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#On The Mend

# on-the-mend - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Players recovering at home after freak injuries in abandoned Munster schools rugby game
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Players recovering at home after freak injuries in abandoned Munster schools rugby game

Feb 9th 2017, 11:15 AM 36,916 Views 27 Comments

The match was abandoned at Musgrave Park yesterday.

# on-the-mend - Thursday 19 January, 2017

'I was flat on my back, in a neck brace, head brace and spinal board. It was scary.'
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'I was flat on my back, in a neck brace, head brace and spinal board. It was scary.'

Jan 19th 2017, 12:06 PM 19,335 Views 37 Comments

Minister Naughten was knocked off his bike at the start of the year.

# on-the-mend - Thursday 3 November, 2016

'They wouldn’t let me get up off the bed, collar on straight away. That was the scariest part of it'
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'They wouldn’t let me get up off the bed, collar on straight away. That was the scariest part of it'

Nov 3rd 2016, 12:05 AM 8,279 Views 0 Comments

Eoghan Donnellan, from the new Clare senior hurling champions, was released from the Mater Hospital yesterday.

# on-the-mend - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

Van Vleuten thanks well-wishers as recovery continues
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Van Vleuten thanks well-wishers as recovery continues

Aug 9th 2016, 4:16 PM 7,366 Views 4 Comments

Message of support have flooded in for Annemiek van Vleuten, and the Dutchwoman took time to thank the well-wishers.

# on-the-mend - Monday 6 June, 2016

'I am a miracle' - Ginola heaps praise on those who saved his life
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'I am a miracle' - Ginola heaps praise on those who saved his life

Jun 6th 2016, 7:28 PM 5,516 Views 1 Comment

The former Newcastle star is still planning to work as a commentator at the European Championships despite his major health scare.

# on-the-mend - Sunday 24 April, 2016

Minor health concern keeping German legend Mattias Sammer from Bayern games
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Minor health concern keeping German legend Mattias Sammer from Bayern games

Apr 24th 2016, 8:36 PM 6,571 Views 3 Comments

Bayern Munich announce the reason for sporting director Matthias Sammer being absent from their dugout.

# on-the-mend - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Kevin Doyle issues positive injury update after undergoing plastic surgery
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Kevin Doyle issues positive injury update after undergoing plastic surgery

Mar 26th 2016, 1:43 PM 9,929 Views 3 Comments

The Ireland striker was stretchered off during last night’s win against Switzerland at the Aviva Stadium.

# on-the-mend - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Back in the saddle after a neck injury, now it's all about Cheltenham for rising Irish star
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Back in the saddle after a neck injury, now it's all about Cheltenham for rising Irish star

Feb 28th 2016, 8:05 AM 5,346 Views 1 Comment

Cork jockey Jonathan Burke can’t wait to get back to the racetrack.

# on-the-mend - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Big boost for Ireland as O'Donnell winning England fitness race
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Big boost for Ireland as O'Donnell winning England fitness race

Feb 20th 2016, 12:46 PM 7,267 Views 6 Comments

Stomach illness forced the Munster flanker off against Glasgow Warriors on Friday night.

# on-the-mend - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

Michael Noonan confirms he had pneumonia over Christmas
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Michael Noonan confirms he had pneumonia over Christmas

Jan 5th 2016, 3:09 PM 15,205 Views 61 Comments

The Finance Minister has revealed more details about his Christmas health scare.

# on-the-mend - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Gay Byrne thanks fans for well wishes following heart attack
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Gay Byrne thanks fans for well wishes following heart attack

Dec 30th 2015, 8:39 PM 20,545 Views 34 Comments

“I’m feeling better and on the road to recovery.”

# on-the-mend - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Ireland boost as Henshaw is on course to be fit for Six Nations
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Ireland boost as Henshaw is on course to be fit for Six Nations

Dec 29th 2015, 9:45 AM 4,954 Views 10 Comments

Connacht star could be back in action as early as 10 January.

# on-the-mend - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Could Rory McIlroy be set for dramatic return to action at next week's US PGA?
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Could Rory McIlroy be set for dramatic return to action at next week's US PGA?

Aug 4th 2015, 9:45 AM 8,565 Views 5 Comments

McIlroy hasn’t played since injuring his ankle last month.

