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# comeback-kid - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

From The42 ‘I was bursting with joy inside’ – Waterford star on comeback from knee injury hell Comeback Kid

‘I was bursting with joy inside’ – Waterford star on comeback from knee injury hell

Steven Daniels made his first championship appearance since 2012 last Sunday.

# comeback-kid - Monday 1 June, 2015

From The42 ‘It is a leap of faith in one sense. There is a risk factor for Brian too.’ Comeback Kid

‘It is a leap of faith in one sense. There is a risk factor for Brian too.’

Cork Jimmy Barry-Murphy on the return of 2006 Allstar winner Brian Murphy to the Rebels camp.

# comeback-kid - Sunday 3 May, 2015

From The42 McIlroy top of the world at Match Play Championship Comeback Kid

McIlroy top of the world at Match Play Championship

The Northern Irishman saw off Gary Woodland tonight.

# comeback-kid - Monday 20 April, 2015

From The42 Ian McKinley will play for the Barbarians four years after losing sight in one eye Comeback Kid

Ian McKinley will play for the Barbarians four years after losing sight in one eye

It has been an incredible journey for the out-half since a freak injury in 2011.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

From The42 O’Halloran returns to perform for Connacht after making most of injury Comeback Kid

O’Halloran returns to perform for Connacht after making most of injury

The 24-year-old has overcome his knee issues to discover some of his best form.

# comeback-kid - Sunday 29 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge 18 old Irish baby names that need to make a comeback Comeback Kid

18 old Irish baby names that need to make a comeback

All the little people used to be called these way back in the day.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 28 March, 2015

From The42 Paul Galvin is back – and that’s good news for Kerry Guess Who's Back

Paul Galvin is back – and that’s good news for Kerry

The main main scored two points for his club Finuge today

# comeback-kid - Monday 9 February, 2015

From The42 Sparrow on Shaughs Kilmallock return – ‘I was thrilled to give him a run, he’s a fantastic guy’ Comeback Kid

Sparrow on Shaughs Kilmallock return – ‘I was thrilled to give him a run, he’s a fantastic guy’

In 2009 ex-Limerick senior hurler Andrew O’Shaughnessy was diagnosed with MS.

# comeback-kid - Friday 10 October, 2014

From The42 Kieran Donaghy on his ‘lonely old drive’ after the Galway game and how he fought back Comeback Kid

Kieran Donaghy on his ‘lonely old drive’ after the Galway game and how he fought back

The full-forward’s return to prominance this season has been nothing short of remarkable.

# comeback-kid - Friday 3 October, 2014

From The42 Ruby Walsh grateful for Sean O’Brien’s advice on the road to recovery Comeback Kid

Ruby Walsh grateful for Sean O’Brien’s advice on the road to recovery

Walsh needed surgery in June to reattach three ligaments to his shoulder.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

From The42 Serious illness meant Christy Toye didn’t play in 2013 but now he’s set for All-Ireland final Comeback Kid

Serious illness meant Christy Toye didn’t play in 2013 but now he’s set for All-Ireland final

The Donegal player has experienced a remarkable revival.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

From The42 Stuart Olding returns stronger in both body and mind after ACL layoff Comeback Kid

Stuart Olding returns stronger in both body and mind after ACL layoff

The Ulster tyro talked us through the little details that helped keep him sharp before attacking this season with Ulster.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

From The42 Jack on Gooch return – ‘It would be a romantic notion but not a runner’ Comeback Kid

Jack on Gooch return – ‘It would be a romantic notion but not a runner’

Colm Cooper togged out last Saturday but a cruciate injury still looks like sidelining him for the All-Ireland final.

# comeback-kid - Monday 1 September, 2014

From The42 Given’s return won’t be a distraction to Ireland says O’Neill Comeback Kid

Given’s return won’t be a distraction to Ireland says O’Neill

The Irish keeper is back in training two years after retirement.

# comeback-kid - Thursday 21 August, 2014

From The42 Paddy Jackson: I was sad to see Anscombe leave, but training is class with Kiss Comeback Kid

Paddy Jackson: I was sad to see Anscombe leave, but training is class with Kiss

The Ulster and Ireland out-half talks to us about his recovery from a fractured vertebrae and a new era around Ravenhill.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 16 August, 2014

From The42 ‘The leg that had broken, I tied it to the bike with a shoe lace and cycled with one leg, all uphill’ Comeback Kid

‘The leg that had broken, I tied it to the bike with a shoe lace and cycled with one leg, all uphill’

James Woodlock has endured more than most to play in Croke Park tomorrow.

# comeback-kid - Thursday 14 August, 2014

From The42 Comeback kid O’Sullivan deserved his Munster final goal – Patrick Horgan The Front Line

Comeback kid O’Sullivan deserved his Munster final goal – Patrick Horgan

The Glen Rovers man was thrilled to be re-united on the field with Paudie O’Sullivan after his injury woes.

# comeback-kid - Thursday 8 May, 2014

From The42 Tommy Walsh back in action for Sydney Swans nearly 12 months after horror injury Comeback Kid

Tommy Walsh back in action for Sydney Swans nearly 12 months after horror injury

Walsh will line up for the Sydney Swans reserve side against UWS Giants tomorrow.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Leinster House to local council: This former Fianna Fáil TD is going back into politics

Behan resigned from the party in protest to Budget 2009. He’s now throwing his hat back in the ring of local politics, this time, as an independent.

