Wayne Spratford

Accepting PhD Students

20082021

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Research Output

2020

Practical Application of Ecological Dynamics for Talent Development in Cricket

Lascu, A., Spratford, W., PYNE, D. & Etxebarria, N., 2020, In : International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching. 15, 2, p. 227-238 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

The influence of upper-body mechanics, anthropometry and isokinetic strength on performance in wrist-spin cricket bowling

Spratford, W., Elliott, B., Brown, N. & Alderson, J., Jan 2020, In : Journal of Sports Sciences. 38, 3, p. 280-287 8 p., 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

A complex relationship exists between gluteal tendon reconstruction outcomes, pain and comorbidities

Fearon, A., Gilbert, S., Spratford, W., Sizeland, T., Lynch, J., Smith, P. & Perriman, D., 2019, p. 92-92. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference (non-published works)Abstract

A retrospective analysis of hamstring injuries in elite rugby athletes: More severe injuries are likely to occur at the distal myofascial junction

Kenneally-Dabrowski, C., Serpell, B. G., Spratford, W., Lai, A. K. M., Field, B., Brown, N. A. T., Thomson, M. & Perriman, D., 1 Jul 2019, In : Physical Therapy in Sport. 38, p. 192-198 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A workload monitoring system that calculates neck forces in fast jet pilots.

Spratford, W. & Newman, P., 2019, p. 1-28. 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference (non-published works)Poster

Conducting surveillance and monitoring of musculoskeletal injuries among military personnel-A case study of the development of a tool for fast jet aircrew

Wallace, J., Newman, P., Spratford, W., Osmotherly, P. G. & Gabbett, T., 2019, p. 37-38. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference (non-published works)Abstract

Open Access

Do gymnasts experience symmetrical limb loading when performing foundation gymnastics skills?

Campbell, R., Bradshaw, E., Ball, N., Spratford, W. & Hunter, A., 2019, 37th International Society of Biomechanics in Sport Conference, Oxford, OH, United States, July 21-25, 2019. Stutz, M. & Berg, W. (eds.). Routledge, p. 157-160 4 p. (Sports Biomechanics; vol. 37, no. 1).

Research output: A Conference proceeding or a Chapter in BookConference contribution

Open Access

Effect of Pneumatic Boxing Gloves on Impact Kinematics and Their Relationship to Impact Forces

Perkins, P., Jamieson, A., Spratford, W. & HAHN, A., 30 Jul 2019, In : World Journal of Engineering and Technology. 7, 03, p. 472-512 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Examining environmental constraints in sport: Spin characteristics of two cricket pitches with contrasting soil properties

Crowther, R., Gorman, A., Spratford, W., Sayers, M. G. & Kountouris, A., 21 Nov 2019, In : European Journal of Sport Science. 2019, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

From the field of play to the laboratory: Recreating the demands of competition with augmented reality simulated sport

Adams, K., Kiefer, A., Panchuk, D., Hunter, A., MacPherson, R. & Spratford, W., 3 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Sports Sciences. 38, 5, p. 486-493 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Impact of performing heavy-loaded barbell back squats to volitional failure on lower limb and lumbo-pelvis mechanics in skilled lifters

Brice, S., Doma, K., Harland, L. & Spratford, W., 22 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Sports Sciences. 38, 1, p. 100-105 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Injury epidemiology and risk factors in competitive artistic gymnasts: A systematic review

CAMPBELL, R., Bradshaw, E., BALL, N., Pease, D. & SPRATFORD, W., 1 Sep 2019, In : British Journal of Sports Medicine. 53, 17, p. 1056-1069 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Late swing or early stance? A narrative review of hamstring injury mechanisms during high-speed running

Kenneally-Dabrowski, C. J. B., Brown, N. A. T., Lai, A. K. M., Perriman, D., Spratford, W. & Serpell, B. G., Aug 2019, In : Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports. 29, 8, p. 1083-1091 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3 Citations (Scopus)

Late swing running mechanics influence hamstring injury susceptibility in elite rugby athletes: A prospective exploratory analysis

Kenneally-Dabrowski, C., Brown, N. A. T., Warmenhoven, J., Serpell, B. G., Perriman, D., Lai, A. K. M. & Spratford, W., May 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Biomechanics. p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Perceptions of talent development in Women’s Cricket from national-level players and coaches

Lascu, A., Etxebarria, N., Spratford, W. & PYNE, D., 2019, p. 61-61. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference (non-published works)Abstract

Pneumatic Boxing Glove Reduces Upward Drift in Peak Force and Loading Rate over a Long Series of Impacts

Perkins, P., Jamieson, A., Spratford, W. & Hahn, A., Feb 2019, In : World Journal of Engineering and Technology. 7, 1, p. 18-53 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Spinning characteristics of two cricket pitches with contrasting soil properties

Crowther, R., Gorman, A., Spratford, W., Sayers, M. G. & Kountouris, A., 2019, p. 93-93. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference (non-published works)Abstract

2018

Are accelerometers a valid tool for measuring overground sprinting symmetry?

