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# big-blow - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Big blow for England as Mako Vunipola ruled out of Ireland clash
# Setback
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# Setback

Big blow for England as Mako Vunipola ruled out of Ireland clash

Feb 18th 2020, 11:52 AM 22,764 Views 27 Comments

The 29-year-old has travelled to Tonga for family reasons.

# big-blow - Friday 25 October, 2019

Halfpenny in for injured Williams as Gatland's Wales welcome back Davies
# Changes
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# Changes

Halfpenny in for injured Williams as Gatland's Wales welcome back Davies

Oct 25th 2019, 4:50 AM 4,147 Views 7 Comments

Leigh Halfpenny comes into the team at 15 in place of the injured Saracens man.

# big-blow - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Murphy in line to join Ireland squad as Conan ruled out with foot fracture
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Murphy in line to join Ireland squad as Conan ruled out with foot fracture

Sep 28th 2019, 10:51 AM 13,100 Views 20 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s squad have been hit with another injury blow.

# big-blow - Wednesday 1 May, 2019

Southampton attacker called up as O'Brien completes squad for U17 Euros in Parrott's absence
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Southampton attacker called up as O'Brien completes squad for U17 Euros in Parrott's absence

May 1st 2019, 10:44 PM 6,654 Views 1 Comment

Roland Idowu joins the panel ahead of Friday’s opener against Greece as Troy Parrott is ruled out.

# big-blow - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

'A week or two too soon': Gordon Elliott confirms Samcro's Cheltenham absence
# Not A Runner
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# Not A Runner

'A week or two too soon': Gordon Elliott confirms Samcro's Cheltenham absence

Mar 5th 2019, 4:56 PM 2,358 Views 1 Comment

‘At the best of times you’ve got to be absolutely spot on for Cheltenham,’ the trainer said in his column for Betfair.

# big-blow - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Spurs' injury woes continue as Alli is ruled out until March
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Spurs' injury woes continue as Alli is ruled out until March

Jan 22nd 2019, 6:16 PM 4,411 Views 4 Comments

The attacking midfielder will miss Tottenham’s Champions League last-16 clash with Borussia Dortmund.

# big-blow - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Munster confirm Keith Earls suffered knee ligament damage at Twickenham
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Munster confirm Keith Earls suffered knee ligament damage at Twickenham

Mar 24th 2018, 12:00 PM 20,572 Views 13 Comments

The winger will miss next week’s showdown with Toulon.

# big-blow - Wednesday 28 February, 2018

Munster confirm that Chris Farrell's season is over after ACL injury
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Munster confirm that Chris Farrell's season is over after ACL injury

Feb 28th 2018, 6:20 PM 38,247 Views 31 Comments

The 24-year-old was man of the match for Ireland last weekend against Wales.

# big-blow - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Henshaw to miss Leinster's Saracens clash as he's ruled out for up to four months
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Henshaw to miss Leinster's Saracens clash as he's ruled out for up to four months

Feb 15th 2018, 4:30 PM 15,884 Views 11 Comments

Joe Schmidt confirmed the timeframe for Henshaw’s return to action.

# big-blow - Monday 12 February, 2018

Henshaw ruled out of Six Nations but Furlong looks good for Wales
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Henshaw ruled out of Six Nations but Furlong looks good for Wales

Feb 12th 2018, 2:10 PM 32,120 Views 57 Comments

The outside centre suffered a shoulder injury against Italy.

# big-blow - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Ireland U20s hit by triple injury blow as Larmour ruled out of World Championship
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Ireland U20s hit by triple injury blow as Larmour ruled out of World Championship

May 3rd 2017, 4:36 PM 7,954 Views 6 Comments

Tommy O’Brien and Bill Johnston are also definitely out of this summer’s tournament.

# big-blow - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Bundee Aki banned for three games, ruled out of Connacht's Champions Cup play-off
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Bundee Aki banned for three games, ruled out of Connacht's Champions Cup play-off

Apr 27th 2017, 4:34 PM 17,423 Views 37 Comments

The centre faced a Pro12 disciplinary panel today over comments made to referee Ian Davies.

# big-blow - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Toe injury rules out England and Wasps star for up to six months
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Toe injury rules out England and Wasps star for up to six months

Jul 12th 2016, 5:30 PM 6,729 Views 0 Comments

James Haskell could be out until early 2017.

# big-blow - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Portugal have been dealt a big blow ahead of their semi-final with Wales
# Setback
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# Setback

Portugal have been dealt a big blow ahead of their semi-final with Wales

Jul 6th 2016, 6:56 PM 6,485 Views 7 Comments

Fernando Santos’s side will be without a key defender this evening.

# big-blow - Monday 30 May, 2016

Huge defensive headache for Ireland's Euro 2016 rivals as they lose another two players
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Huge defensive headache for Ireland's Euro 2016 rivals as they lose another two players

May 30th 2016, 9:03 PM 16,454 Views 8 Comments

Already without Vincent Kompany, Belgium’s Nicolas Lombaerts will now miss the tournament – as will Dedryck Boyata.

# big-blow - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Clare will be without the influential John Conlon for Sunday's league final
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Clare will be without the influential John Conlon for Sunday's league final

Apr 27th 2016, 4:35 PM 8,467 Views 5 Comments

The forward has been ruled out with an ankle injury.

# big-blow - Saturday 10 October, 2015

Good news for Ireland as one of Poland's best players is ruled out of tomorrow's crucial game
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Good news for Ireland as one of Poland's best players is ruled out of tomorrow's crucial game

Oct 10th 2015, 1:17 PM 13,823 Views 18 Comments

Arkadiusz Milik has scored six times in qualifying but picked up a knock against Scotland.

# big-blow - Friday 4 September, 2015

Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly loses second appeal after exhausting Croke Park meeting
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly loses second appeal after exhausting Croke Park meeting

Sep 4th 2015, 8:04 AM 25,606 Views 128 Comments

The forward has suffered another setback in his quest to play in Saturday’s semi-final replay.

# big-blow - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Ireland's biggest World Cup pool rival could be without a key back for the tournament
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Ireland's biggest World Cup pool rival could be without a key back for the tournament

Mar 29th 2015, 3:33 PM 8,488 Views 4 Comments

France’s Gael Fickou has been ruled out for the rest of the season with a knee injury.

# big-blow - Saturday 22 March, 2014

9 reminders of how good a player Michael Meehan has been
# Star Man
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# Star Man

9 reminders of how good a player Michael Meehan has been

Mar 22nd 2014, 1:58 PM 7,314 Views 8 Comments

Meehan’s inter-county future uncertain after injury forces him to take a break for the foreseeable future.

# big-blow - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Setback for Dublin as Ciaran Kilkenny tears cruciate ligament
# Big Blow
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# Big Blow

Setback for Dublin as Ciaran Kilkenny tears cruciate ligament

Mar 9th 2014, 3:35 PM 15,778 Views 21 Comments

The attacker sustained the injury in the early stages of last night’s clash with Kildare in Croke Park.

# big-blow - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Sean O'Brien a big Six Nations doubt as he dislocates shoulder
# Tullow Tank
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# Tullow Tank

Sean O'Brien a big Six Nations doubt as he dislocates shoulder

Dec 28th 2013, 8:24 PM 19,128 Views 24 Comments

The Tullow Tank was left in agony after shipping a match-ending blow.