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#head injury

# head-injury - Last week 20th November 2022 - 26th November 2022

Allowing Iran keeper to play on after head injury an ‘utter disgrace’
# Player Welfare
From The42
# Player Welfare

Allowing Iran keeper to play on after head injury an ‘utter disgrace’

Nov 21st 2022, 3:42 PM 7,778 Views 0 Comments

Beiranvand collided with team-mate Majid Hosseini during Iran’s World Cup opener against England.

White to serve 12-day stand down after being allowed to play on against Ireland
# Concussion
From The42
# Concussion

White to serve 12-day stand down after being allowed to play on against Ireland

Nov 20th 2022, 7:51 PM 14,828 Views 6 Comments

The Wallabies scrum-half appeared to stumble twice but passed an off-field HIA.

# head-injury - This month November 2022

Jurgen Klopp defends Liverpool’s handling of James Milner’s concussion injury
# Premier League
From The42
# Premier League

Jurgen Klopp defends Liverpool’s handling of James Milner’s concussion injury

Nov 4th 2022, 1:11 PM 5,392 Views 9 Comments

The midfielder is unavailable for Sunday’s trip to Tottenham after being forced off against Napoli.

# head-injury - This year 2022

What happened to Johnny Sexton and how can he play this weekend?
# HIA
From The42
# HIA

What happened to Johnny Sexton and how can he play this weekend?

Jul 5th 2022, 5:00 PM 22,851 Views 28 Comments

The Ireland captain was forced off against New Zealand last weekend but is available for the second Test.

Ryan back training but Leinster 'not going to rush' his recovery from concussion
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

Ryan back training but Leinster 'not going to rush' his recovery from concussion

Updated Apr 5th 2022, 8:44 AM 12,435 Views 10 Comments

However, Johnny Sexton is set for his return for the province this weekend.

Sexton certain that IRFU and Leinster will take best care of James Ryan
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

Sexton certain that IRFU and Leinster will take best care of James Ryan

Updated Mar 16th 2022, 8:32 AM 32,423 Views 19 Comments

The Ireland captain believes that 20-year-old lock Joe McCarthy has strong potential.

Ryan's latest head injury the big concern as Ireland consider changes to XV
# Concussion
From The42
# Concussion

Ryan's latest head injury the big concern as Ireland consider changes to XV

Updated Mar 14th 2022, 8:23 AM 39,991 Views 46 Comments

The second row has been sidelined by blows to the head on several occasions recently.

Edinburgh centre Taylor retires at 25
# Misfortune
From The42
# Misfortune

Edinburgh centre Taylor retires at 25

Jan 13th 2022, 7:47 PM 8,545 Views 1 Comment

He has not played for the Scottish club this season due to concussion.

# head-injury - Last year 2021

'This is part of the solution along with better tackle technique and education'
# Head Guard
From The42
# Head Guard

'This is part of the solution along with better tackle technique and education'

Nov 21st 2021, 8:15 AM 13,860 Views 4 Comments

Over 120 professional rugby players are now using the N-Pro head guard.

Williams on track to return from head injury for Lions' first Test
# Injury Update
From The42
# Injury Update

Williams on track to return from head injury for Lions' first Test

Jul 19th 2021, 11:13 AM 3,609 Views 1 Comment

The Irish contingent are all fit and available to face the Springboks.

France defender Pavard reveals he was 'knocked out for 10-15 seconds' before playing on
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

France defender Pavard reveals he was 'knocked out for 10-15 seconds' before playing on

Jun 16th 2021, 10:37 AM 14,269 Views 15 Comments

All 24 teams at Euro 2020 signed a ‘concussion charter’ designed to improve the care of players during games.

Johnny Sexton 'not a million miles away' from making return for Leinster
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

Johnny Sexton 'not a million miles away' from making return for Leinster

Apr 30th 2021, 2:04 PM 4,948 Views 1 Comment

The 35-year-old Ireland captain is back training but hasn’t done contact.

Captain Johnny Sexton ruled out of Leinster's clash with La Rochelle
# Sidelined
From The42
# Sidelined

Captain Johnny Sexton ruled out of Leinster's clash with La Rochelle

Apr 27th 2021, 2:27 PM 12,526 Views 19 Comments

The 35-year-old continues to be sidelined due to a head injury.

