Men's Cricket Headway calls on cricket to take concussions more seriously

BRAIN injury charity Headway believes cricket may need to look again at its concussion protocols after Steve Smith put himself in an “incredibly dangerous” position at Lord’s.

Smith had retired hurt after taking a 92mph bouncer from Jofra Archer in the neck during the second Ashes Test but was allowed to resume his innings less than an hour later having passed concussion testing.

That exposed him to the possibility of further blows to the head and he was diagnosed with a...
source: Morning Star Online

2019-08-19 21:14
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