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#Hammer Blow

# hammer-blow - Saturday 4 December, 2021

Chelsea stunned as Masuaku's stroke of luck lifts West Ham
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Chelsea stunned as Masuaku's stroke of luck lifts West Ham

Dec 4th 2021, 2:41 PM 5,649 Views 8 Comments

It was the Blues’ first defeat in their last 13 games in all competitions.

# hammer-blow - Tuesday 29 June, 2021

'A hammer-blow': Hospitality sector lashes out at last-minute decision to delay reopening of indoor dining
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# Remain Outdoors

'A hammer-blow': Hospitality sector lashes out at last-minute decision to delay reopening of indoor dining

Jun 29th 2021, 4:05 PM 32,075 Views 99 Comments

The hospitality sector is not happy.

# hammer-blow - Saturday 15 May, 2021

West Ham rescue late draw at Brighton but Champions League hopes hang by thread
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West Ham rescue late draw at Brighton but Champions League hopes hang by thread

May 15th 2021, 10:24 PM 4,283 Views 3 Comments

Said Benrahma scored his first West Ham goal with just three minutes to go after Danny Welbeck’s 50th Premier League strike.

# hammer-blow - Sunday 9 May, 2021

David Moyes admits ‘defeat might be costly’ as Champions League hopes fade
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David Moyes admits ‘defeat might be costly’ as Champions League hopes fade

May 9th 2021, 8:19 PM 5,329 Views 2 Comments

West Ham were beaten 1-0 by Everton.

# hammer-blow - Saturday 6 February, 2021

David Moyes 'embarrassed' for Mike Dean over controversial Soucek red card
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David Moyes 'embarrassed' for Mike Dean over controversial Soucek red card

Feb 6th 2021, 7:55 PM 13,103 Views 16 Comments

Referee Mike Dean sent the Czech off following an extensive pitchside VAR review.

# hammer-blow - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

West Ham strike late to boost survival hopes and dent Chelsea’s top four tilt
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West Ham strike late to boost survival hopes and dent Chelsea’s top four tilt

Jul 1st 2020, 10:42 PM 8,736 Views 12 Comments

Yarmolenko’s dramatic winner meant West Ham completed an unlikely double over the Blues this season.

# hammer-blow - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Major blow for Ireland as star player Peat ruled out for remainder of Six Nations
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# Injury Update

Major blow for Ireland as star player Peat ruled out for remainder of Six Nations

Feb 25th 2020, 3:38 PM 7,550 Views 3 Comments

An ankle injury has forced 39-year-old prop Lindsay Peat out.

# hammer-blow - Friday 31 January, 2020

Awful luck as Leitrim star to miss 2020 AFLW season after confirmation of another ACL injury
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# Hammer Blow

Awful luck as Leitrim star to miss 2020 AFLW season after confirmation of another ACL injury

Jan 31st 2020, 9:05 AM 4,055 Views 1 Comment

Fremantle’s Áine Tighe will undergo surgery next week as she stays in Australia to rehab.

# hammer-blow - Friday 15 November, 2019

Yang blames 'unprofessional' drug testers for incident when he smashed blood vial with hammer
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# Swimming

Yang blames 'unprofessional' drug testers for incident when he smashed blood vial with hammer

Nov 15th 2019, 11:08 AM 5,751 Views 2 Comments

The triple Olympic champion appeared at a rare public CAS hearing.

# hammer-blow - Monday 4 March, 2019

'You're talking about an English player' - time to move on from Declan Rice saga, says Seamus Coleman
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'You're talking about an English player' - time to move on from Declan Rice saga, says Seamus Coleman

Mar 4th 2019, 8:49 AM 13,898 Views 21 Comments

The Donegal native helped Everton to a Merseyside derby draw yesterday.

# hammer-blow - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

'A huge blow for us' - Sean Maguire out for eight weeks with hamstring injury
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'A huge blow for us' - Sean Maguire out for eight weeks with hamstring injury

Aug 1st 2018, 10:26 AM 7,326 Views 3 Comments

The Ireland and Preston striker is facing a spell on the sidelines.

