How Much Force to Rupture a Spleen: Sport Science

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Have you ever wondered how powerful a punch can be? We are watching punches every day, whether it’s on the streets, boxing or MMA matches, but what kinds of damage can it do to the human body?

Take a look at this professional MMA fighter, as he has one shot to try and rupture a spleen of a test dummy. He will try to cause the same amount of damage needed to break a spleen and cause internal damage, and he manages to hit the target with a force of 1300 lbs. Check the video out as it compares to a Football sports injury that happened in 2006 to Chris Simms as he received several hits which caused internal bleeding and eventually spleen removal. What are your thoughts about this video? Leave a comment in the comment box below.

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