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# big-blow - This year 2022

7 players depart Ireland's Six Nations camp to return to 7s duty From The42

7 players depart Ireland's Six Nations camp to return to 7s duty

Apr 19th 2022, 1:57 PM 6,413 Views 3 Comments

Outstanding second row Sam Monaghan has also been ruled out of the England game.

Beirne, Coombes, Kilcoyne, and Conway all ruled out of Munster's trip to Exeter
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# Big Blow

Beirne, Coombes, Kilcoyne, and Conway all ruled out of Munster's trip to Exeter

Apr 4th 2022, 10:18 PM 11,691 Views 17 Comments

However, Mike Haley, Jean Kleyn and Simon Zebo are fit and available again.

Leeds striker Patrick Bamford set to be out for at least six weeks
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# Big Blow

Leeds striker Patrick Bamford set to be out for at least six weeks

Mar 27th 2022, 11:04 PM 4,569 Views 1 Comment

Bamford has ruptured his plantar fascia.

Johnny Sexton ruled out of Ireland's trip to Paris as Carbery starts at 10
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# Huge Blow

Johnny Sexton ruled out of Ireland's trip to Paris as Carbery starts at 10

Feb 10th 2022, 11:08 AM 60,650 Views 77 Comments

The Ireland captain suffered a hamstring injury in training yesterday.

# big-blow - Last year 2021

Confirmed: Lions captain Alun Wyn Jones ruled out of South Africa tour
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# Big Blow

Confirmed: Lions captain Alun Wyn Jones ruled out of South Africa tour

Updated Jun 26th 2021, 5:33 PM 26,527 Views 24 Comments

The Wales lock dislocated his shoulder against Japan.

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Big blow for England as Mako Vunipola ruled out of Ireland clash
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# Setback

Big blow for England as Mako Vunipola ruled out of Ireland clash

Feb 18th 2020, 11:52 AM 22,829 Views 27 Comments

The 29-year-old has travelled to Tonga for family reasons.

Halfpenny in for injured Williams as Gatland's Wales welcome back Davies
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# Changes

Halfpenny in for injured Williams as Gatland's Wales welcome back Davies

Oct 25th 2019, 4:50 AM 4,174 Views 7 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny comes into the team at 15 in place of the injured Saracens man.

Murphy in line to join Ireland squad as Conan ruled out with foot fracture
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# Big Blow

Murphy in line to join Ireland squad as Conan ruled out with foot fracture

Sep 28th 2019, 10:51 AM 13,133 Views 20 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s squad have been hit with another injury blow.

Southampton attacker called up as O'Brien completes squad for U17 Euros in Parrott's absence
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# Big Blow

Southampton attacker called up as O'Brien completes squad for U17 Euros in Parrott's absence

May 1st 2019, 10:44 PM 6,796 Views 1 Comment

Roland Idowu joins the panel ahead of Friday’s opener against Greece as Troy Parrott is ruled out.

'A week or two too soon': Gordon Elliott confirms Samcro's Cheltenham absence
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# Not A Runner

'A week or two too soon': Gordon Elliott confirms Samcro's Cheltenham absence

Mar 5th 2019, 4:56 PM 2,377 Views 1 Comment

‘At the best of times you’ve got to be absolutely spot on for Cheltenham,’ the trainer said in his column for Betfair.

Spurs' injury woes continue as Alli is ruled out until March
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# Big Blow

Spurs' injury woes continue as Alli is ruled out until March

Jan 22nd 2019, 6:16 PM 4,434 Views 4 Comments

The attacking midfielder will miss Tottenham’s Champions League last-16 clash with Borussia Dortmund.

Munster confirm Keith Earls suffered knee ligament damage at Twickenham
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# Big Blow

Munster confirm Keith Earls suffered knee ligament damage at Twickenham

Mar 24th 2018, 12:00 PM 20,604 Views 13 Comments

The winger will miss next week’s showdown with Toulon.

Munster confirm that Chris Farrell's season is over after ACL injury
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# Big Blow

Munster confirm that Chris Farrell's season is over after ACL injury

Feb 28th 2018, 6:20 PM 38,306 Views 31 Comments

The 24-year-old was man of the match for Ireland last weekend against Wales.

