About Us is the premier source of professional sports injuries in Australia covering the AFL (Australian Rules Football), NRL (Rugby League) and Super Rugby (Rugby Union). It is updated regularly throughout the sporting calendar year.

We have designed a unique 'traffic light system' that allows you to immediately gauge the severity of an injury. You can also click on each injury to learn more about them and find out about other players that have had similar injuries in the past.

This website does not break 'scoops' of injury stories but summarises injury information that has been covered in the sporting press. Information about the injuries of particular athletes is taken from other publicly available sources, such as newspapers, magazines, TV shows and websites. Direct quotes are attributed to their source. Images are attributed to their source unless taken directly by the Injury Update Team.
Users who may be interested in the contents of include sports fans, sports medicine professionals (sports physicians, physiotherapists, podiatrists, surgeons), journalists and those involved in football tipping competitions. was created in January 2003 by Assoc. Prof. John Orchard, sports physician and Danny Redrup, sports physiotherapist.

In October 2011, care of was handed to WebInjection - Specialists in Medical Website Design. The new owners would like to publicly acknowledge the efforts of Dr John Orchard and Danny Redrup in creating this great resource for all sports enthusiasts around the world.

Kind regards,

The Injury Update Team