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Author: Teena Pangtey and Dr. R.K.Yadav


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1 Research Scholar,  Department of  Physical Education Rani Durgawati Vishwavidyalaya Jabalpur, (M.P)

2 Professor, Department of Physical Education Rani Durgawati Vishwavidyalaya Jabalpur, (M.P)


The purpose of the study was to compare Perceived Stress of Male and Female Judokas.480 judokas (245 women, 235 men) was selected randomly during the Senior National Judo Championship held at Vishakhapatnam (A.P) in 2019 and All India Inter University Judo Tournament held at Punjab University Chandigarh in 2018 and Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar in 2018. The age of the subjects were ranged from 16 to 37 years. The Perceived Stress Scale (PSS) (Cohen et al., 1983) is used as an instrument for measuring the stress of judokas. Mean, Standard Deviation and t-ratio measured to analyze the data and level of significance was set at 0.05. The results indicated male and female judoka did not differ significantly on perceived stress.

Keywords: Perceived stress, Judokas, Male, Female, Championship.


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