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#back from the brink

# back-from-the-brink - Thursday 17 February, 2022

After contemplating retirement, injury-plagued Ireland star set for big return
# Hell And Back
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# Hell And Back

After contemplating retirement, injury-plagued Ireland star set for big return

Feb 17th 2022, 4:33 PM 20,954 Views 1 Comment

Megan Campbell is delighted to ‘be back with a smile on my face, enjoying my football’ following a horrific run of setbacks.

# back-from-the-brink - Sunday 19 April, 2020

'You aren't thinking about anybody. You just want the pain to stop, and you'll go to any extreme to do it'
# Opening Up
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# Opening Up

'You aren't thinking about anybody. You just want the pain to stop, and you'll go to any extreme to do it'

Apr 19th 2020, 8:00 AM 33,913 Views 4 Comments

Tyrone and Dromore 21-year-old Oran Sludden delves deeper into his story and mental health struggles – and shares messages of hope.

# back-from-the-brink - Sunday 22 March, 2020

22 of our favourite sports books
# Good Reads
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# Good Reads

22 of our favourite sports books

Mar 22nd 2020, 8:00 PM 40,243 Views 31 Comments

Featuring ‘Back from the Brink,’ ‘Friday Night Lights’ and many other classics.

# back-from-the-brink - Friday 27 December, 2019

Matt Doherty hits winner as Wolves come from two down to defeat Man City
# Back From The Brink
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# Back From The Brink

Matt Doherty hits winner as Wolves come from two down to defeat Man City

Dec 27th 2019, 10:24 PM 42,681 Views 67 Comments

A stunning comeback by the home side at Molineux tonight.

# back-from-the-brink - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Ireland's long-throw specialist Campbell 'buzzing to be back' in green after injury hell
# One To Remember
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# One To Remember

Ireland's long-throw specialist Campbell 'buzzing to be back' in green after injury hell

Oct 9th 2019, 4:06 PM 2,992 Views 0 Comments

The Manchester City star shone on the big stage last night.

# back-from-the-brink - Sunday 25 August, 2019

'I didn't want to go to prison without having achieved anything in my life'
# Back From The Brink
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# Back From The Brink

'I didn't want to go to prison without having achieved anything in my life'

Aug 25th 2019, 10:00 AM 48,876 Views 24 Comments

Dean Fitzpatrick reflects on an incredible 12 months.

# back-from-the-brink - Friday 17 May, 2019

McIlroy battles back from nightmare start to finish just inside the cut at Bethpage
# Back From The Brink
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# Back From The Brink

McIlroy battles back from nightmare start to finish just inside the cut at Bethpage

May 17th 2019, 9:30 PM 8,508 Views 5 Comments

The four-time major winner picked up birdies in four of his final six holes finish his round+3.

# back-from-the-brink - Monday 15 April, 2019

Woods' battle back from the brink a truly remarkable sporting tale
# Iconic
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# Iconic

Woods' battle back from the brink a truly remarkable sporting tale

Apr 15th 2019, 6:15 AM 6,317 Views 16 Comments

‘I was very fortunate to be given another chance to do something that I love.’

# back-from-the-brink - Sunday 24 February, 2019

'Ignorance is bliss' - Playing on a torn cruciate for 10 months but missing All-Ireland glory
# Lilywhite Leader
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# Lilywhite Leader

'Ignorance is bliss' - Playing on a torn cruciate for 10 months but missing All-Ireland glory

Feb 24th 2019, 7:15 AM 9,185 Views 1 Comment

Kildare captain Grace Clifford casts her mind back to a whirlwind time.

# back-from-the-brink - Thursday 7 February, 2019

'When I was on the trolley in Vincent's, I definitely didn't think I'd play again'
# Back From The Brink
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# Back From The Brink

'When I was on the trolley in Vincent's, I definitely didn't think I'd play again'

Feb 7th 2019, 6:45 AM 5,181 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a long, hard road for Ireland star Alison Miller – but she’s delighted to be back in the green jersey.