# comeback-kid - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Guess which former Green TD turned pop singer is back in politics?

One guess should be enough.

# comeback-kid - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Peadar Tóibín returning to Sinn Féin after six-month suspension

The Meath West deputy expects to be back in the party by the end of the month.

# comeback-kid - Monday 23 December, 2013

From The42 Seamus Hickey: ‘Just being able to run again is a massive psychological boost’ Comeback Kid

Seamus Hickey: ‘Just being able to run again is a massive psychological boost’

The Limerick hurler is battling back after tearing his cruciate against Clare in August.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

From The42 Sligo’s David Kelly had career saved by surgeon who helped Marouane Fellaini Comeback Kid

Sligo’s David Kelly had career saved by surgeon who helped Marouane Fellaini

The 26-year-old is looking forward to getting back into action for the 2014 season.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

From The42 Colm Cooper on Tommy Walsh return – ‘I’d nearly fly over for him myself’ Comeback Kid

Colm Cooper on Tommy Walsh return – ‘I’d nearly fly over for him myself’

Walsh. intimated last month that he is leaning towards coming home to Ireland next year

# comeback-kid - Saturday 26 October, 2013

From The42 Kilkenny hurler set for county final after overcoming heart problem Comeback Kid

Kilkenny hurler set for county final after overcoming heart problem

Tomorrow will be a special day for Conor Phelan as his club Clara compete in the decider in Nowlan Park.

# comeback-kid - Sunday 20 October, 2013

From The42 Giuseppe Rossi hits 15-minute hat-trick to stun Juventus Comeback Kid

Giuseppe Rossi hits 15-minute hat-trick to stun Juventus

The Fiorentina striker is in the form of his life having only recently returned from a long-term injury.

# comeback-kid - Monday 2 September, 2013

From The42 Pro12: Fit again Reddan hoping to set the tone Comeback Kid

Pro12: Fit again Reddan hoping to set the tone

The experienced scrum-half has fully recovered from a broken leg is is keen to arrest Leinster’s losing streak.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 24 August, 2013

From The42 Good news for United fans as Cristiano Ronaldo tells the club he is keen on a return Comeback Kid

Good news for United fans as Cristiano Ronaldo tells the club he is keen on a return

Sadly, it won’t happen until 2014 at least.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 22 May, 2013

From The42 The 2012 Footballer of the Year is fit and ready for his 2013 competitive debut Comeback Kid

The 2012 Footballer of the Year is fit and ready for his 2013 competitive debut

Donegal’s marquee defender is back fit for selection for next Sunday’s Ulster championship tie.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Former Green Party senator Dan Boyle plotting political comeback

Boyle is set to run in the local elections next year.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 9 April, 2013

From The42 Doctor hails Eric Abidal’s recovery as a ‘miracle’, ‘not normal’ Comeback Kid

Doctor hails Eric Abidal’s recovery as a ‘miracle’, ‘not normal’

Barcelona defender Abidal made his first appearance since a liver transplant on Saturday.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 15 January, 2013

From The42 Steve Collins coming out of retirement for Roy Jones Jr ‘grudge match’ Celtic Warrior

Steve Collins coming out of retirement for Roy Jones Jr ‘grudge match’

Don’t call it a comeback — but former world champion Steve Collins is planning a shock return to the ring at the age of 48.

# comeback-kid - Monday 22 October, 2012

From The42 Conor Murray happy to play the hero again after day to forget in Paris Bonus

Conor Murray happy to play the hero again after day to forget in Paris

The Munster scrum-half scored his third try of the season to put his team on the right track to a bonus point win.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

From The42 Reasons to be fearful: Dan the Man returns for Canterbury Crusaders Comeback Kid

Reasons to be fearful: Dan the Man returns for Canterbury Crusaders

New Zealand see our Brian O’Driscoll and raise us a Dan Carter.

# comeback-kid - Monday 26 March, 2012

From The42 Tiger gets back to what he does best… winning Comeback Kid

Tiger gets back to what he does best… winning

The victory at Bay Hill was as sweet as ever for Eldrick, even after a PGA Tour drought that stretched over 923 days and 27 tournaments.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

From The42 Suarez ready for hostility, but not for apology Comeback Kid

Suarez ready for hostility, but not for apology

‘What happens on the pitch, stays on the pitch’ says the returning Liverpool striker.

# comeback-kid - Monday 5 December, 2011

From The42 Rafa’s return? Benitez in the mix as PSG players rally for Kombouré Comeback Kid

Rafa’s return? Benitez in the mix as PSG players rally for Kombouré

The former Liverpool boss has been tipped for a return to management with Paris St Germain.

# comeback-kid - Thursday 3 November, 2011

From The42 Thorpedo prepares to relaunch tomorrow in Singapore Comeback Kid

Thorpedo prepares to relaunch tomorrow in Singapore

Five-time Olympic gold medallist Ian Thorpe is ready to make his professional swimming comeback after five years on dry land.

# comeback-kid - Monday 23 May, 2011

From The42 Back in the game: Shefflin makes long-awaited return to Kilkenny action Comeback Kid

Back in the game: Shefflin makes long-awaited return to Kilkenny action

Cats’ star looked in good form on return to intercounty action in challenge match with Waterford.