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#Comeback Kid

# comeback-kid - Monday 29 February, 2016

Down to the wire: This Labour TD might still have a chance at a seat
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Down to the wire: This Labour TD might still have a chance at a seat

Feb 29th 2016, 10:11 AM 27,085 Views 36 Comments

Penrose had conceded on Saturday evening but this morning he said there is “an outside chance” he’ll get back in.

# comeback-kid - Friday 12 February, 2016

Joyce returns for Cork hurlers from cruciate injury for first time in 11 months
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Joyce returns for Cork hurlers from cruciate injury for first time in 11 months

Feb 12th 2016, 7:25 PM 6,225 Views 2 Comments

Cork take on Galway on Sunday.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

'Last April I wasn't sure if I'd ever get back playing' - Noel McGrath's return from cancer battle
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'Last April I wasn't sure if I'd ever get back playing' - Noel McGrath's return from cancer battle

Feb 9th 2016, 9:13 AM 11,628 Views 6 Comments

The Tipperary player endured tough times in 2015.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Video: Adnan Januzaj catches the eye of LVG with brace on Man United return
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Video: Adnan Januzaj catches the eye of LVG with brace on Man United return

Jan 19th 2016, 10:48 PM 11,449 Views 7 Comments

The Belgium international starred for the club’s U21 side last night.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

'It wouldn’t happen again in 1,000 tries': O'Donnell on the freak injury that ruined his World Cup
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'It wouldn’t happen again in 1,000 tries': O'Donnell on the freak injury that ruined his World Cup

Dec 30th 2015, 10:40 AM 7,407 Views 5 Comments

Back-row returned to action against Leinster, a couple of months ahead of schedule.

# comeback-kid - Monday 12 October, 2015

Girvan Dempsey says Rhys Ruddock is fit and ready for the World Cup
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Girvan Dempsey says Rhys Ruddock is fit and ready for the World Cup

Oct 12th 2015, 3:10 PM 10,805 Views 7 Comments

Dempsey says Ruddock came through 80 minutes against the Dragons unscathed.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Kerry football legend O'Keeffe backs return of former sidekick as Kingdom senior boss
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Kerry football legend O'Keeffe backs return of former sidekick as Kingdom senior boss

Oct 6th 2015, 12:05 AM 9,166 Views 0 Comments

Ger O’Keeffe worked alongside Jack O’Connor in the past and is a big fan.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 5 September, 2015

'Your body sinks, it's just that word' - Noel McGrath gives first interview since cancer diagnosis
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'Your body sinks, it's just that word' - Noel McGrath gives first interview since cancer diagnosis

Sep 5th 2015, 8:41 PM 12,858 Views 8 Comments

The Tipperary hurler made a dramatic return to the pitch after surgery and chemotherapy.

# comeback-kid - Friday 21 August, 2015

From lifting Sam to a ruptured Achilles, 16 weeks out of work and cheering on Kerry
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From lifting Sam to a ruptured Achilles, 16 weeks out of work and cheering on Kerry

Aug 21st 2015, 2:21 PM 16,334 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a contrasting season for Kerry’s Kieran O’Leary.

# comeback-kid - Friday 14 August, 2015

'He's shown us what way to go about life, never mind hurling' - McGrath's return from cancer battle
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'He's shown us what way to go about life, never mind hurling' - McGrath's return from cancer battle

Aug 14th 2015, 7:00 AM 6,420 Views 2 Comments

McGrath could feature for Tipperary in Sunday’s All-Ireland hurling semi-final.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

'I was bursting with joy inside' - Waterford star on comeback from knee injury hell
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'I was bursting with joy inside' - Waterford star on comeback from knee injury hell

Jul 29th 2015, 5:40 PM 6,528 Views 1 Comment

Steven Daniels made his first championship appearance since 2012 last Sunday.

# comeback-kid - Monday 1 June, 2015

'It is a leap of faith in one sense. There is a risk factor for Brian too.'
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'It is a leap of faith in one sense. There is a risk factor for Brian too.'

Jun 1st 2015, 11:27 AM 8,238 Views 1 Comment

Cork Jimmy Barry-Murphy on the return of 2006 Allstar winner Brian Murphy to the Rebels camp.

# comeback-kid - Sunday 3 May, 2015

McIlroy top of the world at Match Play Championship
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McIlroy top of the world at Match Play Championship

May 3rd 2015, 11:20 PM 20,012 Views 23 Comments

The Northern Irishman saw off Gary Woodland tonight.