# back-from-the-brink - Saturday 23 June, 2018

'It's definitely an injury at the time that broke me, it was a tough place to be'
# Back From The Brink
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# Back From The Brink

'It's definitely an injury at the time that broke me, it was a tough place to be'

Jun 23rd 2018, 12:46 PM 4,569 Views 0 Comments

Galway captain Tracey Leonard speaks of her cruciate comeback ahead of tomorrow’s Connacht final against Mayo.

# back-from-the-brink - Thursday 28 December, 2017

'I hit a low point. It’s mad looking back, I still find it hard to believe I have an All-Star'
# Back From The Brink
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# Back From The Brink

'I hit a low point. It’s mad looking back, I still find it hard to believe I have an All-Star'

Dec 28th 2017, 10:00 AM 23,602 Views 2 Comments

Galway defender Rebecca Hennelly shares her remarkable story of triumph over adversity.

# back-from-the-brink - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

With some exciting signings, could Milan finally be ready to step back into the spotlight?
# Back From The Brink
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# Back From The Brink

With some exciting signings, could Milan finally be ready to step back into the spotlight?

Jul 25th 2017, 7:04 PM 8,929 Views 5 Comments

Without a title since 2011, are the club set to break out of the shadows?

# back-from-the-brink - Thursday 17 November, 2016

State is preparing to offer up part of its stake in AIB to private owners
# Want To Share?
# Want To Share?

State is preparing to offer up part of its stake in AIB to private owners

Nov 17th 2016, 6:08 PM 12,567 Views 41 Comments

The bank was nationalised following the global banking crisis in 2008.

# back-from-the-brink - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

'They wouldn’t operate because it’s tricky and they felt I was too young'
# Back From The Brink
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# Back From The Brink

'They wouldn’t operate because it’s tricky and they felt I was too young'

May 17th 2016, 5:30 PM 12,247 Views 0 Comments

Bill Cooper has overcome injury travails to make his mark for the Cork hurlers.

# back-from-the-brink - Monday 2 November, 2015

'The linesman says to me that's the nail, I said well the coffin's not closed yet'
# Back From The Brink
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# Back From The Brink

'The linesman says to me that's the nail, I said well the coffin's not closed yet'

Nov 2nd 2015, 4:00 PM 9,926 Views 0 Comments

Even the linesman thought the game was up for Clonmel Commercials on Sunday.

# back-from-the-brink - Monday 29 June, 2015

13 of the greatest senior championship comebacks in GAA history
# Back From The Brink
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# Back From The Brink

13 of the greatest senior championship comebacks in GAA history

Jun 29th 2015, 6:00 PM 15,462 Views 8 Comments

Here are some of the most famous revivals of all time.

# back-from-the-brink - Saturday 23 May, 2015

Rangers inch ever closer to Celtic reunion as they reach Premiership final
# Back From The Brink
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# Back From The Brink

Rangers inch ever closer to Celtic reunion as they reach Premiership final

May 23rd 2015, 2:59 PM 5,572 Views 11 Comments

Stuart McCall’s side will face Motherwell in this year’s decider after getting the better of Hibernian.

# back-from-the-brink - Thursday 19 March, 2015

'I find it hard to say I'm lucky, I've worked really hard to get back in this position' - Luke Fitzgerald
# Back From The Brink
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# Back From The Brink

'I find it hard to say I'm lucky, I've worked really hard to get back in this position' - Luke Fitzgerald

Mar 19th 2015, 5:00 PM 17,526 Views 33 Comments

Four years after his last start for Ireland, the winger looked back on a time he considered retiring from rugby.

# back-from-the-brink - Friday 28 February, 2014

Man wakes up in body bag at funeral home, says he's definitely alive
# Oops
# Oops

Man wakes up in body bag at funeral home, says he's definitely alive

Feb 28th 2014, 4:15 PM 35,116 Views 36 Comments

Family members say the 78-year-old told them he’s happy to be alive.