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#Off the hook

# off-the-hook - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Saracens' Rhodes has citing complaint over Henshaw incident dismissed
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Saracens' Rhodes has citing complaint over Henshaw incident dismissed

Sep 22nd 2020, 10:56 PM 12,122 Views 11 Comments

Rhodes was cited for headbutting Leinster centre Robbie Henshaw during his side’s Heineken Champions Cup win, but a panel dismissed the charge.

# off-the-hook - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Toulouse second row cleared to face Leinster despite dangerous tackle
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Toulouse second row cleared to face Leinster despite dangerous tackle

Apr 18th 2019, 6:37 PM 7,048 Views 7 Comments

Joe Tekori was cleared by a disciplinary hearing today.

# off-the-hook - Sunday 4 November, 2018

Farrell free to face All Blacks after escaping ban for 'no-arms' tackle
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Farrell free to face All Blacks after escaping ban for 'no-arms' tackle

Nov 4th 2018, 6:31 PM 12,539 Views 41 Comments

The England out-half wasn’t cited by yesterday’s commissioner.

# off-the-hook - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Brian Cody free to oversee Kilkenny campaign and will not face sanction
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Brian Cody free to oversee Kilkenny campaign and will not face sanction

Jan 24th 2018, 7:00 AM 7,387 Views 24 Comments

Leinster GAA have confirmed that they judged the incident was dealt with sufficiently.

# off-the-hook - Friday 15 December, 2017

George Hook's return to Newstalk airwaves delayed until January
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George Hook's return to Newstalk airwaves delayed until January

Dec 15th 2017, 7:40 PM 33,064 Views 132 Comments

Hook has been suspended from Newstalk for three months now.

# off-the-hook - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

Complaint against George Hook rejected after he called texter a 's**t'
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Complaint against George Hook rejected after he called texter a 's**t'

Nov 28th 2017, 2:20 PM 35,769 Views 68 Comments

Hook also jokingly said he would box the texter in the face.

# off-the-hook - Friday 4 August, 2017

Rubber Bandits tweeted that George Hook was a 'gowl'... and he thought they spelled 'ghoul' wrong
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Rubber Bandits tweeted that George Hook was a 'gowl'... and he thought they spelled 'ghoul' wrong

Aug 4th 2017, 6:08 PM 7,701 Views 5 Comments

Oh dear God.

# off-the-hook - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Liverpool set to escape sanction over Van Dijk chase
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Liverpool set to escape sanction over Van Dijk chase

Jun 27th 2017, 12:57 PM 3,985 Views 14 Comments

Reports say the Reds won’t be punished by the Premier League.

# off-the-hook - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Nina Carberry's Grand National ban lifted thanks to 'ambiguous wording'
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Nina Carberry's Grand National ban lifted thanks to 'ambiguous wording'

Mar 24th 2016, 6:56 PM 8,471 Views 5 Comments

BHA rule ban will not apply on Grand National day.

# off-the-hook - Monday 14 March, 2016

Man United escape punishment over Hillsborough disaster chants at Anfield
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Man United escape punishment over Hillsborough disaster chants at Anfield

Mar 14th 2016, 11:28 AM 8,642 Views 47 Comments

Uefa will not take any disciplinary action after last Thursday’s Europa League clash.

# off-the-hook - Friday 18 December, 2015

This lad's friends put an ad on DoneDeal saying he had cheap Justin Bieber tickets
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From The Daily Edge
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This lad's friends put an ad on DoneDeal saying he had cheap Justin Bieber tickets

Dec 18th 2015, 11:59 AM 6,186 Views 6 Comments

And his phone nearly exploded.

# off-the-hook - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Lion-killing dentist who shot Cecil will NOT be facing charges
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Lion-killing dentist who shot Cecil will NOT be facing charges

Oct 13th 2015, 10:38 AM 7,787 Views 43 Comments

Zimbabwe had said previously that they would seek to extradite Walter Palmer.

# off-the-hook - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Jose Mourinho will not be punished over Eva Carneiro incident, the FA say From The42

Jose Mourinho will not be punished over Eva Carneiro incident, the FA say

Sep 30th 2015, 8:27 PM 3,675 Views 8 Comments

The former Real Madrid boss was accused of using abusive language towards the doctor against Swansea City but the governing body will take no action against the Blues boss.

