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#Cruel

# cruel - Thursday 29 July, 2021

'She's done rowing in Ireland proud and she can hold her head high knowing what she's done'
# Shock
From The42
# Shock

'She's done rowing in Ireland proud and she can hold her head high knowing what she's done'

Jul 29th 2021, 9:06 AM 13,961 Views 8 Comments

Rowing team chief Fearghal O’Callaghan reflected on a ‘bittersweet’ day.

# cruel - Monday 15 February, 2021

Dan Leavy's season is over after undergoing a knee procedure
# Sidelined
From The42
# Sidelined

Dan Leavy's season is over after undergoing a knee procedure

Feb 15th 2021, 2:25 PM 32,173 Views 29 Comments

The 26-year-old has been dealt another tough injury blow.

# cruel - Wednesday 13 January, 2021

More injury woe as another knee setback rules Leitrim star out in Australia once again
# Cruel
From The42
# Cruel

More injury woe as another knee setback rules Leitrim star out in Australia once again

Jan 13th 2021, 4:32 PM 5,763 Views 0 Comments

Fremantle are ‘devastated’ for Áine Tighe, who is unlikely to feature in 2021 after suffering a medial meniscus tear.

# cruel - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Another setback for Joey Carbery as Munster out-half ruled out indefinitely
# Cruel
From The42
# Cruel

Another setback for Joey Carbery as Munster out-half ruled out indefinitely

Aug 18th 2020, 11:58 AM 49,650 Views 78 Comments

The 24-year-old first suffered his ankle injury over a year ago with Ireland.

Leinster hopeful of McFadden return before contract expires
# Last Chapter
From The42
# Last Chapter

Leinster hopeful of McFadden return before contract expires

Aug 18th 2020, 10:47 AM 4,587 Views 3 Comments

The 34-year-old is set to retire from professional rugby in October.

# cruel - Monday 17 August, 2020

Big blow for Leinster's McFadden as injury rules him out for six weeks
# Cruel
From The42
# Cruel

Big blow for Leinster's McFadden as injury rules him out for six weeks

Aug 17th 2020, 3:11 PM 5,947 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, centre Conor O’Brien will be absent for several months.

# cruel - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Retiring France centre Fofana ruled out of World Cup
# Cruel
From The42
# Cruel

Retiring France centre Fofana ruled out of World Cup

Sep 21st 2019, 6:07 PM 13,942 Views 7 Comments

Uncapped Pierre-Louis Barassi has been called up.

# cruel - Monday 12 August, 2019

Major blow for Wales as Gareth Anscombe ruled out of the World Cup
# Cruel
From The42
# Cruel

Major blow for Wales as Gareth Anscombe ruled out of the World Cup

Aug 12th 2019, 2:05 PM 14,598 Views 18 Comments

The 28-year-old suffered an ACL injury against England yesterday.

# cruel - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Ireland's Sean O'Brien has been ruled out of the World Cup
# Cruel
From The42
# Cruel

Ireland's Sean O'Brien has been ruled out of the World Cup

May 26th 2019, 3:09 PM 52,428 Views 87 Comments

The 32-year-old will undergo hip surgery and miss six months of action.

# cruel - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Major Six Nations blow for Wales as Faletau fractures his arm
# Unlucky
From The42
# Unlucky

Major Six Nations blow for Wales as Faletau fractures his arm

Jan 15th 2019, 9:51 AM 5,125 Views 5 Comments

The 28-year-old was making his Bath comeback from another broken forearm.

# cruel - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Outrage in New Zealand as six baby seals found decapitated
# Cruel
# Cruel

Outrage in New Zealand as six baby seals found decapitated

Dec 19th 2018, 7:20 AM 12,998 Views 12 Comments

The crimes have been described as “disturbing, brutal and violent”.

# cruel - Saturday 10 November, 2018

'He's gutted' - O'Brien breaks his arm during Ireland's win over Argentina
# No Luck
From The42
# No Luck

'He's gutted' - O'Brien breaks his arm during Ireland's win over Argentina

Nov 10th 2018, 8:44 PM 22,108 Views 15 Comments

The 31-year-old suffered the injury in the first half at the Aviva Stadium.

# cruel - Saturday 3 March, 2018

Killer blow as Cheetahs edge Connacht at the death with last minute kick
# Cruel
From The42
# Cruel

Killer blow as Cheetahs edge Connacht at the death with last minute kick

Mar 3rd 2018, 8:27 PM 14,230 Views 30 Comments

A Niel Marais penalty in the last minute denied Connacht what looked set to be a historic victory in South Africa on Saturday.

# cruel - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Watch: Dramatic 95th minute equaliser denies Dinamo Minsk first title in 13 years
# Cruel
From The42
# Cruel

Watch: Dramatic 95th minute equaliser denies Dinamo Minsk first title in 13 years

Nov 26th 2017, 4:02 PM 6,100 Views 0 Comments

An incredible stoppage time equaliser meant BATE Borisov denied Minsk their first league title since 2004.

# cruel - Saturday 23 September, 2017

Tunisia to end 'inhuman' forced anal examinations on 'suspected homosexuals'
# North Africa
# North Africa

Tunisia to end 'inhuman' forced anal examinations on 'suspected homosexuals'

Sep 23rd 2017, 10:30 AM 24,003 Views 85 Comments

Foreign and local rights groups have condemned the practice of the forced exams as “cruel” and “inhuman”.

# cruel - Monday 10 October, 2016

Cathal Sheridan breaks leg in AIL game days after signing short-term Munster contract
# Cruel
From The42
# Cruel

Cathal Sheridan breaks leg in AIL game days after signing short-term Munster contract

Oct 10th 2016, 4:34 PM 8,679 Views 21 Comments

Meanwhile, Keith Earls and Dave Kilcoyne are following return to play protocols ahead of the trip to Paris.

