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Thursday 21 September 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# the long road back

Last year
'I doubted I'd ever return,' says Serena Williams after winning comeback
A leg injury at last year’s Wimbledon forced her off tour for a year and saw her ranking plummet to 1,204 in the world.
All time
Waterford can still emerge as All-Ireland hurling contenders - but only if these things happen
Derek McGrath’s charges suffered a damaging defeat to Cork on Sunday – but remain in the hunt for All-Ireland glory.
'I've cried more times over injuries in the last number of years than anything else'
Jessie Barr has seen her promising career interrupted by a succession of injuries but she’s hoping to return in 2017.