hamstring hamstring  /ˈhæm ˌstrɪŋ/


  1. (n) one of the tendons at the back of the knee
  2. (v) make ineffective or powerless
  3. (v) cripple by cutting the hamstring


  1. His problem is overdeveloped hamstring muscles.
  2. A sore hamstring didn't bother the American sprinter during the 100m.
  3. Clothes can also hamstring careers.


  1. Everth Cabrera: (Hamstring) Out Of Monday's Lineup

    Update: Cabrera (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup Monday against the Giants.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Rotowire.com via Yahoo! Sports

  2. Hamstring Injury Treatment | “Hamstring Treatment” Teaches People How To Treat Hamstring Strains Naturally - Health ...

    Hamstring Treatment created by Loris Bertolacci is a new program that provides people with an effective hamstring injury treatment, and detailed instructions on how to stop hamstring strains quickly. A full Hamstring Treatment review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if the program is worth buying. (PRWeb June 17, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/hamstring ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Angel Pagan: Hamstring Woes

    Update: Pagan (hamstring) still isn't out of the woods in possibly needing surgery to repair his hamstring, CSN Bay Area reports.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Rotowire.com via Yahoo! Sports

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  1. "It doesn't seem too bad," Dodgers manager Joe Torre said before Wednesday's game against the Giants. "It's low, a little bit below the hamstring and not where he hurt it more seriously before."
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Joe Torre Source: The Associated Press

  2. Manager Arsene Wenger told Arsenal TV Online: "Eduardo is out for two weeks. He picked up a hamstring injury two minutes before I took him off. What a nightmare. Nobody knows how it happened but I knew straight away after the game it would be a...
    on Feb 19, 2009 By: Arsene Wenger Source: Independent

  3. "The news is that it doesn't look so good for the moment with Carlo but we need to wait and see. It is his hamstring," Grant said. "This year I am more a doctor than a manager, I need to answer every week about injuries. Hilario was good. It...
    on Apr 9, 2008 By: Avram Grant Source: The Age

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