# on-the-mend - Monday 15 June, 2015

Colin O'Riordan's brother given all clear after being knocked out in action for Tipp yesterday
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Colin O'Riordan's brother given all clear after being knocked out in action for Tipp yesterday

Jun 15th 2015, 11:34 AM 5,801 Views 0 Comments

Alan O’Riordan is recovering from a sickening clash of heads against Kerry in yesterday’s Munster junior football semi-final.

# on-the-mend - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

'It's a bit of a blessing that I won't take contact for another few weeks' -- George North
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'It's a bit of a blessing that I won't take contact for another few weeks' -- George North

Jun 2nd 2015, 7:10 PM 5,220 Views 6 Comments

Welsh winger is now in line to face Ireland in the Rugby World Cup warm-up match.

# on-the-mend - Thursday 14 May, 2015

'I think he was on the table for four or five hours' - Mahony starts broken shin recovery
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'I think he was on the table for four or five hours' - Mahony starts broken shin recovery

May 14th 2015, 9:05 AM 7,457 Views 2 Comments

The Waterford hurler went under the knife this week.

# on-the-mend - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Tyrone will be without their legendary manager for tomorrow's relegation battle with Kerry
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Tyrone will be without their legendary manager for tomorrow's relegation battle with Kerry

Apr 4th 2015, 10:51 AM 5,592 Views 2 Comments

Mickey Harte is recovering from a surgical procedure and won’t be in Omagh.

# on-the-mend - Monday 16 February, 2015

Garda shot in New Orleans thanks Irish community for kind messages of support
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Garda shot in New Orleans thanks Irish community for kind messages of support

Feb 16th 2015, 11:16 PM 17,314 Views 31 Comments

Garda Brian Hanrahan was on holidays when he was shot several times.

# on-the-mend - Friday 9 January, 2015

Johnny Sexton gave an update on his concussion recovery tonight
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Johnny Sexton gave an update on his concussion recovery tonight

Jan 9th 2015, 7:52 PM 8,826 Views 15 Comments

Sexton should hopefully be available for the second 6 Nations game.

# on-the-mend - Friday 28 November, 2014

Pele improving but still on dialysis - hospital
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Pele improving but still on dialysis - hospital

Nov 28th 2014, 7:54 PM 2,549 Views 1 Comment

The revered Brazilian took to Twitter to, politely, ask people to give him a little space.

'Big personalities are coming back' - Fanning delighted to see return of Leinster's wounded
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'Big personalities are coming back' - Fanning delighted to see return of Leinster's wounded

Nov 28th 2014, 6:48 PM 5,187 Views 2 Comments

Jordi Murphy and Dave Kearney were back last weekend, and others are expected to be available in the near future.

# on-the-mend - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Remember Mark Fish? He's recovering from a heart attack today
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Remember Mark Fish? He's recovering from a heart attack today

Nov 11th 2014, 12:18 PM 9,569 Views 6 Comments

‘I want to start taking better care of myself,’ said the former Lazio and Bolton centre half.

# on-the-mend - Saturday 19 July, 2014

'Tiny Dancer' Lily-Mae is now officially 9 months cancer free
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'Tiny Dancer' Lily-Mae is now officially 9 months cancer free

Jul 19th 2014, 1:56 PM 10,216 Views 21 Comments

Great news for the 5-year-old.

# on-the-mend - Thursday 10 April, 2014

'Deep down, I knew': Colm Cooper on the long road back from cruciate injury
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'Deep down, I knew': Colm Cooper on the long road back from cruciate injury

Apr 10th 2014, 8:00 AM 10,854 Views 5 Comments

Kerry star “nearly 100% resigned” to fact that he won’t play again until 2015.

# on-the-mend - Monday 10 March, 2014

Snapshot: Ciaran Kilkenny set for cruciate recovery with teammate Kevin O'Brien
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Snapshot: Ciaran Kilkenny set for cruciate recovery with teammate Kevin O'Brien

Mar 10th 2014, 5:40 PM 7,051 Views 1 Comment

The Dublin players are going to be undergoing rehabilitation from the injuries.

# on-the-mend - Friday 24 January, 2014

'You just knew. You heard a crack and your foot is gone in a completely different direction'
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'You just knew. You heard a crack and your foot is gone in a completely different direction'

Jan 24th 2014, 8:15 AM 6,287 Views 2 Comments

Killian Young faces a fight to win back his Kerry jersey — but first he has to get himself fit.

