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'I hadn't played fullback in a while... I don't think I was being targeted'
# Frustration
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# Frustration

'I hadn't played fullback in a while... I don't think I was being targeted'

Apr 4th 2019, 6:00 AM 15,982 Views 21 Comments

Robbie Henshaw is fit again after overcoming ‘one of the rarest dead legs in the world.’

The team who ended 18 months without a win by beating the best side in Ireland
# A True Underdog Story
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# A True Underdog Story

The team who ended 18 months without a win by beating the best side in Ireland

Mar 29th 2019, 3:00 PM 33,640 Views 0 Comments

Athlone captain Aaron Brilly discusses the club’s remarkable rejuvenation since the start of the new campaign.

Samcro targets Aintree return as doubts linger over Apple's Jade
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Samcro targets Aintree return as doubts linger over Apple's Jade

Mar 29th 2019, 10:55 AM 2,191 Views 0 Comments

Gordon Elliott said the seven-year-old was ‘not certain to travel’ and may be held until the Punchestown Festival.

The fall and rise of a former Ireland and Premier League teenage sensation
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# Comeback

The fall and rise of a former Ireland and Premier League teenage sensation

Mar 23rd 2019, 8:00 AM 72,354 Views 5 Comments

Keith O’Neill recalls the “devastating” end to his international career and the ups and downs of his relationship with Mick McCarthy.

After month-long absence, disgruntled Inter star returns to training
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# Comeback

After month-long absence, disgruntled Inter star returns to training

Mar 21st 2019, 1:05 PM 10,406 Views 7 Comments

Mauro Icardi complained of a knee injury but the club insisted a scan has not revealed any new injury.

Aubameyang completes Arsenal's Europa League comeback against Rennes
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# Outgunned

Aubameyang completes Arsenal's Europa League comeback against Rennes

Mar 14th 2019, 10:15 PM 11,443 Views 12 Comments

The Gunners progressed to the quarter-finals of the competition after a 4-3 aggregate win.

Ex-All Blacks star Dan Carter set for Racing return
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Ex-All Blacks star Dan Carter set for Racing return

Feb 17th 2019, 4:54 PM 14,231 Views 6 Comments

The 36-year-old will serve as cover for ex-South Africa fly-half Pat Lambie, who announced his immediate retirement in January.

'I worked my entire life for this sport': Anderson Silva brought to tears ahead of UFC comeback
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# Comeback

'I worked my entire life for this sport': Anderson Silva brought to tears ahead of UFC comeback

Feb 9th 2019, 8:59 AM 7,715 Views 3 Comments

Having not stepped foot in the octagon since 2017, the Brazilian was overcome with emotion in Melbourne on Saturday.

O'Connor makes Cork City return after 18 months at Preston North End
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# Comeback

O'Connor makes Cork City return after 18 months at Preston North End

Feb 8th 2019, 4:56 PM 9,790 Views 18 Comments

The former Republic of Ireland U21 international has committed to a second spell with the Leesiders.

Ireland international Cooney the composed catalyst in Ulster's turnaround
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# Comeback

Ireland international Cooney the composed catalyst in Ulster's turnaround

Jan 19th 2019, 6:43 PM 9,419 Views 8 Comments

Iain Henderson was man of the match for Ulster on his return from a thumb injury.

Martin O'Neill's first game back in management ends in defeat
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# Comeback

Martin O'Neill's first game back in management ends in defeat

Jan 19th 2019, 5:46 PM 9,188 Views 14 Comments

The Derry native, a former Forest player, could not inspire a win on his return today, as the hosts were beaten 1-0 by Bristol City.

Shane Duffy impresses on return as Arsenal left frustrated at Brighton
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# Comeback

Shane Duffy impresses on return as Arsenal left frustrated at Brighton

Dec 26th 2018, 7:20 PM 5,959 Views 1 Comment

The 26-year-old had been suspended after picking up a red card in the Seagulls’ win over Crystal Palace, but excelled today.

Tommy Walsh back training with Kerry ahead of 2019, while 'Brick' Walsh set for Deise return
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# Comeback

Tommy Walsh back training with Kerry ahead of 2019, while 'Brick' Walsh set for Deise return

Nov 29th 2018, 3:17 PM 12,645 Views 9 Comments

Shane Bennett will also be available to Waterford next season.