Kenneally-Dabrowski, C. J. B., Serpell, B. G. & Spratford, W., 1 Apr 2018, In : International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching. 13, 2, p. 270-277 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Contribution of uncertainty in estimation of active drag using assisted towing method in front crawl swimming

Hazrati, P., Sinclair, P., SPRATFORD, W., Ferdinands, R. & Mason, B., 2 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Sports Sciences. 36, 1, p. 7-13 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Does performance level affect initial ball flight kinematics in finger and wrist-spin cricket bowlers?

Spratford, W., Whiteside, D., Elliott, B., Portus, M., Brown, N. & Alderson, J., 19 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Sports Sciences. 36, 6, p. 651-659 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Ecological dynamics of spin bowling in test match cricket: A longitudinal analysis of delivery speed between Australia and India

Crowther, R. H., Gorman, A. D., Spratford, W. A., Sayers, M. G. & Kountouris, A., 1 Dec 2018, In : International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching. 13, 6, p. 1048-1056 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Evaluation of Ability of Two Different Pneumatic Boxing Gloves to Reduce Delivered Impact Forces and Improve Safety

Perkins, P., Jamieson, A., Spratford, W. & HAHN, A., May 2018, In : World Journal of Engineering and Technology. 6, 2, p. 457-491 35 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Illegal bowling action laws, do they really matter?

Spratford, W., Alderson, J. & Elliott, B., 26 Nov 2018, 36th Conference of the International Society of Biomechanics in Sports, Auckland, New Zealand, September 10-14, 2018: ISBS 2018 - SPRINZ - AUT. Hume, P. A., Alderson, J. A. & Wilson, B. D. (eds.). NMU Commons, Vol. 36. p. 134-137 4 p. 92. (36th Conference of the International Society of Biomechanics in Sports Conference Proceedings; vol. 36, no. 1).

Research output: A Conference proceeding or a Chapter in BookConference contribution

Open Access

Illegal bowling actions contribute to performance in cricket finger-spin bowlers

Spratford, W., Elliott, B., Portus, M., Brown, N. & Alderson, J., 1 Jun 2018, In : Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports. 28, 6, p. 1691-1699 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Iterative Design of Impact-Damping Gloves for Safer Boxing

Perkins, P., Jamieson, A., Ferguson, G., Spratford, W. & Hahn, A., Sep 2018, In : Open Journal of Safety Science and Technology. 8, 3, p. 49-97 49 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Late swing knee mechanics in elite rugby union players and trained sprinters

KENNEALLY-DABROWSKI, C., Brown, N., Lai, A., Perriman, D., Serpell, B. G. & Spratford, W., 26 Nov 2018, 36th Conference of the International Society of Biomechanics in Sports: Conference Proceedings. Hume, P. A., Alderson, J. A. & Wilson, B. D. (eds.). New Zealand: NMU Commons, Vol. 36. p. 860-863 4 p. 207. (36th Conference of the International Society of Biomechanics in Sports Conference Proceedings; vol. 36, no. 1).

Research output: A Conference proceeding or a Chapter in BookConference contribution

Open Access

Lower ankle dorsiflexion is associated with tendon pathology, disability and pain in elite jumping athletes

Silva, R., Purdam, C., Fearon, A., Spratford, W., Preston, P., Serrão, F. V. & Gaida, J., 2018, p. 36-36. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conference (non-published works)Abstract

Open Access

Performance of Prototype Pneumatic Boxing Gloves under Two Different Conditions of Target Padding

PERKINS, P., Jamieson, A., SPRATFORD, W. & HAHN, A., Aug 2018, In : World Journal of Engineering and Technology. 6, 3, p. 603-624 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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2017

Ankle restrictive firefighting boots alter the lumbar biomechanics during landing tasks

