Injury Ward: Round 12 Update
The Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs have provided the latest on the Club's injury front.
Times tamp Tue 16 May 2023, 09:10 AM
Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs has provided the latest on the Club's injury front.
Braidon Burns underwent scans after an injury to the right knee during the Round 9 match against St George Illawarra Scans revealed a grade 3 MCL sprain. Burns is currently immobilised in a brace and will now begin his rehabilitation process.
- Injury: Grade 3 MCL Sprain
- Estimated recovery time-frame: 6-8 weeks
Luke Thompson ruptured his lisfranc ligament during a mid-week pre-season field session. Luke underwent stabilisation surgery and is working with the Club to manage his rehabilitation.
- Injury: Ruptured Lisfranc Ligament
- Estimated recovery time-frame: 4-5 months
Bailey Biondi-Odo suffered an ACL injury in last season's 2022 NSW Cup Elimination Final against the Parramatta Eels in September. Bailey is progressing well and has commenced on-field running. He is projected to make a successful return in July.
- Injury: ACL Reconstruction
- Estimated recovery time-frame: 9 months
Viliame Kikau suffered a pectoral muscle injury during training in the week leading into Round 7. Scans revealed a full rupture and he has since undergone repair surgery and is recovering well. He has now begun the rehabilitation process.
- Injury: Pec Tendon Rupture
- Estimated recovery time-frame: 3-4 months
That's an improvement, only 4 players on the list this week.
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