# cruel - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Police have seized four owls in Armagh
# Eye Opening
# Eye Opening

Police have seized four owls in Armagh

Dec 8th 2015, 4:13 PM 11,213 Views 23 Comments

Members of the public have been encouraged to come forward and report any similar offences.

# cruel - Saturday 5 September, 2015

Disaster for Wales as Halfpenny and Webb suffer injuries in Italy win
# RWC Doubts
From The42
# RWC Doubts

Disaster for Wales as Halfpenny and Webb suffer injuries in Italy win

Sep 5th 2015, 7:34 PM 18,732 Views 22 Comments

Both players picked up what looked like serious injuries.

# cruel - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

"It's just cruel" - 80-year-old man with one leg has been living on daughter's couch for last year
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

"It's just cruel" - 80-year-old man with one leg has been living on daughter's couch for last year

Sep 1st 2015, 11:43 AM 18,021 Views 54 Comments

George Chalkley is sharing a house with seven others, despite being a “high priority” for Dublin City Council’s housing section.

# cruel - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Man arrested for animal cruelty after Staffie found with mouth taped shut
# South Carolina
# South Carolina

Man arrested for animal cruelty after Staffie found with mouth taped shut

Jun 2nd 2015, 6:05 PM 27,043 Views 35 Comments

Warning: This article contains a graphic photo of the dog’s injuries.

# cruel - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

This guy's ingenious mates just tricked him into getting stuck on a lamppost
# Out Cold
From The Daily Edge
# Out Cold

This guy's ingenious mates just tricked him into getting stuck on a lamppost

Jan 28th 2015, 7:37 AM 4,900 Views 2 Comments

“Oh, guess this is my life now”.

# cruel - Friday 23 January, 2015

Someone in Florida keeps slashing pelicans' pouches so they starve
# Cruel
# Cruel

Someone in Florida keeps slashing pelicans' pouches so they starve

Jan 23rd 2015, 9:42 PM 22,123 Views 64 Comments

“They have a slow and agonising death until they starve to death.”

# cruel - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Major blow for Connacht as Bundee Aki ruled out for up to 10 weeks
# Cruel
From The42
# Cruel

Major blow for Connacht as Bundee Aki ruled out for up to 10 weeks

Jan 15th 2015, 5:01 PM 5,526 Views 11 Comments

The 24-year-old centre will undergo surgery on his ankle next week.

# cruel - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

12 weeks out for Leinster's McLaughlin as frustrating season continues
# Cruel
From The42
# Cruel

12 weeks out for Leinster's McLaughlin as frustrating season continues

Dec 30th 2014, 4:52 PM 2,897 Views 1 Comment

The back row will be sidelined after picking up a shoulder injury against Connacht.

# cruel - Monday 22 December, 2014

Lad wakes up his roommate mid-slumber and scares the utter bejaysus out of him
# My Heart
From The Daily Edge
# My Heart

Lad wakes up his roommate mid-slumber and scares the utter bejaysus out of him

Dec 22nd 2014, 3:07 PM 3,795 Views 0 Comments

His reaction is quite something.

# cruel - Friday 21 November, 2014

Horses shot and left for dead on Cork/ Limerick border
# Cruel
# Cruel

Horses shot and left for dead on Cork/ Limerick border

Nov 21st 2014, 2:15 PM 26,826 Views 66 Comments

WARNING: This story contains some images of a graphic nature.

# cruel - Friday 29 August, 2014

11 simple pranks that are just too cruel for words
# Pure Evil
From The Daily Edge
# Pure Evil

11 simple pranks that are just too cruel for words

Aug 29th 2014, 9:30 PM 59,460 Views 39 Comments

Stop the madness.

# cruel - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

Authorities investigating viral video of man kicking squirrel into the Grand Canyon
# Jackasses
From The Daily Edge
# Jackasses

Authorities investigating viral video of man kicking squirrel into the Grand Canyon

Aug 5th 2014, 8:12 AM 3,499 Views 2 Comments

The shocking video emerged online over the weekend.

# cruel - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

The killer clown prank returns... and it's just as terrifying as the first
# Ye Clown
From The Daily Edge
# Ye Clown

The killer clown prank returns... and it's just as terrifying as the first

Jun 17th 2014, 8:31 AM 5,037 Views 3 Comments

A delightful start to your day.

# cruel - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

CHALLENGE: Can you pronounce these baffling Irish names?
# Ah Here
From The Daily Edge
# Ah Here

CHALLENGE: Can you pronounce these baffling Irish names?

Jul 23rd 2013, 8:30 PM 113,430 Views 359 Comments

No offence intended, but if your parents gave you one of these names you have every right to hate them.

# cruel - Monday 21 May, 2012

Olympic heartbreak as McCambridge misses out on marathon place
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Olympic heartbreak as McCambridge misses out on marathon place

May 21st 2012, 3:07 PM 4,586 Views 2 Comments

Caitriona Jennings, Linda Byrne and Ava Hutchinson will represent Ireland in the women’s marathon at London 2012.

# cruel - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Sick to his stomach: Niland laments missed opportunity against Djokovic
# Kitchen Nightmare
From The42
# Kitchen Nightmare

Sick to his stomach: Niland laments missed opportunity against Djokovic

Aug 31st 2011, 10:39 AM 696 Views 3 Comments

Irish ace was cruelly forced to retire ill due to a case of food poisoning on the biggest day of his career yestersday.