The researchers of this study aims to know about the role of Adjustment in Body-Contact Sport Athletes. For this purpose, the investigators had selected One Hundred only (N=100) male Inter-college level body-contact sport athletes of 20 to 25 years of age to act as subjects. The purposive sampling technique was used to select the subjects. All the subjects, after having been informed about the objective and protocol of the study, gave their consent and volunteered to participate in this study. To measure the level of Adjustment of the subjects, the Adjustment Inventory constructed by A.K.P. Sinha & R.P. Singh (1980). One Way Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) was employed to compare the body-contact sport athletes. Where ‘F’ values were found significant, LSD (Least Significant Difference) Post-hoc test was applied to find out the direction and degree of difference. For testing the hypotheses, the level of significance was set at 0.05. It is concluded from the above findings that significant differences among body-contact sport athletes on the sub-variable of adjustment i.e., social adjustment and emtional adjustment. However, insignificant differences have been observed on the sub-variables; home adjustment, health adjustment, educational adjustment and overall adjustment.
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