# comeback-kid - Monday 20 April, 2015

Ian McKinley will play for the Barbarians four years after losing sight in one eye
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Ian McKinley will play for the Barbarians four years after losing sight in one eye

Apr 20th 2015, 5:14 PM 26,234 Views 17 Comments

It has been an incredible journey for the out-half since a freak injury in 2011.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

O'Halloran returns to perform for Connacht after making most of injury
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O'Halloran returns to perform for Connacht after making most of injury

Apr 8th 2015, 7:00 AM 4,521 Views 2 Comments

The 24-year-old has overcome his knee issues to discover some of his best form.

# comeback-kid - Sunday 29 March, 2015

18 old Irish baby names that need to make a comeback
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18 old Irish baby names that need to make a comeback

Mar 29th 2015, 9:30 PM 271,499 Views 57 Comments

All the little people used to be called these way back in the day.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Paul Galvin is back - and that's good news for Kerry
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Paul Galvin is back - and that's good news for Kerry

Mar 28th 2015, 9:41 PM 9,969 Views 19 Comments

The main main scored two points for his club Finuge today

# comeback-kid - Monday 9 February, 2015

Sparrow on Shaughs Kilmallock return - 'I was thrilled to give him a run, he's a fantastic guy'
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Sparrow on Shaughs Kilmallock return - 'I was thrilled to give him a run, he's a fantastic guy'

Feb 9th 2015, 8:06 PM 9,938 Views 9 Comments

In 2009 ex-Limerick senior hurler Andrew O’Shaughnessy was diagnosed with MS.

# comeback-kid - Friday 10 October, 2014

Kieran Donaghy on his 'lonely old drive' after the Galway game and how he fought back
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Kieran Donaghy on his 'lonely old drive' after the Galway game and how he fought back

Oct 10th 2014, 7:00 AM 6,694 Views 6 Comments

The full-forward’s return to prominance this season has been nothing short of remarkable.

# comeback-kid - Friday 3 October, 2014

Ruby Walsh grateful for Sean O'Brien's advice on the road to recovery
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Ruby Walsh grateful for Sean O'Brien's advice on the road to recovery

Oct 3rd 2014, 2:17 PM 3,276 Views 0 Comments

Walsh needed surgery in June to reattach three ligaments to his shoulder.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Serious illness meant Christy Toye didn't play in 2013 but now he's set for All-Ireland final
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Serious illness meant Christy Toye didn't play in 2013 but now he's set for All-Ireland final

Sep 16th 2014, 7:00 PM 8,728 Views 5 Comments

The Donegal player has experienced a remarkable revival.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Stuart Olding returns stronger in both body and mind after ACL layoff
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Stuart Olding returns stronger in both body and mind after ACL layoff

Sep 10th 2014, 12:35 PM 4,269 Views 13 Comments

The Ulster tyro talked us through the little details that helped keep him sharp before attacking this season with Ulster.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Jack on Gooch return - 'It would be a romantic notion but not a runner'
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Jack on Gooch return - 'It would be a romantic notion but not a runner'

Sep 2nd 2014, 9:09 PM 7,437 Views 3 Comments

Colm Cooper togged out last Saturday but a cruciate injury still looks like sidelining him for the All-Ireland final.

# comeback-kid - Monday 1 September, 2014

Given's return won't be a distraction to Ireland says O'Neill
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Given's return won't be a distraction to Ireland says O'Neill

Sep 1st 2014, 1:53 PM 2,558 Views 7 Comments

The Irish keeper is back in training two years after retirement.

# comeback-kid - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Paddy Jackson: I was sad to see Anscombe leave, but training is class with Kiss
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Paddy Jackson: I was sad to see Anscombe leave, but training is class with Kiss

Aug 21st 2014, 7:14 AM 5,332 Views 1 Comment

The Ulster and Ireland out-half talks to us about his recovery from a fractured vertebrae and a new era around Ravenhill.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 16 August, 2014

'The leg that had broken, I tied it to the bike with a shoe lace and cycled with one leg, all uphill'
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'The leg that had broken, I tied it to the bike with a shoe lace and cycled with one leg, all uphill'

Aug 16th 2014, 10:00 AM 38,543 Views 18 Comments

James Woodlock has endured more than most to play in Croke Park tomorrow.