Tiger Woods left exhausted by 'most rewarding' year
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Tiger Woods left exhausted by 'most rewarding' year

Nov 27th 2018, 5:38 PM 2,788 Views 0 Comments

The 2018 season was a great one for Woods as he returned to winning ways, but he felt the effects of a brutal end to the campaign.

Boston-based O'Donnell will be in action for Clare this weekend
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Boston-based O'Donnell will be in action for Clare this weekend

Nov 14th 2018, 6:00 AM 11,727 Views 3 Comments

The 24-year-old is set to play at Fenway Park as the Banner look to retain their title.

Henderson and Keita hand Liverpool timely fitness boosts after shaking off hamstring problems
# Middle Men
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# Middle Men

Henderson and Keita hand Liverpool timely fitness boosts after shaking off hamstring problems

Nov 9th 2018, 1:14 PM 2,865 Views 1 Comment

The Reds will face Fulham at midday on Sunday.

Mitt Romney, who Trump branded a 'stone cold loser', wins Senate seat
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Mitt Romney, who Trump branded a 'stone cold loser', wins Senate seat

Nov 7th 2018, 7:35 AM 20,958 Views 15 Comments

The former presidential nominee lost out to Barack Obama in 2012.

'I didn't know what lymphoma was. So I said to him: 'Is it serious?''
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'I didn't know what lymphoma was. So I said to him: 'Is it serious?''

Oct 27th 2018, 10:00 AM 26,990 Views 7 Comments

Roscommon-man Colin Farrell was diagnosed with cancer when he was 22. Tomorrow he will attempt to run his first ever marathon in Dublin.

'If it rains in London tomorrow, it’s my fault. Brexit, it’s my fault' - Mourinho slams critics after United escape
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# Manhunt

'If it rains in London tomorrow, it’s my fault. Brexit, it’s my fault' - Mourinho slams critics after United escape

Oct 6th 2018, 8:29 PM 9,574 Views 6 Comments

The Man United manager has accused his critics of trying to get him fired.

Robbie Brady makes long-awaited Burnley comeback after nine months out
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# Good News

Robbie Brady makes long-awaited Burnley comeback after nine months out

Sep 24th 2018, 5:24 PM 7,504 Views 13 Comments

The Ireland international came through 82 minutes in an U23s games today, while Preston’s Sean Maguire took a step closer to his return.

Van der Flier fit again for Leinster as more Ireland internationals return to fold
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# Comeback

Van der Flier fit again for Leinster as more Ireland internationals return to fold

Sep 3rd 2018, 1:18 PM 8,950 Views 14 Comments

The province confirmed that scrum-half Nick McCarthy will be sidelined for ‘the next few weeks.’

Leavy set for full training next week and is itching for Leinster return
# Dan The Man
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# Dan The Man

Leavy set for full training next week and is itching for Leinster return

Aug 29th 2018, 1:25 PM 7,406 Views 18 Comments

The 24-year-old underwent a minor shoulder procedure during the summer.

'That's where you're getting so much punishment - three massive free shots'
# Jackal
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# Jackal

'That's where you're getting so much punishment - three massive free shots'

Aug 29th 2018, 12:00 PM 33,704 Views 15 Comments

Sean O’Brien is making his way back from a shoulder injury and wants jackaling players to be protected.

Bernard Brogan returns for Dublin six months after suffering devastating ACL injury
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# Comeback

Bernard Brogan returns for Dublin six months after suffering devastating ACL injury

Aug 5th 2018, 5:11 PM 13,448 Views 6 Comments

The 34-year-old made a brief appearance against Roscommon to mark his return after six months on the sidelines.

After 2,136 days and 12 knee operations, Sydney Swans defender set for AFL return
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# Never Give Up

After 2,136 days and 12 knee operations, Sydney Swans defender set for AFL return

Aug 1st 2018, 11:05 AM 8,627 Views 2 Comments

Six years, five full knee reconstructions. Wow.

'He was coming back off a really difficult winter' - Limerick boss praises recovery of Casey
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'He was coming back off a really difficult winter' - Limerick boss praises recovery of Casey

Jul 20th 2018, 8:00 AM 6,769 Views 16 Comments

John Kiely praised the recovery of Peter Casey’s ahead of Limerick’s All-Ireland semi-final meeting with Cork.

