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#courage

# courage - Saturday 6 August, 2022

Wallabies captain Michael Hooper pulls out of Pumas Test for 'mindset' reasons
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Wallabies captain Michael Hooper pulls out of Pumas Test for 'mindset' reasons

Aug 6th 2022, 9:34 AM 13,617 Views 7 Comments

Head coach Dave Rennie said Hooper had hidden his internal issues for several weeks.

# courage - Monday 6 December, 2021

Ireland defender Caldwell on the hunt for new club after North Carolina Courage exit
# On The Move
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# On The Move

Ireland defender Caldwell on the hunt for new club after North Carolina Courage exit

Dec 6th 2021, 7:49 PM 3,869 Views 0 Comments

The vastly-experienced Dubliner departs after just one season at the NWSL side.

# courage - Thursday 25 March, 2021

'The engine room, architect, inspiration and leader' - Ireland star extends stay at US champions
# Midfield Maestro
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# Midfield Maestro

'The engine room, architect, inspiration and leader' - Ireland star extends stay at US champions

Mar 25th 2021, 8:50 PM 4,398 Views 1 Comment

Cork’s Denise O’Sullivan has re-signed with North Carolina Courage.

# courage - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Osaka becomes part owner of O'Sullivan and Caldwell's US club
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Osaka becomes part owner of O'Sullivan and Caldwell's US club

Jan 28th 2021, 6:25 PM 4,321 Views 0 Comments

The three-time Grand Slam champion has invested in North Carolina Courage.

# courage - Sunday 28 June, 2020

Ireland star O'Sullivan and Courage team-mates take a knee during US anthem as football returns Stateside
# Black Lives Matter
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# Black Lives Matter

Ireland star O'Sullivan and Courage team-mates take a knee during US anthem as football returns Stateside

Jun 28th 2020, 11:48 AM 5,622 Views 0 Comments

The Cork midfield maestro helped her side to a 2-1 victory.

# courage - Friday 20 December, 2019

Hull City defender gets all-clear after cancer treatment
# Good News
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# Good News

Hull City defender gets all-clear after cancer treatment

Dec 20th 2019, 8:11 AM 4,994 Views 1 Comment

Angus MacDonald has been praised for ‘tremendous courage’ after he was successfully treated.

# courage - Sunday 27 October, 2019

'I just need the ball' - Lavished with praise and awards in the US, Denise O'Sullivan chases more
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# Courage

'I just need the ball' - Lavished with praise and awards in the US, Denise O'Sullivan chases more

Oct 27th 2019, 3:00 PM 31,031 Views 11 Comments

The Republic of Ireland international plays in her third successive NWSL final later tonight after another superb season.

# courage - Friday 19 October, 2018

'I didn't want to be witness to a young life being taken': State honours courageous citizens with National Bravery Awards
# Courage
# Courage

'I didn't want to be witness to a young life being taken': State honours courageous citizens with National Bravery Awards

Oct 19th 2018, 10:30 PM 9,153 Views 1 Comment

The ceremony took place in Farmleigh House in the Phoenix Park and honoured people across the whole country who risked “their own safety to protect their fellow citizens”.

# courage - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

'England are my salvation' - Tottenham's Danny Rose reveals battle with depression
# Courage
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# Courage

'England are my salvation' - Tottenham's Danny Rose reveals battle with depression

Jun 6th 2018, 11:48 PM 4,041 Views 2 Comments

The left-back has laid bare the personal struggles that have affected him deeply since suffering a knee injury at the start of 2017.

# courage - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Scientists have found a way to flip the fear and courage switches in the brain
# Anxiety
# Anxiety

Scientists have found a way to flip the fear and courage switches in the brain

May 6th 2018, 8:30 AM 22,115 Views 11 Comments

Authors of a new study say this development could help people who suffer from phobias, anxiety and PTSD.

