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Sport psychology and how it can better athlete performance | Original Article

Susanta Kumar Das*, in Journal of Advances and Scholarly Researches in Allied Education | Multidisciplinary Academic Research


This article details the different roles that sport psychology may play in enhancing athletic performance, which may then result in the growth of the sport in the nation. Resolution of the athlete's emotional conflict, mental preparation, discipline in team building, etc. are a few of the functions mentioned in the article. The country's sports psychologists also face issues like lack of use by sports groups, a meagre budget for sports, and a lack of understanding of the functions of the sports psychologist. The paper concluded that sport psychology should be used as a method of scientific instruction to improve athletic performance.