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# Cruciate Curse

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Limerick All-Star winning defender out for rest of season with cruciate injury
Richie English’s injury setback was confirmed after today’s win over Cork.
'It was completely torn, ruptured, gone... but I would have regretted it if I hadn't tried it'
A devastating cruciate injury denied Nicole Owens the chance to play in Dublin’s recent All-Ireland final win – but she didn’t go down without a fight.
'Devastated for her... but she's still around the group and she's so positive'
A cruel blow for Dublin star forward Nicole Owens, who misses the All-Ireland final after knee surgery.
Tipperary confirm Maher tore cruciate in Sunday's game against Limerick
The attacker was taken off before half-time in Semple Stadium.
'Ignorance is bliss' - Playing on a torn cruciate for 10 months but missing All-Ireland glory
Kildare captain Grace Clifford casts her mind back to a whirlwind time.
'I felt everything and I just knew myself it was gone - it's just a pity it happened at this point'
Injury-stricken Ailbhe Davoren will be watching on as her Galway side face holders Dublin in the All-Ireland semi-final today.
Talented young forward suffers cruciate injury to add to Clare's squad woes
Aron Shanagher won’t feature in 2018.
Cruel blow as Clare hurler suffers second serious knee injury in the space of 6 months
Oisin O’Brien is set to miss the rest of the 2017 season.
'The highs of the All-Ireland seem a long way when you’re trying to get off the couch in crutches'
Clare’s Pat Donnellan is on a road to recovery after tearing his cruciate.
Injury rules Ger Aylward out of All-Ireland junior club final
There are fears the Kilkenny man may miss some of this year’s championship.
'I was in serious pain' - Colin Walshe on playing through his cruciate ligament injury
Colin Walshe tells how he managed to struggle on.
Donie Shine awaits scan results as his season swings in the balance
The Roscommon attacker tells us he’s still getting over the disappointment of Sunday’s semi final defeat.
The cruciate curse continues - Conor Gillespie ruled out of 2014 for Meath
Meath need a new midfield partnership now as Gillespie is their latest injury for 2014.
Blow for Cork footballers as Deane hit by cruciate tear
Scans confirm the worst after Deane injured his knee in training this week.
Westmeath's Gavin back after burn accident - Cavan hit by cruciate setback
Mixed injury news for the footballers of Westmeath and Cavan.
Cruciate fears as Cork's Colm O'Neill waits on knee scan
The Ballyclough man was stretchered off during Cork’s Division 1 win over Donegal last night.
Cruel blow as cruciate op rules Ronan out for the season
Munster flanker Niall Ronan learned yesterday that he will need surgery to repair recent cruciate ligament damage.
Rebels rocked by Goold cruciate blow
Cork’s David Goold could miss most of the 2012 season with a cruciate ligament injury.