Leinster will 'wait and see' as Sexton remains sidelined with head injury
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

Leinster will 'wait and see' as Sexton remains sidelined with head injury

Apr 20th 2021, 7:15 AM 5,361 Views 21 Comments

The out-half will miss this weekend’s clash with Munster.

Sexton sidelined but Leinster set for boost of returning players against Munster
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

Sexton sidelined but Leinster set for boost of returning players against Munster

Apr 19th 2021, 2:29 PM 15,831 Views 25 Comments

The 35-year-old suffered a head injury against Exeter two weekends ago.

Ireland expect to be without Caelan Doris 'for the foreseeable future'
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

Ireland expect to be without Caelan Doris 'for the foreseeable future'

Feb 18th 2021, 2:24 PM 18,253 Views 9 Comments

However, Ireland head coach Andy Farrell expects to have several players back from injury for the Italy game.

France's Marchand says 'nobody else is in Sexton's shoes' after head injury
# Protocols
From The42
# Protocols

France's Marchand says 'nobody else is in Sexton's shoes' after head injury

Feb 9th 2021, 8:45 PM 19,638 Views 12 Comments

The Ireland captain was forced off injured against Wales last weekend.

# head-injury - All time

'I'm luckily not suffering from symptoms so I didn't feel it was right to get involved'
# The42 Rugby Weekly
From The42
# The42 Rugby Weekly

'I'm luckily not suffering from symptoms so I didn't feel it was right to get involved'

Dec 10th 2020, 9:35 PM 51,169 Views 12 Comments

Bernard Jackman told The42 Rugby Weekly about his experiences with concussion.

Rugby's biggest problem rears it head as ex-players consider legal action
# Brain Injury
From The42
# Brain Injury

Rugby's biggest problem rears it head as ex-players consider legal action

Dec 8th 2020, 5:47 PM 13,925 Views 14 Comments

Ex-England hooker Steve Thompson has been diagnosed with early onset dementia and probable CTE.

Sickening clash of heads leaves Wolves striker Jimenez with a fractured skull
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

Sickening clash of heads leaves Wolves striker Jimenez with a fractured skull

Nov 30th 2020, 10:26 AM 6,976 Views 2 Comments

The Mexican international has undergone surgery after he was involved in an incident with Arsenal defender David Luiz on Sunday.

'I got a bit of a scare' - Murray on injury worry during 'embarrassing' defeat to England
# Recovered
From The42
# Recovered

'I got a bit of a scare' - Murray on injury worry during 'embarrassing' defeat to England

Aug 28th 2019, 3:00 PM 15,755 Views 19 Comments

The Munster scrum-half was back in full training on Monday and yesterday.

Leigh Halfpenny set for return after three months sidelined with concussion
# 6 Nations
From The42
# 6 Nations

Leigh Halfpenny set for return after three months sidelined with concussion

Feb 12th 2019, 11:43 AM 4,694 Views 2 Comments

The Wales fullback came through symptom-free after contact training with Scarlets last week.

Ireland expect Johnny Sexton to 'bounce back quickly' after failing HIA
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

Ireland expect Johnny Sexton to 'bounce back quickly' after failing HIA

Feb 9th 2019, 5:13 PM 12,647 Views 22 Comments

The experienced out-half was replaced by Joey Carbery in the first half of the win over Scotland.

'It's tough to see someone like Dippy have to retire at a young age'
# Brain Injury
From The42
# Brain Injury

'It's tough to see someone like Dippy have to retire at a young age'

Sep 11th 2018, 6:30 AM 6,942 Views 4 Comments

Leinster’s Jack Conan was sad to see his former team-mate forced to hang up his boots.

Ireland international Dominic Ryan forced to retire due to concussion
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

Ireland international Dominic Ryan forced to retire due to concussion

Sep 8th 2018, 9:15 AM 41,613 Views 36 Comments

The 28-year-old played for Leicester Tigers last season.

'Armpit line' introduced in English cup as trials to lower tackle height continue
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

'Armpit line' introduced in English cup as trials to lower tackle height continue

Jul 25th 2018, 11:28 AM 7,680 Views 9 Comments

Rugby authorities are hoping to see a reduction in the number of concussions being sustained in tackles.

Laois captain Attride ruled out of Leinster final after suffering horror double skull fracture
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

Laois captain Attride ruled out of Leinster final after suffering horror double skull fracture

Jun 11th 2018, 10:33 AM 7,854 Views 10 Comments

Stephen Attride is facing a long spell on the sidelines.