# off-the-hook - Thursday 23 July, 2015

Save a thought for those answering the phones at Irish Water
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Save a thought for those answering the phones at Irish Water

Jul 23rd 2015, 6:55 PM 21,569 Views 226 Comments

Off the hook doesn’t quite cover it.

# off-the-hook - Friday 29 May, 2015

McGrath escapes citing after knee offence to relieve World Cup fears
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McGrath escapes citing after knee offence to relieve World Cup fears

May 29th 2015, 10:53 AM 5,666 Views 14 Comments

Ian Madigan has also escaped any sanctions for his use of the boot on Konstantin Mikautadze.

# off-the-hook - Saturday 28 February, 2015

48 week ban for Wexford hurler is overturned and he's free to play in 2015
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48 week ban for Wexford hurler is overturned and he's free to play in 2015

Feb 28th 2015, 3:35 PM 6,540 Views 6 Comments

Good news for Andrew Shore.

# off-the-hook - Friday 27 February, 2015

Eircom has found a way to make money - take the razor to its workforce
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Eircom has found a way to make money - take the razor to its workforce

Feb 27th 2015, 11:54 AM 13,606 Views 34 Comments

The company has cut about one-third of its staff in the past two years.

# off-the-hook - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Despite edging the win, Porterfield admits Ireland got their plans wrong
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Despite edging the win, Porterfield admits Ireland got their plans wrong

Feb 25th 2015, 3:40 PM 4,785 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, Kevin O’Brien has been fined 30% of his match fee for dissent.

# off-the-hook - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Manchester City were denied a stonewall penalty and the referee booked Aguero for diving
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Manchester City were denied a stonewall penalty and the referee booked Aguero for diving

Nov 30th 2014, 1:55 PM 4,592 Views 14 Comments

It mattered little because the visitors went onto win 3-0.

# off-the-hook - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Glen Johnson's first goal in two years lifts Liverpool's gloom
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Glen Johnson's first goal in two years lifts Liverpool's gloom

Nov 29th 2014, 5:32 PM 6,823 Views 28 Comments

The defender struck in the final few minutes as the hosts beat Stoke 1-0.

# off-the-hook - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Drug charges against Brazilian footballer Adriano dropped
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Drug charges against Brazilian footballer Adriano dropped

Nov 8th 2014, 10:20 PM 7,034 Views 3 Comments

The striker was charged on Tuesday with buying motorbikes for drug dealers four years ago.

# off-the-hook - Friday 1 November, 2013

Retired hooker scorches in 80 metre try against Aussie legends
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Retired hooker scorches in 80 metre try against Aussie legends

Nov 1st 2013, 1:25 PM 6,581 Views 9 Comments

Perhaps this is the new gameplan Munster coach Rob Penney is aiming for?

# off-the-hook - Saturday 2 March, 2013

George Hook: Eddie O’Sullivan went to RTÉ and wanted me off the station
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From The42
# The Grudge

George Hook: Eddie O’Sullivan went to RTÉ and wanted me off the station

Mar 2nd 2013, 8:15 AM 4,862 Views 10 Comments

The former Connacht and US coach also paid credit to his skills as a rugby pundit.

# off-the-hook - Thursday 8 December, 2011

Rooney wins appeal against Euro 2012 ban
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Rooney wins appeal against Euro 2012 ban

Dec 8th 2011, 10:18 AM 311 Views 3 Comments

The striker will be free to play in England’s final group game against Ukraine after successfully arguing that his three-game suspension should be reduced.

# off-the-hook - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Ref justice: Atkinson escapes punishment for Rodwell red
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Ref justice: Atkinson escapes punishment for Rodwell red

Oct 11th 2011, 1:10 PM 153 Views 1 Comment

The FA confirm that Martin Atkinson will not be banished to the lower leagues after sending off Jack Rodwell against Liverpool.

# off-the-hook - Monday 14 February, 2011

Drogheda granted reprieve while Galway prepare for legal challenge
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Drogheda granted reprieve while Galway prepare for legal challenge

Feb 14th 2011, 1:00 PM 330 Views 0 Comments

Drogheda and Bohemians have been awarded Premier Division Licences at this morning’s licensing meeting while Galway’s top-flight status is in jeopardy.