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# Set-back

This year
# Set-back
All Blacks' winger Sevu Reece to miss World Cup due to injury
Canterbury Crusaders said the 26-year-old needs surgery on a ruptured knee ligament.
All time
# Set-back
Ireland's Aaron Connolly emerges as another injury doubt for Brighton this weekend
The 21-year-old will undergo a fitness check on a back issue.
# Setback
Messi scores 700th goal but Barca's title challenge wobbles again at home to Atletico
A 2-2 draw gives Real Madrid the chance to extend their lead atop La Liga table to four points on Wednesday with just five games remaining.
# Pushed Back
September date set for postponed Boston Marathon
The Boston event follows London in rescheduling the landmark race until after summer.
# ruled out
Major blow as Harry Kane officially ruled out of Tottenham's clash with Man United
Tottenham will be without Kane as they visit Old Trafford for Saturday’s early kick-off.
# Setback
Man United slip up yet again as O'Shea puts in man-of-the-match performance
A 2-1 win for Sundlerland means the Louis van Gaal’s men wasted a great chance to close the gap on the top four.
# Set-back
Luckless Bowe may miss Six Nations through World Cup injury - report
The Ireland winger could be out for the remainder of the season with knee ligament damage.
# Set-back
Ireland's Jack Byrne endured a miserable debut for his new club in Holland
The Ireland midfielder last just minutes before being forced off with an ankle injury.
# Set-back
Mike Brown ruled out of 6 Nations showdown with Ireland after failing to recover from concussion
Alex Goode is set to start at full-back in his place.
# Set-back
Limerick must find a ground to play at before the LOI season starts in 3 weeks
Markets Field won’t be ready for the opening month due to concerns over health and safety.
# Set-back
Another Kerry star set for lengthy spell on the sidelines
Aidan O’Mahony opted for ankle surgery this week.
# Set-back
Ulster confirm Stuart Olding out for season
The 20-year old suffered a knee injury on Friday night.
# Set-back
Wigan's great escape halted after twice surrendering lead to Swansea
The Latics remain in the bottom three after suffering a 3-2 defeat in a game they had banked on winning.
# Setback
Pocock set for knee surgery, misses All-Blacks rematch
The Australian captain is out for Saturday’s clash in Auckland, rugby officials confirmed today.
# Set-back
London 2012: Half a million unsold football tickets to be taken off the market
Organisers have accepted the event will not sell out and are reducing the capacity of a number of the venues.
# Set-back
Blanc hopeful on M'Vila fitness
Les Bleus’ 2-0 friendly victory against Serbia yesterday was disrupted by M’Vila’s injury in the opening minutes of the game. Merde.
# Set-back
Duff to miss Macedonia trip after operation
Fulham winger will miss the rest of the season as he goes under the knife.
# Set-back
Dunguib out of Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown
Hurricane Fly shortens to 1-2 favourite after latest set-back for Dunguib.
# Set-back
Alan Quinlan facing lay-off after Connacht injury
James Coughlan also likely to miss Heineken Cup clash with Toulon.
# Set-back
John Muldoon out of Connacht's festive schedule with broken arm
Westerners’ skipper is facing another spell on the sidelines.