Table 2: Variation in anthropometric parameters of female players (n = 43).

PF Group (n = 22) 
LP Group (n = 21) 


Before 
After 
Before 
After 
BM (kg) 
59.88 ± 8.09 
59.33 ± 8.03^{**} 
57.01 ± 5.76 
56.61 ± 5.59^{***} 
BMI (kg/m^{2}) 
21.61 ± 3.00 
21.40 ± 2.94^{***} 
21.03 ± 2.77 
20.83 ± 2.46^{**} 
Numbers in boxes represent means ^{± }standard deviations (Mean ± SD); FP: Follicular Phase; LP: Luteal Phase; ^{*}: difference between FP group and LP group, significant at p < 0.05^{**}: difference between FP group and LP group, significant at p < 0.01; ^{***}: difference between FP group and LP group, significant at p < 0.001