# comeback-kid - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Comeback kid O'Sullivan deserved his Munster final goal - Patrick Horgan
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Comeback kid O'Sullivan deserved his Munster final goal - Patrick Horgan

Aug 14th 2014, 6:20 AM 2,426 Views 0 Comments

The Glen Rovers man was thrilled to be re-united on the field with Paudie O’Sullivan after his injury woes.

# comeback-kid - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Tommy Walsh back in action for Sydney Swans nearly 12 months after horror injury
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Tommy Walsh back in action for Sydney Swans nearly 12 months after horror injury

May 8th 2014, 3:31 PM 9,092 Views 5 Comments

Walsh will line up for the Sydney Swans reserve side against UWS Giants tomorrow.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Leinster House to local council: This former Fianna Fáil TD is going back into politics
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Leinster House to local council: This former Fianna Fáil TD is going back into politics

Mar 29th 2014, 5:00 PM 11,489 Views 18 Comments

Behan resigned from the party in protest to Budget 2009. He’s now throwing his hat back in the ring of local politics, this time, as an independent.

# comeback-kid - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Guess which former Green TD turned pop singer is back in politics?
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Guess which former Green TD turned pop singer is back in politics?

Mar 2nd 2014, 11:30 AM 18,453 Views 37 Comments

One guess should be enough.

# comeback-kid - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Peadar Tóibín returning to Sinn Féin after six-month suspension
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Peadar Tóibín returning to Sinn Féin after six-month suspension

Jan 23rd 2014, 5:39 PM 8,408 Views 42 Comments

The Meath West deputy expects to be back in the party by the end of the month.

# comeback-kid - Monday 23 December, 2013

Seamus Hickey: 'Just being able to run again is a massive psychological boost'
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Seamus Hickey: 'Just being able to run again is a massive psychological boost'

Dec 23rd 2013, 8:00 AM 3,436 Views 1 Comment

The Limerick hurler is battling back after tearing his cruciate against Clare in August.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

Sligo's David Kelly had career saved by surgeon who helped Marouane Fellaini
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Sligo's David Kelly had career saved by surgeon who helped Marouane Fellaini

Dec 10th 2013, 6:45 AM 4,039 Views 4 Comments

The 26-year-old is looking forward to getting back into action for the 2014 season.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Colm Cooper on Tommy Walsh return - 'I'd nearly fly over for him myself'
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Colm Cooper on Tommy Walsh return - 'I'd nearly fly over for him myself'

Nov 12th 2013, 8:45 AM 7,943 Views 7 Comments

Walsh. intimated last month that he is leaning towards coming home to Ireland next year

# comeback-kid - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Kilkenny hurler set for county final after overcoming heart problem
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Kilkenny hurler set for county final after overcoming heart problem

Oct 26th 2013, 8:00 AM 15,546 Views 10 Comments

Tomorrow will be a special day for Conor Phelan as his club Clara compete in the decider in Nowlan Park.

# comeback-kid - Sunday 20 October, 2013

Giuseppe Rossi hits 15-minute hat-trick to stun Juventus
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Giuseppe Rossi hits 15-minute hat-trick to stun Juventus

Oct 20th 2013, 5:05 PM 3,859 Views 2 Comments

The Fiorentina striker is in the form of his life having only recently returned from a long-term injury.

# comeback-kid - Monday 2 September, 2013

Pro12: Fit again Reddan hoping to set the tone
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Pro12: Fit again Reddan hoping to set the tone

Sep 2nd 2013, 4:14 PM 670 Views 1 Comment

The experienced scrum-half has fully recovered from a broken leg is is keen to arrest Leinster’s losing streak.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Good news for United fans as Cristiano Ronaldo tells the club he is keen on a return
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Good news for United fans as Cristiano Ronaldo tells the club he is keen on a return

Aug 24th 2013, 10:18 PM 9,170 Views 15 Comments

Sadly, it won’t happen until 2014 at least.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

The 2012 Footballer of the Year is fit and ready for his 2013 competitive debut
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The 2012 Footballer of the Year is fit and ready for his 2013 competitive debut

May 22nd 2013, 7:00 AM 2,188 Views 0 Comments

Donegal’s marquee defender is back fit for selection for next Sunday’s Ulster championship tie.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Former Green Party senator Dan Boyle plotting political comeback
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Former Green Party senator Dan Boyle plotting political comeback

May 15th 2013, 6:30 PM 10,283 Views 84 Comments

Boyle is set to run in the local elections next year.