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Detecting over-age players using wrist MRI: science partnering with sport to ensure fair play
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    A win for the FMARC and Football
    Age cheats are a common problem in Youth Tournaments in Sub Saharan Africa with poor record keeping practices in rural areas. The MRI will help greatly in our quest to stamp out age cheats but more research needs to be done to determine the sensitivity of the MRI in determining ages of African Athletes as current evidence shows that there may be some false positives going by the current grading system. Some scientists ar...
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