adductor adductor

Definition(s):

  • (n) a muscle that draws a body part toward the median line

News

  • Sounders FC vs. Vancouver, injury report

    SOUNDERS FC — OUT: M Osvaldo Alonso (L quad strain), GK Josh Ford (R patella fracture), M Steve Zakuani (athletic pubalgia). QUESTIONABLE: D Ashani Fairclough (L adductor strain). WHITECAPS FC — OUT: D Jay DeMerit (L torn Achilles tendon), D Brad Rusin (L calf strain), M/F Omar Salgado (
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

Quotes

  1. Allardyce told The Sun: "Michael has seen a specialist in Manchester who has advised him to get the stomach lining strengthened, while he is having a tear in his adductor muscle repaired. The idea is to prevent him getting a hernia. The last thing...
    on Sep 26, 2007 By: Sam Allardyce Source: Banbury Guardian

  2. "Unfortunately I have re-injured my left adductor," Mauresmo said in a statement. "I felt it yesterday during my training session and did not practice today. This is an injury that I am familiar with and know that it will not get better...
    on Jan 5, 2008 By: Amelie Mauresmo Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "I was training and did a take off and felt something in my adductor," Hooker said in the statement. "The injury took place ten days before qualifying so I guess at this point I am a 50/50 (per cent chance) at best of competing. We are going...
    on Aug 12, 2009 By: Steve Hooker Source: AFP

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