AI Extra: Fatigue Index Special on Concussions with Chris Nowinski

The Anfield Index Podcast

Jun 18 2018 • 49 mins

This is a special AI Pro podcast released for free to raise awareness on concussions in sport.

Dave Hendrick hosts this special Fatigue Index Podcast and is joined by AnfieldIndex’s Sports Scientist, Simon Brundish. The outspoken duo welcome Chris Nowinski, CEO of the Concussion Legacy Foundation, to discuss concussions and Loris Karius. Chris has a PhD in Behavioural Neuroscience, is the author of Head Games and was a former WWE superstar that fought concussions.

The former wrestler has led the campaign to raise awareness of concussions in sport around the world and in this podcast he speaks to Dave and Simon all about it.

They cover what concussions are and what can happen when a player suffers from one on the pitch. They look at Loris Karius’ situation in the Champions League Final and Chris answers the question on whether or not his mistakes could be down to suffering from a concussion.

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