# courage - Saturday 17 February, 2018

George Groves suffers suspected dislocated shoulder but successfully defends title against Chris Eubank Jr
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# Courage

George Groves suffers suspected dislocated shoulder but successfully defends title against Chris Eubank Jr

Feb 17th 2018, 11:46 PM 16,650 Views 17 Comments

The judges scored the fight 117-112, 116-112 and 115-113 for a unanimous decision.

# courage - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

'This is a time for political courage not political cowardice' - Zappone calls for leadership on the Eighth
# The Eighth Amendment
# The Eighth Amendment

'This is a time for political courage not political cowardice' - Zappone calls for leadership on the Eighth

Jan 24th 2018, 7:15 PM 12,452 Views 149 Comments

Zappone made reference to those, including Taoiseach Leo Varadkar, who have not spoken.

# courage - Friday 8 December, 2017

Murdered Garda Tony Golden honoured with medal for 'bravery and great courage'
# Scott Medal
# Scott Medal

Murdered Garda Tony Golden honoured with medal for 'bravery and great courage'

Dec 8th 2017, 7:04 PM 11,613 Views 12 Comments

Tony Golden was shot dead while responding to a domestic incident at a home in Omeath in 2015

# courage - Saturday 14 October, 2017

'If he was here today he'd be on cloud nine seeing me going into a championship final'
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# Courage

'If he was here today he'd be on cloud nine seeing me going into a championship final'

Oct 14th 2017, 6:30 AM 6,794 Views 2 Comments

Later today, Cork’s Denise O’Sullivan faces into the biggest game of her career and her late father will be a source of motivation.

# courage - Monday 7 November, 2016

Shannen Doherty accepts award for 'every single cancer patient out there'
# Breast Cancer
# Breast Cancer

Shannen Doherty accepts award for 'every single cancer patient out there'

Nov 7th 2016, 9:45 AM 25,150 Views 20 Comments

Her friend and fellow actor Sarah Michelle Gellar presented her with a Courage Award.

# courage - Sunday 26 June, 2016

'Jeff Hendrick got a dead leg and continued on throughout the whole game'
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'Jeff Hendrick got a dead leg and continued on throughout the whole game'

Jun 26th 2016, 7:34 PM 12,842 Views 17 Comments

Stephen Ward also paid tribute to the Irish stars expected to announce their retirement in the coming days.

# courage - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Serena Williams applauds 'courage' of Maria Sharapova
# Reaction
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# Reaction

Serena Williams applauds 'courage' of Maria Sharapova

Mar 8th 2016, 9:13 PM 6,489 Views 10 Comments

The US star also played down fears the doping bombshell would damage tennis.

# courage - Thursday 16 July, 2015

This emotional Caitlyn Jenner speech has had everyone talking today
# Courage
# Courage

This emotional Caitlyn Jenner speech has had everyone talking today

Jul 16th 2015, 10:00 PM 41,044 Views 403 Comments

At the ESPYs last night the 65-year-old spoke of stories of trans teenagers who had been bullied, beaten up, murdered or who had taken their own lives.

# courage - Friday 13 February, 2015

Former minister Pat Carey on being gay: 'Colleagues sometimes unwittingly said hurtful things'
# Former Minister
# Former Minister

Former minister Pat Carey on being gay: 'Colleagues sometimes unwittingly said hurtful things'

Feb 13th 2015, 10:55 PM 55,754 Views 200 Comments

“To be frank about it I didn’t have the courage, the confidence to talk about it to a wider audience, maybe. I’m sorry about that.”

# courage - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

He saved lives during the Paris attacks - now he's been granted citizenship
# Courage
# Courage

He saved lives during the Paris attacks - now he's been granted citizenship

Jan 20th 2015, 9:02 PM 29,388 Views 40 Comments

Lassana Bathily, from Mali, told people to go into the freezer during the attack on the kosher supermarket.

