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Friday 8 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Nasty

This year
'I thought my leg had snapped' - Armagh's Rafferty on horror injury
The Armagh goalkeeper suffered the injury while on club duty.
Mercedes car 'a nasty piece of work,' blasts Toto Wolff
Seven-times world champion Lewis Hamilton finished 13th in qualifying on Saturday at the Miami Grand Prix.
Last year
60-day ban for jockey who appeared to elbow Galway rider out of the saddle mid-race
Rossa Ryan thankfully walked away unscathed.
All time
Wesley Fofana confirms fractured fibula from Leicester's friendly
Fofana suffered the serious injury against Villarreal.
Stade Français wing Raisuqe gets 10-week ban for this stamp
The Fijian served a 15-week suspension last season for a gouge on CJ Stander.
Massive blow for France as star centre is ruled out of Six Nations with ruptured Achilles
Wesley Fofana sustained the injury in Clermont’s victory against Exeter.
Brive's Ugalde facing possible ban for alleged gouge against Grenoble
Sunday’s Top 14 clash in Grenoble was a hot-tempered affair.
Seven injured in Rio after overhead camera falls at Olympic Park
Ropes supporting the equipment broke this afternoon, sending it crashing to the ground.
'Dirty cheater' Palhares was slow to let go of another submission hold last night
The controversial Brazilian defeated Jake Shields at WSOF 22.
Dan Martin escapes carnage of horrific crash to finish 4th in today's Tour de France stage
The day was marred by the high-speed collision involving 20 riders.
David Meyler shows off his war wounds after suffering gruesome eye injury
The Ireland international needed stitches after being caught in the face by Laurent Koscielny’s boot.
This league player produced some sickening collisions at the weekend
Luke Page was in imposing form for the Mount Pritchard Mounties against the Sea Eagles.
UFC fighter Claudia Gadelha issues fiery response to Ais Daly's steroid remarks
“She doesn’t make weight, she’s not an athlete, and is talking s**t.”
Serving soldier charged with assault on Irish man in Liverpool
The 24-year-old victim remains in a critical condition.
Watch this Labour TD read mean tweets about himself
Poor Aodhán Ó Ríordáin gets an awful time on Twitter…
Diego Costa collides with the post while scoring and takes a chunk out of his shin
The Atletico Madrid striker suffered a pretty gruesome injury last night.
Charlie Adam charged after stamp on Giroud
All three former referees agreed it should have been red card for the Stoke man.
Waiter pulls terrible cockroach prank on restaurant customer
Not what you want before your dinner.
7 Instagram photos that will make you feel better about your cooking
We feel sick.
Mark Cavendish had urine thrown at him by a spectator today
Someone has been taking the piss during the 11th stage of the Tour de France.
Ouch! Baseball star runs head-first into a wall
Dodger Stadium 1 Bryce Harper 0.
Roy Hibbert throws down one of the most vicious dunks of the NBA playoffs
The 7’2″ Indiana Pacers centre went straight through his 6’8″ opponent on the way to the basket.
Bobby Zamora sees red for landing a boot to the head of Jordi Gomez
The QPR striker is clearly a little too excited about tonight’s Wrestlemania.
VIDEO: England under 20's Ross Moriarty is not cool
The flanker committed this horror-tackle on scrum half Luke McGrath tonight.
That looks painful: Robert Huth needed 28 stitches after a nasty collision with Franco Di Santo
Hard as nails those Stoke players…
Glenn Whelan’s a lucky boy after escaping red for two-footed lunge
What will Tony Pulis have to say post-match?
Ouch! Wales captain Sam Warburton dislocates finger, tweets graphic pic
The Cardiff Blues star sustained the injury during their defeat to Sale Sharks this afternoon.
Rónán Mullen: I am wondering if it is defamatory to suggest I was 'smirking'
Rónán Mullen has again defended himself and denied accusations that he was unpleasant to women who came to Leinster House last week to share their painful experiences of abortion outside of Ireland.
Mullen: Reports I smirked at abortion meeting “entirely untrue”
The independent Senator says he is “taken aback” by suggestions he was ‘smirking’ when addressing women in Leinster House.
In full: Rónán Mullen’s statement rejecting ‘smirking’ allegation
The full text of a statement issued by Senator Rónán Mullen to Newstalk’s Lunchtime show, and subsequently shared with us.
Ronan Mullen horrified at 'nasty' suggestions over abortion debate
The Senator has spoken to as his name trends on Twitter over allegations that he was the ‘nasty’ politician referred to during last night’s Late Late Show.