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Bad luck

# bad-luck - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Abandoned boat with a ton of cannabis washes ashore in California

The 30-foot boat was spotted near some rocks in Malibu.

# bad-luck - Thursday 20 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Meet the unluckiest farmer in the world Unfortunate Events

Meet the unluckiest farmer in the world

He’s having a really bad day.

# bad-luck - Friday 13 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 13 people to avoid on Friday 13th Unlucky For Some

13 people to avoid on Friday 13th

Because if anyone’s having bad luck, it’s going to be these guys.

Are Irish couples afraid to get married on Friday the 13th?

Stats from the General Register Office indicate some of us are still a little superstitious when it comes to the ‘unluckiest of days’…

# bad-luck - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

From The Score Injury setback: Chelsea’s Oriol Romeu out for season Bad Luck

Injury setback: Chelsea’s Oriol Romeu out for season

The player was injured in Saturday’s 3-1 win against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.

# bad-luck - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

From The Score Liverpool lose Lucas for up to three months Bad Luck

Liverpool lose Lucas for up to three months

The Brazilian midfielder suffered the injury during Sunday’s 2-2 draw against Manchester City.

From The Score Olympic gold medal cyclist has bike stolen Ouch

Olympic gold medal cyclist has bike stolen

But the thief didn’t get his hands on the gold medal. Phew!

# bad-luck - Thursday 22 March, 2012

From The Score Off target: Rooney breaks nine-year-old’s wrist with wayward shot Bad Luck

Off target: Rooney breaks nine-year-old’s wrist with wayward shot

A United fan was struck by the ball while the England striker warmed up at Molineux on Sunday.

# bad-luck - Sunday 4 September, 2011

From The Score O’Shea becomes Ireland’s latest casualty Bad Luck

O’Shea becomes Ireland’s latest casualty

Sunderland defender John O’Shea has become the latest player to be withdrawn from the national squad travelling to Moscow for Ireland’s crucial Group B qualifier with Russia.

# bad-luck - Saturday 3 September, 2011

From The Score Injury update: Shane Long will not be travelling to Russia Bad Luck

Injury update: Shane Long will not be travelling to Russia

Ireland’s Shane Long has been given permission to rejoin his club, meaning the West Brom striker will play no role in Ireland’s make-or-break game with Russia next week.

# bad-luck - Monday 29 August, 2011

From The Score Swansea player breaks leg in golf buggy accident Bad Luck

Swansea player breaks leg in golf buggy accident

Alan Tate will be out for six months after hurting himself in what his club have referred to as a “bizarre” mishap

# bad-luck - Thursday 25 August, 2011

From The Score O’Brien togged out for training despite World Cup injury doubt Bad Luck

O’Brien togged out for training despite World Cup injury doubt

Ireland flanker was said to have sustained a heavy knee injury in training that would rule him out of next month’s Rugby World Cup.

# bad-luck - Friday 17 September, 2010

From The Score Davy Russell fails breath test… apparently because of mouth wash Bad Luck

Davy Russell fails breath test… apparently because of mouth wash

Is this the unluckiest day in Irish sporting history?