Henshaw to miss Leinster's Saracens clash as he's ruled out for up to four months
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Henshaw to miss Leinster's Saracens clash as he's ruled out for up to four months

Feb 15th 2018, 4:30 PM 15,914 Views 11 Comments

Joe Schmidt confirmed the timeframe for Henshaw’s return to action.

Henshaw ruled out of Six Nations but Furlong looks good for Wales
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# Big Blow

Henshaw ruled out of Six Nations but Furlong looks good for Wales

Feb 12th 2018, 2:10 PM 32,174 Views 61 Comments

The outside centre suffered a shoulder injury against Italy.

Ireland U20s hit by triple injury blow as Larmour ruled out of World Championship
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From The42
# Big Blow

Ireland U20s hit by triple injury blow as Larmour ruled out of World Championship

May 3rd 2017, 4:36 PM 7,980 Views 6 Comments

Tommy O’Brien and Bill Johnston are also definitely out of this summer’s tournament.

Bundee Aki banned for three games, ruled out of Connacht's Champions Cup play-off
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Bundee Aki banned for three games, ruled out of Connacht's Champions Cup play-off

Apr 27th 2017, 4:34 PM 17,468 Views 37 Comments

The centre faced a Pro12 disciplinary panel today over comments made to referee Ian Davies.

Toe injury rules out England and Wasps star for up to six months
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# Big Blow

Toe injury rules out England and Wasps star for up to six months

Jul 12th 2016, 5:30 PM 6,756 Views 0 Comments

James Haskell could be out until early 2017.

Portugal have been dealt a big blow ahead of their semi-final with Wales
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Portugal have been dealt a big blow ahead of their semi-final with Wales

Jul 6th 2016, 6:56 PM 6,512 Views 7 Comments

Fernando Santos’s side will be without a key defender this evening.

Huge defensive headache for Ireland's Euro 2016 rivals as they lose another two players
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Huge defensive headache for Ireland's Euro 2016 rivals as they lose another two players

May 30th 2016, 9:03 PM 16,480 Views 8 Comments

Already without Vincent Kompany, Belgium’s Nicolas Lombaerts will now miss the tournament – as will Dedryck Boyata.

Clare will be without the influential John Conlon for Sunday's league final
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# Big Blow

Clare will be without the influential John Conlon for Sunday's league final

Apr 27th 2016, 4:35 PM 8,503 Views 5 Comments

The forward has been ruled out with an ankle injury.

Good news for Ireland as one of Poland's best players is ruled out of tomorrow's crucial game
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Good news for Ireland as one of Poland's best players is ruled out of tomorrow's crucial game

Oct 10th 2015, 1:17 PM 13,853 Views 18 Comments

Arkadiusz Milik has scored six times in qualifying but picked up a knock against Scotland.

Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly loses second appeal after exhausting Croke Park meeting
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# Big Blow

Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly loses second appeal after exhausting Croke Park meeting

Sep 4th 2015, 8:04 AM 25,656 Views 128 Comments

The forward has suffered another setback in his quest to play in Saturday’s semi-final replay.

Ireland's biggest World Cup pool rival could be without a key back for the tournament
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From The42
# Big Blow

Ireland's biggest World Cup pool rival could be without a key back for the tournament

Mar 29th 2015, 3:33 PM 8,511 Views 4 Comments

France’s Gael Fickou has been ruled out for the rest of the season with a knee injury.

9 reminders of how good a player Michael Meehan has been
# Star Man
From The42
# Star Man

9 reminders of how good a player Michael Meehan has been

Mar 22nd 2014, 1:58 PM 7,482 Views 8 Comments

Meehan’s inter-county future uncertain after injury forces him to take a break for the foreseeable future.

Setback for Dublin as Ciaran Kilkenny tears cruciate ligament
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Setback for Dublin as Ciaran Kilkenny tears cruciate ligament

Mar 9th 2014, 3:35 PM 15,824 Views 21 Comments

The attacker sustained the injury in the early stages of last night’s clash with Kildare in Croke Park.

Sean O'Brien a big Six Nations doubt as he dislocates shoulder
# Tullow Tank
From The42
# Tullow Tank

Sean O'Brien a big Six Nations doubt as he dislocates shoulder

Dec 28th 2013, 8:24 PM 19,152 Views 24 Comments

The Tullow Tank was left in agony after shipping a match-ending blow.