Muscle strain, pulls, and sprains are common in an athlete, that is why certain taping tapes are applied to prevent injuries and stabilize the affected joints and ligaments. Elastic, rigid, and kinesiology tapes are some of the products widely used. But in order for them to provide the needed result, they should be applied properly. They should be applied by therapists or trained individuals. In sports, players can also apply them on their own as manuals and video instructions are widely available in the market today.