Table 5

Broad mechanism of injury as a percentage of all medical-attention injuries in community cricket

First author, year (reference)No of injuriesStruck by ballStruck by bat or equipmentNon-specific overexertionNon-specific fallsPlayer collisionOther/NR
Perera, 201922
  HA12144.6*12.427.315.7
  ED54763.8*19.017.2
Walker, 20101949828.96.620.521.76.815.5
Upadhyay, 2000186051.723.320.05.0
Forward, 1988216598.41.6
  • *Struck by ball or bat combined.

  • ED, emergency department presentations; HA, hospital admissions; NR, not reported.