# courage - Thursday 8 January, 2015

'It's a pure rugby decision. You've got to admire his balls' - O'Gara praises Hanrahan
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# Courage

'It's a pure rugby decision. You've got to admire his balls' - O'Gara praises Hanrahan

Jan 8th 2015, 9:30 PM 26,875 Views 36 Comments

ROG says he understands why the 22-year-old has backed himself by making the switch to the Premiership.

# courage - Thursday 17 July, 2014

'Have the courage to be yourself' - Michael Sam's moving awards speech
# Role Model
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# Role Model

'Have the courage to be yourself' - Michael Sam's moving awards speech

Jul 17th 2014, 1:05 PM 3,498 Views 1 Comment

The NFL’s first openly gay player delivered inspiring words at the ESPY ceremony last night.

Was this the bravest individual effort of this year's Tour de France?
# Courage
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Was this the bravest individual effort of this year's Tour de France?

Jul 17th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,794 Views 2 Comments

Andrew Talansky finished over 30 minutes behind the stage winner.

# courage - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Australia's five-time Olympic gold medallist Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay
# Courage
# Courage

Australia's five-time Olympic gold medallist Ian Thorpe reveals he is gay

Jul 13th 2014, 12:11 PM 32,515 Views 74 Comments

The swimmer said he had “wanted to come out” for some time, but didn’t feel as if he could make the admission.

# courage - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Why women love Sheryl Sandberg: 'She just makes sense'
# Cult Status
# Cult Status

Why women love Sheryl Sandberg: 'She just makes sense'

Apr 19th 2014, 9:05 AM 13,443 Views 26 Comments

The billionaire was in town this week and the crowd loved her. But what makes Sheryl Sandberg the rock star of the business world.

# courage - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Dublin man becomes oldest to complete the North Channel Swim
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Dublin man becomes oldest to complete the North Channel Swim

Jun 19th 2013, 11:57 AM 9,223 Views 15 Comments

Fergal Somerville spent over 12 hours in open water while raising money for the Irish Cancer Society last weekend.

# courage - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Vincent Kompany played on with a concussion last night
# Warrior
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# Warrior

Vincent Kompany played on with a concussion last night

Jun 8th 2013, 2:03 PM 3,534 Views 8 Comments

Not your average footballer, the Belgium captain.

# courage - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Barca coach: Real not brave enough to play youngsters
# La Liga
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# La Liga

Barca coach: Real not brave enough to play youngsters

Nov 3rd 2012, 7:14 AM 628 Views 0 Comments

The Catalan club are never afraid to give youth its chance, but they can’t say the same for their biggest rivals.

# courage - Monday 15 October, 2012

Nick Leeson: I'm not a motivational speaker. THIS GUY is.
# Opinion
# Opinion

Nick Leeson: I'm not a motivational speaker. THIS GUY is.

Oct 15th 2012, 7:00 AM 286 Views 7 Comments

Former trader Nick Leeson is a regular on the after-dinner speaking circuit – but he was blown away by the story of Aron Ralston, with whom he recently shared a stage…

# courage - Thursday 22 March, 2012

7/7 survivor vying for Paralympics spot
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7/7 survivor vying for Paralympics spot

Mar 22nd 2012, 1:06 PM 448 Views 1 Comment

Martine Wright lost both legs in the London bombings but has made a remarkable journey to be on the verge of competing at August’s games.

# courage - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

The long road back: Cork hurler facing up to his biggest challenge
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The long road back: Cork hurler facing up to his biggest challenge

Mar 6th 2012, 12:32 PM 5,638 Views 3 Comments

Former intermediate hurling star Des Fitzgerald suffered temporary paralysis playing for Charleville in October but a hunger to get back to his old self drives him on.

# courage - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Dunne commends brave Given following Swansea performance
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Dunne commends brave Given following Swansea performance

Nov 29th 2011, 4:51 PM 759 Views 0 Comments

The defender has praised his Ireland teammate for his exemplary performance on Sunday.