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Dublin: 10 °C Friday 29 May, 2015

#Bad luck

# bad-luck - Sunday 29 March, 2015

One of Ireland’s autumn test stars might struggle to make the World Cup after this injury

Rhys Ruddock is likely out for the rest of the season after re-injuring his arm.

# bad-luck - Monday 2 March, 2015

Robbie Brady could be out for season after falling ‘down a hole’ in training ground

The winger is expected to miss Ireland’s Euro 2016 qualifier with Poland as a result of the injury.

# bad-luck - Friday 13 February, 2015

From The Daily Edge 9 typical Irish moments of bloody bad luck Luck Of The Irish

9 typical Irish moments of bloody bad luck

It’s not FAIR.

# bad-luck - Friday 30 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie JACKPOT! Police seize over 100 gaming machines in illegal gambling sting

JACKPOT! Police seize over 100 gaming machines in illegal gambling sting

The roulette machines seized are worth an estimated £100,000 each.

# bad-luck - Friday 2 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Cancer is often down to bad luck, not lifestyle Luck

Cancer is often down to bad luck, not lifestyle

So say researchers in the US.

# bad-luck - Thursday 1 January, 2015

# bad-luck - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Louis van Gaal could be without 12 players for Saturday’s game with Arsenal

The list of absentees just gets longer and longer for Louis van Gaal.

# bad-luck - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Sturridge set for prolonged spell on sidelines

The Liverpool striker was about to return to action before he picked up another injury.

# bad-luck - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Norwich were denied a stonewall penalty against Chelsea today

The Canaries desperately need a win, as the prospect of relegation looms.

# bad-luck - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Abandoned boat with a ton of cannabis washes ashore in California High Tide

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.

From TheJournal.ie Are Irish couples afraid to get married on Friday the 13th? Triskaidekaphobia

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

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

Liverpool lose Lucas for up to three months

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Davy Russell fails breath test… apparently because of mouth wash

Is this the unluckiest day in Irish sporting history?