Premier League legend Zola returns to Chelsea
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Premier League legend Zola returns to Chelsea

Jul 19th 2018, 8:34 AM 6,348 Views 6 Comments

The ex-Italy international has been named as assistant coach to new manager Maurizio Sarri.

Neymar nearing injury comeback for Brazil as World Cup looms
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Neymar nearing injury comeback for Brazil as World Cup looms

May 15th 2018, 8:42 AM 2,533 Views 1 Comment

Brazil hope the PSG superstar will be back from injury for their friendly against the European nation at Anfield.

After 18 months out and 10 operations, Cazorla returns to Arsenal training
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# Comeback

After 18 months out and 10 operations, Cazorla returns to Arsenal training

May 6th 2018, 2:11 PM 5,803 Views 4 Comments

The Spanish midfielder took a significant step towards a first-team return on Saturday.

'I was walking my dog along the canal and when I heard that I looked at myself and thought "you fat pig"'
# Return To The Ring
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# Return To The Ring

'I was walking my dog along the canal and when I heard that I looked at myself and thought "you fat pig"'

Apr 26th 2018, 5:35 PM 17,465 Views 10 Comments

British heavyweight Tyson Fury says he was spurred on to make his boxing comeback after more than two years by comments from Deontay Wilder.

Irish international makes long-awaited comeback for promotion-chasing Bristol City
# Recovery
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# Recovery

Irish international makes long-awaited comeback for promotion-chasing Bristol City

Apr 7th 2018, 4:35 PM 6,227 Views 0 Comments

Callum O’Dowda has appeared for the senior side for the first time since November.

Hungry Tiger ready to prowl as Masters drama begins
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Hungry Tiger ready to prowl as Masters drama begins

Apr 5th 2018, 7:46 AM 3,092 Views 0 Comments

The former world number one will go up against a generation of golfers he helped inspire.

Tiger Woods sinks monster 71-foot putt to continue fine form, McIlroy one shot off the lead
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Tiger Woods sinks monster 71-foot putt to continue fine form, McIlroy one shot off the lead

Mar 15th 2018, 8:30 PM 9,512 Views 10 Comments

Henrik Stenson is out in front after the opening round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

Serena falls to Venus in battle of the Williams sisters at Indian Wells
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Serena falls to Venus in battle of the Williams sisters at Indian Wells

Mar 13th 2018, 8:23 AM 3,189 Views 2 Comments

Playing her first competitive tournament since the 2017 Australian Open, Serena lost to Venus Williams in straight sets on Monday.

40-year-old Buffon set to temporarily reverse decision to retire from international football
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40-year-old Buffon set to temporarily reverse decision to retire from international football

Feb 26th 2018, 8:56 PM 8,586 Views 1 Comment

“I spoke to him, he will probably be part of the group in March,” interim national coach Luigi Di Biagio said.

'It feels good' - Walsh back in the saddle and on track for Cheltenham comeback
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# Ruby Ruby Ruby

'It feels good' - Walsh back in the saddle and on track for Cheltenham comeback

Feb 20th 2018, 2:52 PM 4,039 Views 16 Comments

The champion jockey has been out of action with a broken leg.

Out-of-favour star returns as Leicester book place in FA Cup last 8
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Out-of-favour star returns as Leicester book place in FA Cup last 8

Feb 16th 2018, 10:51 PM 7,730 Views 0 Comments

Riyad Mahrez marked his first start since 20 January with an assist.

Eriksen completes comeback to give Spurs the edge after thriller in Turin
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Eriksen completes comeback to give Spurs the edge after thriller in Turin

Feb 13th 2018, 10:07 PM 24,207 Views 51 Comments

It looked bleak for Tottenham when Juventus opened up an early two-goal lead.

Streelman, Hossler share lead as McIlroy lurks on PGA Tour return
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Streelman, Hossler share lead as McIlroy lurks on PGA Tour return

Feb 9th 2018, 7:45 AM 2,413 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy is three shots behind leaders Kevin Streelman and Beau Hossler after Thursday’s opening round in California.

'You've to make sure you're 100%' - It's block by block for injured Dublin star McCaffrey
# Eyeing A Comeback
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# Eyeing A Comeback

'You've to make sure you're 100%' - It's block by block for injured Dublin star McCaffrey

Feb 7th 2018, 5:48 PM 6,764 Views 7 Comments

The Clontarf defender hopes to feature in this year’s All-Ireland SFC.