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Table 1 Technical actions per minute (Mean ± SD) and comparison statistics (ES and 95% CI) for successful and unsuccessful phases of play

From: Physical and technical demands of offence, defence, and contested phases of play in Australian Football

Playing Position Action Offence Defence
Successful Unsuccessful Comparison (E.S) Successful Unsuccessful Comparison (E.S)
Backs Handball/min 0.11 ± 0.15 0.18 ± 0.10 − 0.55 (− 1.40 to 0.30)
Kick/min 0.22 ± 0.25 0.38 ± 0.21 − 0.69 (− 1.55 to 0.17)
Mark/min 0.07 ± 0.11 0.11 ± 0.09 − 0.40 (− 1.24 to 0.45) 0.05 ± 0.06 0.00 ± 0.00 1.18 (0.27 to 2.08)
Tackle/min 0.07 ± 0.05 0.04 ± 0.10 0.38 (− 0.46 to 1.22)
Forwards Handball/min 0.25 ± 0.28 0.18 ± 0.10 0.33 (− 0.32 to 0.99)
Kick/min 0.42 ± 0.31 0.23 ± 0.14 0.79 (0.11 to 1.47)
Mark/min 0.29 ± 0.25 0.09 ± 0.07 1.09 (0.39 to 1.79) 0.01 ± 0.02 0.00 ± 0.00 0.71 (0.03 to 1.38)
Tackle/min 0.11 ± 0.07 0.02 ± 0.08 1.20 (0.49 to 1.91)
Midfielders Handball/min 0.28 ± 0.25 0.34 ± 0.20 − 0.27 (− 0.94 to 0.41)
Kick/min 0.51 ± 0.35 0.37 ± 0.17 0.51 (− 0.17 to 1.19)
Mark/min 0.17 ± 0.19 0.10 ± 0.08 0.48 (− 0.20 to 1.16) 0.01 ± 0.03 0.00 ± 0.00 0.47 (− 0.21 to 1.15)
Tackle/min 0.14 ± 0.10 0.01 ± 0.05 1.64 (0.87 to 2.42)