The referee will stand and raise one hand straight upwards to attract the attention of the medical officer on the day.
Should an injury require the contestant to leave the contest area, they must do so only with the Medical attendant.
The amount of time that the contestant is allowed to be absent from the contest area shall be for the duration of the contest. On their return, the time away will be treated as injury time which should be noted.
If the contestant fails to return to the contest, or should the medical attendant advise the referee that the injured contestant is not able to continue, the referee shall make judgment and a decision will be called.
In the event that a contestant cannot continue to contest due to injury, accident or illness, the referee shall make a judgment based on the following criteria:
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