# hammer-blow - Thursday 10 May, 2018

'A massive black mark on Ireland' - Calls for review of planning laws after Apple scraps Athenry plan
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# Hammer Blow

'A massive black mark on Ireland' - Calls for review of planning laws after Apple scraps Athenry plan

May 10th 2018, 6:27 PM 118,571 Views 342 Comments

Planning delays have scuppered the plans.

# hammer-blow - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

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 38,303 Views 31 Comments

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

# hammer-blow - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Setback for Cork footballers as Powter likely to miss rest of league due to injury
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Setback for Cork footballers as Powter likely to miss rest of league due to injury

Jan 31st 2018, 3:49 PM 5,265 Views 5 Comments

The 20-year-old damaged his hamstring against Tipperary last Saturday night.

# hammer-blow - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Masterclass from Irish youngster and an Obiang screamer sees Spurs held at Wembley
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Masterclass from Irish youngster and an Obiang screamer sees Spurs held at Wembley

Updated Jan 4th 2018, 10:54 PM 36,644 Views 73 Comments

Eighteen-year-old Declan Rice stood out for West Ham in a monumental defensive effort.

# hammer-blow - Thursday 9 November, 2017

Cruel blow for in-form Earls as training injury set to rule him out of series
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Cruel blow for in-form Earls as training injury set to rule him out of series

Nov 9th 2017, 3:16 PM 8,020 Views 12 Comments

The Munster man is replaced in Ireland’s starting XV by team-mate Andrew Conway.

# hammer-blow - Friday 29 September, 2017

Mourinho confirms Paul Pogba is a long-term absentee with hamstring injury
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Mourinho confirms Paul Pogba is a long-term absentee with hamstring injury

Sep 29th 2017, 2:54 PM 6,093 Views 20 Comments

The Man United manager has been unable to put a timescale on his return.

# hammer-blow - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

Man United anxiously wait on Pogba scan but midfielder faces 'weeks' out
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Man United anxiously wait on Pogba scan but midfielder faces 'weeks' out

Sep 13th 2017, 2:06 PM 4,702 Views 22 Comments

The French international sustained the injury during last night’s Champions League win over Basel.

# hammer-blow - Friday 11 August, 2017

Waterford without de Búrca for All-Ireland semi-final as last-ditch appeal fails
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# End Of The Line

Waterford without de Búrca for All-Ireland semi-final as last-ditch appeal fails

Aug 11th 2017, 8:05 AM 20,265 Views 94 Comments

The DRA backed the proposed one-match ban following a late-night hearing.

# hammer-blow - Monday 16 January, 2017

Sean Cronin to miss Six Nations after Leinster confirm 'significant' hamstring injury
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# Hammer Blow

Sean Cronin to miss Six Nations after Leinster confirm 'significant' hamstring injury

Jan 16th 2017, 2:24 PM 16,501 Views 37 Comments

The hooker is set to be out until the end of March.

# hammer-blow - Friday 6 January, 2017

Celtic want more than €23m for Dembele
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Celtic want more than €23m for Dembele

Jan 6th 2017, 6:55 PM 9,895 Views 26 Comments

Reported West Ham target Moussa Dembele is worth more than €23 million to Celtic, says assistant manager Chris Davies.

# hammer-blow - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Lukaku and Barkley give West Ham the blues
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Lukaku and Barkley give West Ham the blues

Oct 30th 2016, 3:49 PM 4,456 Views 2 Comments

Everton closed in on the Premier League’s top five with a home victory over struggling West Ham.

# hammer-blow - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Massive blow for Dublin as James McCarthy reportedly suffers knee ligament damage
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Massive blow for Dublin as James McCarthy reportedly suffers knee ligament damage

Jul 19th 2016, 10:29 AM 15,539 Views 26 Comments

The wing-back could miss up to six weeks after landing awkwardly on his knee at training last week.

# hammer-blow - Friday 3 June, 2016

Irish women's Euros hopes all but ended by Finland rout
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Irish women's Euros hopes all but ended by Finland rout

Jun 3rd 2016, 7:06 PM 5,040 Views 2 Comments

Sue Ronan’s side desperately needed to claim the three points in Valkeakoski.