Vu, V., Walker, A., Ball, N. & Spratford, W., 1 Nov 2017, In : Applied Ergonomics. 65, p. 123-129 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

A simple method for quantifying jump loads in volleyball athletes

Charlton, P., Kenneally-Dabrowski, C., Sheppard, J. & SPRATFORD, W., 2017, In : Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 20, 3, p. 241-245 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Cricket spin bowling remains in its biomechanical infancy

Feros, S. A., Spratford, W. & Platt, N., Dec 2017, In : Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport. 20, 12, p. 1040-1040 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of Altering Trunk Position During Landings on Patellar Tendon Force and Pain

Scattone Silva, R., Purdam, C. R., Fearon, A. M., Spratford, W. A., Kenneally-Dabrowski, C., Preston, P., Serrão, F. V. & Gaida, J. E., 2017, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 49, 12, p. 2517-2527 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Postural stability, clicker reaction time and bow draw force predict performance in elite recurve archery

SPRATFORD, W. & Campbell, R., 2017, In : European Journal of Sport Science. 17, 5, p. 539-545 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of ball-swing on the timing and coordination of a natural interceptive task

Sarpeshkar, V., Mann, D. L., Spratford, W. & Abernethy, B., 1 Aug 2017, In : Human Movement Science. 54, p. 82-100 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)
2016

Development of a novel immersive interactive virtual reality cricket simulator for cricket batting

Dhawan, A., Cummins, A., SPRATFORD, W., Dessing, J. & Craig, C., 2016, Proceedings of the 10th International Symposium on Computer Science in Sports (ISCSS). Chung, P., Soltoggio, A., Dawson, C. W., Meng, Q. & Pain, M. (eds.). Cham, Switzerland: Springer, Vol. 392. p. 203-210 8 p. (Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing; vol. 392).

Research output: A Conference proceeding or a Chapter in BookConference contribution

6 Citations (Scopus)

Does stride length play a role in cricket fast bowling performance outcomes? An observational, cross-sectional study

SPRATFORD, W., Kenneally-Dabrowski, C., Byrne, S., Hicks, A. & Portus, M., 2016, In : International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching. 11, 5, p. 655-661 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Protective firefighting boots and their impact on the lower body and injury: A narrative review

Spratford, W., Vu, V., Ball, N. & Walker, A., 2016, In : Occupational Ergonomics. 13, 3-4, p. 147-155 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2015
2 Citations (Scopus)

Peak outward acceleration and ball release in cricket

SPRATFORD, W., Portus, M., Wixted, A., Leadbetter, R. & James, D., 2015, In : Journal of Sports Sciences. 33, 7, p. 754-760 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Accuracy and reliability of GPS devices for measurement of sports-specific movement patterns related to cricket, tennis, and field-based team sports

Vickery, W., Dascombe, B., Baker, J., Higham, D., Spratford, W. & Duffield, R., Jun 2014, In : Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 28, 6, p. 1697-1705 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Citations (Scopus)

Increased delivery stride length places greater loads on the ankle joint in elite male cricket fast bowlers

SPRATFORD, W. & Hicks, A., 2014, In : Journal of Sports Sciences. 32, 12, p. 1101-1109 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Take your shoes off to reduce patellofemoral joint stress during running

Bonacci, J., Vicenzino, B., SPRATFORD, W. & Collins, P., 2014, In : British Journal of Sports Medicine. 48, 6, p. 425-428 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Running in a minimalist and lightweight shoe is not the same as running barefoot: A biomechanical study

Bonacci, J., Saunders, P., Hicks, A., Rantalainen, T., Vicenzino, B. & SPRATFORD, W., 2013, In : British Journal of Sports Medicine. 47, 6, p. 387-392 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
148 Citations (Scopus)

The Head Tracks and Gaze Predicts: How the World’s Best Batters Hit a Ball

Mann, D., SPRATFORD, W. & Abernethy, B., 2013, In : PLoS One. 8, 3, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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64 Citations (Scopus)
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2012

Are current coaching recommendations for cricket batting technique supported by biomechanical research?

Penn, M. J. & Spratford, W., Sep 2012, In : Sports Biomechanics. 11, 3, p. 311-323 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

12 Citations (Scopus)

Lower extremity kinematics and kinetics when landing from unloaded and loaded jumps

Janssen, I., Sheppard, J. M., Dingley, A., Chapman, D. W. & Spratford, W., 2012, In : Journal of Applied Biomechanics. 28, 6, p. 687-693 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)