# on-the-mend - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Galway's Fergal Moore recovered after being knocked out in hurling league game
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Galway's Fergal Moore recovered after being knocked out in hurling league game

May 15th 2013, 7:00 AM 1,973 Views 9 Comments

The defender had to spend two days in hospital after the league semi-final against Kilkenny in Thurles.

# on-the-mend - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Rory O'Carroll targeting championship comeback for the Dubs
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Rory O'Carroll targeting championship comeback for the Dubs

Apr 17th 2013, 7:45 AM 1,208 Views 4 Comments

The Kilmacud Crokes defender is currently recovering from ankle surgery.

# on-the-mend - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

Colm O'Neill gives Cork fans the thumbs up after latest cruciate surgery
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Colm O'Neill gives Cork fans the thumbs up after latest cruciate surgery

Apr 10th 2013, 8:39 PM 2,458 Views 0 Comments

The long road back to fitness starts here for one of the unluckiest men in the GAA.

# on-the-mend - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

'Small fracture' for Grand National champion Ryan Mania
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'Small fracture' for Grand National champion Ryan Mania

Apr 9th 2013, 3:27 PM 702 Views 0 Comments

The Scottish jockey is due to leave hospital today following an MRI scan on his racing injuries.

# on-the-mend - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Next stop, Paris: Tito Vilanova is back in Barça
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Next stop, Paris: Tito Vilanova is back in Barça

Mar 26th 2013, 11:25 AM 872 Views 1 Comment

The 44-year-old coach spent two months undergoing cancer treatment in New York.

# on-the-mend - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Jockey Davy Russell to leave hospital on Monday
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Jockey Davy Russell to leave hospital on Monday

Mar 17th 2013, 8:42 PM 1,719 Views 4 Comments

The rider punctured his lung in a nasty incident at Cheltenham during the week.

# on-the-mend - Thursday 1 November, 2012

Pulis hopeful Marc Wilson can get back quicker than expected
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Pulis hopeful Marc Wilson can get back quicker than expected

Nov 1st 2012, 5:44 PM 714 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland defender is facing up to three months on the sidelines. A little less if the Stoke boss gets his way.

# on-the-mend - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Great news! Sheedy's bowel cancer surgery a success
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Great news! Sheedy's bowel cancer surgery a success

Sep 26th 2012, 12:50 PM 3,281 Views 6 Comments

The ex-Ireland midfielder has been given the all-clear after having a tumour removed.

# on-the-mend - Monday 3 September, 2012

Wenger hopeful on Wilshere recovery
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Wenger hopeful on Wilshere recovery

Sep 3rd 2012, 3:39 PM 617 Views 0 Comments

Jack Wilshere could be back in action within a month, Arsene Wenger says.

# on-the-mend - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

Don't call it a comeback... Ferguson cautious on Fletcher return
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Don't call it a comeback... Ferguson cautious on Fletcher return

Aug 15th 2012, 3:59 PM 878 Views 6 Comments

The Scotland international had been sidelined with ulcerative colitis – a chronic inflammatory bowel condition that threatened to end his career.

# on-the-mend - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Fabrice Muamba facing more heart surgery
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Fabrice Muamba facing more heart surgery

Aug 9th 2012, 12:39 PM 896 Views 0 Comments

The midfielder suffered a cardiac arrest in March during an FA Cup tie against Tottenham in March, where his heart stopped beating for 78 minutes.

# on-the-mend - Saturday 21 July, 2012

De Villota returns home after F1 crash
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De Villota returns home after F1 crash

Jul 21st 2012, 1:58 PM 620 Views 1 Comment

The test driver lost her right eye in the crash on 3 July when her car accelerated sharply into a team truck at Duxford Airfield.

# on-the-mend - Thursday 12 July, 2012

Maria De Villota's recovery 'remarkable'
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Maria De Villota's recovery 'remarkable'

Jul 12th 2012, 9:46 AM 498 Views 0 Comments

The Marussia test driver was in critical condition and lost an eye after a crash early this month.

# on-the-mend - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

On the mend: Gatland hopes to join Welsh midway through Australian tour
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On the mend: Gatland hopes to join Welsh midway through Australian tour

May 29th 2012, 10:41 AM 179 Views 0 Comments

The Kiwi has also given assurances to the Lions that he’ll be ready to lead next year’s tour against the Wallabies.