Cork forward Robbie O'Flynn to make full recovery following suspected concussion
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

Cork forward Robbie O'Flynn to make full recovery following suspected concussion

May 21st 2018, 12:04 PM 7,859 Views 2 Comments

O’Flynn was stretchered off in a neck brace during yesterday’s win over Clare.

'A living nightmare': Fundraiser for Belfast man put in coma after suffering head injury in Sydney
# Michael Hyndman
# Michael Hyndman

'A living nightmare': Fundraiser for Belfast man put in coma after suffering head injury in Sydney

Jan 5th 2018, 2:25 PM 24,050 Views 55 Comments

Michael Hyndman sustained the injuries following an altercation in Sydney on New Year’s Eve.

Lions confirm Jared Payne's tour is over due to migraines
# Going Home
From The42
# Going Home

Lions confirm Jared Payne's tour is over due to migraines

Jul 5th 2017, 7:45 AM 28,667 Views 14 Comments

The Ireland and Ulster centre went through a frustrating tour, but Lions medics say his migraine is not concussion related.

Concussion 'guidance document' being drafted for schools, clubs and sports governing bodies
# Head Injury
# Head Injury

Concussion 'guidance document' being drafted for schools, clubs and sports governing bodies

May 7th 2017, 8:45 AM 7,125 Views 10 Comments

The document comes after five young rugby players suffered serious head injuries during Junior Cup games.

Australian bowler suffers fractured skull and brain bleed after training incident
# Concern
From The42
# Concern

Australian bowler suffers fractured skull and brain bleed after training incident

Jan 25th 2017, 11:03 AM 2,460 Views 0 Comments

Joe Mennie is said to be ‘feeling well’ after the scare.

Munster set to face Untoward Incident Review after Murray's suspected head injury
# HIA
From The42
# HIA

Munster set to face Untoward Incident Review after Murray's suspected head injury

Jan 15th 2017, 5:48 PM 28,950 Views 36 Comments

The scrum-half was involved in a heavy tackle on Glasgow’s Tim Swinson.

Northampton admit that George North 'probably was' concussed last weekend
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

Northampton admit that George North 'probably was' concussed last weekend

Dec 10th 2016, 4:13 PM 5,630 Views 7 Comments

The Premiership club are waiting to learn whether they will be punished for their treatment of the incident.

'He needs to make sure that he’s 100%. Not just for the short-term' - Gatland
# HIA
From The42
# HIA

'He needs to make sure that he’s 100%. Not just for the short-term' - Gatland

Dec 7th 2016, 2:35 PM 4,577 Views 3 Comments

The Lions head coach says rugby is secondary to Northampton wing George North’s health.

21-year-old quarterback says he's quitting football after the season: 'I need my brain'
# Head Games
From The42
# Head Games

21-year-old quarterback says he's quitting football after the season: 'I need my brain'

Nov 29th 2016, 10:44 AM 10,032 Views 6 Comments

An Indiana University quarterback has taken the decision to protect his future.

Earls doubtful for Paris trip but Munster hopeful on Kilcoyne
# Concussion
From The42
# Concussion

Earls doubtful for Paris trip but Munster hopeful on Kilcoyne

Oct 13th 2016, 4:47 PM 4,697 Views 7 Comments

The Ireland back sat out today’s training session in Limerick.

Superstar Sid Crosby to miss start of NHL season after latest concussion
# Penguin
From The42
# Penguin

Superstar Sid Crosby to miss start of NHL season after latest concussion

Oct 12th 2016, 8:57 PM 3,266 Views 7 Comments

Concussion is an unavoidable subject for every collision sport.

26-year-old Connacht centre McSharry forced to retire due to concussion
# Head Injury
From The42
# Head Injury

26-year-old Connacht centre McSharry forced to retire due to concussion

Aug 17th 2016, 2:17 PM 7,482 Views 7 Comments

The Ireland ‘A’ international has called time on his playing career.

24-year-old Argentine footballer dead after being struck in head
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

24-year-old Argentine footballer dead after being struck in head

May 23rd 2016, 8:28 AM 12,825 Views 3 Comments

The Argentine Football Association (AFA) confirmed the death of 24-year-old footballer Micael Favre last night.

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