# hammer-blow - Monday 9 May, 2016

'Crazy, fuming, more angry than disappointed': Bilic demands response against Man Utd
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'Crazy, fuming, more angry than disappointed': Bilic demands response against Man Utd

May 9th 2016, 2:16 PM 8,546 Views 10 Comments

West Ham and their final ever game at Upton Park are a massive penultimate hurdle to Louis van Gaal’s Champions League ambitions.

# hammer-blow - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

Heartbreak for AVB on Portugal return as Benfica claim last-minute win
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# Hammer Blow

Heartbreak for AVB on Portugal return as Benfica claim last-minute win

Feb 16th 2016, 10:06 PM 6,354 Views 0 Comments

Jonas’s late strike consigned Zenit St Petersburg to defeat in the first leg of their last-16 clash.

# hammer-blow - Saturday 7 November, 2015

This is not the news Martin O'Neill wanted so close to Ireland's Euro 2016 play-off
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This is not the news Martin O'Neill wanted so close to Ireland's Euro 2016 play-off

Nov 7th 2015, 6:15 PM 35,697 Views 20 Comments

Sam Allardyce claims John O’Shea is out of the second-leg.

# hammer-blow - Friday 29 May, 2015

Major blow for Munster with O'Mahony and Murray ruled out of Pro12 final
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Major blow for Munster with O'Mahony and Murray ruled out of Pro12 final

May 29th 2015, 12:05 PM 7,651 Views 20 Comments

The influential Ireland internationals are both missing through injury.

# hammer-blow - Monday 23 March, 2015

Dublin hit by injury blow as Eoghan O'Gara to miss rest of season with ligament damage
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Dublin hit by injury blow as Eoghan O'Gara to miss rest of season with ligament damage

Mar 23rd 2015, 9:31 PM 5,909 Views 17 Comments

The full forward sustained the injury in a club game at the weekend.

# hammer-blow - Saturday 16 August, 2014

Dream start for Pochettino as Tottenham grab a last-gasp derby win at West Ham
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Dream start for Pochettino as Tottenham grab a last-gasp derby win at West Ham

Aug 16th 2014, 5:20 PM 3,461 Views 3 Comments

Summer signing, 20 year-old defender Eric Dier, ventured up-field to score game-winner in the second minute of injury-time.

# hammer-blow - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

Negredo sends Man City to Wembley in style
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Negredo sends Man City to Wembley in style

Jan 21st 2014, 9:50 PM 5,813 Views 11 Comments

The title hopefuls completed a 9-0 aggregate win over a sorry West Ham.

# hammer-blow - Friday 20 December, 2013

David Moyes reveals Nani setback ahead of West Ham clash
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David Moyes reveals Nani setback ahead of West Ham clash

Dec 20th 2013, 4:45 PM 3,269 Views 11 Comments

The Portuguese winger is facing a spell on the injury list.

# hammer-blow - Friday 19 July, 2013

Quadruple bogey halts Clarke charge at The Open but Westwood birdies it up
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Quadruple bogey halts Clarke charge at The Open but Westwood birdies it up

Jul 19th 2013, 12:00 PM 6,816 Views 4 Comments

Tiger Woods and Graeme McDowell set off just before 10am in pursuit of tournament leader Zach Johnson.

# hammer-blow - Saturday 5 January, 2013

VIDEO: Van Persie scores wonder goal to rescue United
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VIDEO: Van Persie scores wonder goal to rescue United

Jan 5th 2013, 7:37 PM 7,211 Views 19 Comments

The Dutchman took down a raking, 60-yard Giggs pass with his left and swung a lusty right boot.

# hammer-blow - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Former Olympic champion fails drugs test
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Former Olympic champion fails drugs test

Dec 15th 2012, 9:55 AM 1,105 Views 0 Comments

Olga Kuzenkova is under investigation after samples taken in 2005 tested positive.

# hammer-blow - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

O’Shea now also a major doubt for Macedonia game
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O’Shea now also a major doubt for Macedonia game

Mar 16th 2011, 1:00 PM 216 Views 0 Comments

Manchester United defender picked up a hamstring strain during last night’s Champions League action.