Australian Rules Football Confronts C.T.E. Entertainment Sports
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For years, leaders of Australia’s national sport have tried to play down connections between their sport and degenerative brain diseases. Now one of the game’s legends was found to have had C.T.E.

Source : www.nytimes.com

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gurmeet
That's not surprising I mean the NFL has had that problem so why not Australian Rules Football too (though I guess probably not a much as the NFL).

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meher
If NFL players can get it, I'd imagine players of a rougher sport without helmets can too.

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christen
Ping pong is safe which is ironic because this sport (AFL) is mockingly referred to as aerial ping pong.

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james
NFL players use their head as a battering r*m. They finally ban helmet to helmet hits.
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