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Pacquiao Camp Fears Eye Injury Could End Career [Report]

Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao might have suffered a potentially career-ending detatched retina in his left eye in beating Adrien Broner on Saturday, the New York Daily News reported Monday. Pacquiao was set to fly home to the Philippines on Monday for an exam by an eye specialist, according to the newspaper, which cited two unnamed sources from Pacquiao’s camp …

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Dublin GAA Release Update On Bernard Brogan Injury

Bernard Brogan Dublin

The big news so far in 2018 as far as Dublin GAA is concerned is the injury to Bernard Brogan. The 2010 Footballer of the Year has been ruled out for the entire season after rupturing his ACL. While this is an undoubted blow to Jim Gavin’s side, the depth available in the forwards ensures that the Boys in Blue are …

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IRFU Issue Injury Updates On Robbie Henshaw And Tadhg Furlong

Henshaw NatWest 6 Nations Championship Round 2, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 10/2/2018 Ireland vs Italy Ireland's Robbie Henshaw down injured after scoring a try Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

After Ireland’s facile victory over Italy on Saturday, there was a dampener on proceedings from an Irish point of view as Robbie Henshaw and Tadhg Furlong came off injured. A shoulder injury means that Henshaw’s Six Nations campaign is over, as announced by the IRFU this afternoon. This means that Joe Schmidt needs to rethink his midfield strategy, with the possibility …

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This ‘Injured Six Nations XV’ Which Would Challenge Any Team

With the Six Nations fast approaching, the various coaches are eager to enter the first game week with their full complement of stars. However, such is the bruising nature of modern professional rugby, this is rarely the case. Joe Schmidt and Ireland can be happy with their relatively low injury count, with only Sean O’Brien, Garry Ringrose and Jared Payne …

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James McCarthy Posts Instagram Update After Operation

James McCarthy is facing a long road to recovery, after suffering a double leg break while playing against West Brom last weekend. The Ireland midfielder is following the path of club and international teammate Séamus Coleman, who made his comeback for the Everton U23 team last night. McCarthy will not feature again this season, as he aims to make the …

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France Suffer Hammer Injury Blow Ahead Of Six Nations

Bordeaux-Begles' French manager Jacques Brunel looks on during the warm up ahead of the French Top 14 rugby union match between Bordeaux-Begles (UBB) and La Rochelle (SR) at The Matmut-Atlantique stadium in Bordeaux, southwestern France on December 23, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / NICOLAS TUCAT (Photo credit should read NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP/Getty Images)

Jacques Brunel isn’t in the France job a week, but his vocal ambition of winning the upcoming Six Nations Championship has already suffered a setback, with the news that Wesley Fofana will miss out on three months of action. The Clermont Auvergne centre is regarded as one of the most dangerous midfielders in the northern hemisphere, but his injury problems have …

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Fears Grow Over Sean Maguire Ahead Of Ireland’s World Cup Play-Off

Dublin , Ireland - 6 October 2017; Sean Maguire of Republic of Ireland acknowledge supporters after the FIFA World Cup Qualifier Group D match between Republic of Ireland and Moldova at Aviva Stadium in Dublin. (Photo By Eóin Noonan/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

With Ireland preparing for a two-leg World Cup qualifying play-off next month, the one concern is around the strike-force. Ireland did not exactly set the world alight with their goalscoring escapades throughout Group D, scoring just 12 times in ten games, seven in eight games if you discount the Moldova clashes. With doubts lingering over Jonathan Walters due to injury, …

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There’s Bad News For Ireland Concerning Jonathan Walters’ Injury

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 11/6/2017 Ireland vs Austria Ireland's Jonathan Walters scores the equalising goal

Following a truly historic night in Cardiff for Ireland, Martin O’Neill is currently plotting for next month’s play-off which will determine if the Boys in Green can reach their first World Cup in 16 years. Ireland picked up a maximum six points over the weekend, with Daryl Murphy and James McClean contributing in the scoring department against Moldova and Wales …

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