the first innings, was on and off the field on...
  • Keep fit: Remedies for a back ache March 30, 2009

    Experts say 80 per cent of people will experience low back pain at least once in their lives. ...