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#Comeback Kid

# comeback-kid - Sunday 17 June, 2018

'The whole side of my face went numb and I couldn't see out of my left eye so I went straight to hospital'

Donegal footballer Kate Keaney speaks to The42 about her harrowing recovery from a concussion and a torn cruciate as Donegal prepare for an Ulster final.

# comeback-kid - Thursday 31 May, 2018

'I'm not a million miles away from where he's at' - Brogan tracks cruciate recovery with Ireland's van der Flier

The Dublin star suffered the injury in February but is aiming for an August return to action.

# comeback-kid - Friday 20 April, 2018

'He cleans up other people's mistakes': Sexton thrilled to have Henshaw back to battle Scarlets

The captain is hoping the ‘hard truths’ learned in two semi-final losses last year can be put to good use tomorrow.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Wales match may come too soon, but Ringrose ready to step up return

Stuart Lancaster suggests the centre may make his return against the Kings and does not expect to have Robbie Henshaw available to take on Saracens on 1 April.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 10 February, 2018

4 months after unprovoked assault in Belfast, Slaughtneil dual star back on the winning trail

Conor McAllister and the Slaughtneil hurlers face a daunting task against Munster champions Na Piarsaigh this afternoon.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Barcelona's record signing set for return on Thursday night after being out injured since September

Ousmane Dembele has been cleared to make his comeback.

# comeback-kid - Friday 29 December, 2017

Sean Maguire targeting comeback in early 2018 from a serious hamstring injury

The Republic of Ireland and Preston North End player has undergone surgery for the issue.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

Serena Williams set to make her return at the Australian Open, says tournament organiser

The 23-time Grand Slam winner gave birth to her first child last month.

# comeback-kid - Monday 12 June, 2017

'I'm just absolutely delighted I came back' - a Galway championship return after 34 months

A significant day in Salthill for Seán Armstrong.

# comeback-kid - Friday 26 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Labour catching up in polls as UK politicians resume campaigning after Manchester attack Comeback Kid

Labour catching up in polls as UK politicians resume campaigning after Manchester attack

Jeremy Corbyn is expected to say that the war on terror has failed in a speech later day.

# comeback-kid - Thursday 25 May, 2017

'I haven't felt this good in years' says Tiger after surgery

“I want to say unequivocally I want to play professional golf again.”

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Former Leinster and Ireland U20 out-half McKinley called into Italy squad

The Treviso playmaker’s remarkable story in rugby continues.

# comeback-kid - Monday 1 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Tony Blair promises to get 'hands dirty' as he re-enters UK politics to fight Brexit Comeback Kid

Tony Blair promises to get 'hands dirty' as he re-enters UK politics to fight Brexit

Blair will campaign to give the British people a chance to change their minds.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 21 January, 2017

'I forgot how good this place was': ROG moved by warm Limerick reception

“It’s great for players to taste the real Thomond Park,” says the Munster legend who was plotting their downfall.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 3 December, 2016

18 months after being let go, Tim Elliott has a chance to shock the best fighter in the UFC Comeback Kid This post contains a poll

18 months after being let go, Tim Elliott has a chance to shock the best fighter in the UFC

He headlines tonight’s TUF 24 Finale against Demetrious Johnson.

# comeback-kid - Sunday 29 May, 2016

One step at a time: this Meath man's journey from a brain haemorrhage and stroke to Rio

Six short weeks in the summer of 2009 saw Paul Keogan’s life change forever. He now has his sights set on the Paralympic games in September.

# comeback-kid - Sunday 22 May, 2016

'He's been hounding the doctors' - Dublin boss Cunningham hails O'Dwyer comeback

Ryan O’Dwyer made his long-awaited comeback for the Sky Blues last night.

# comeback-kid - Sunday 1 May, 2016

'Money' Mayweather refuses to rule out return to the ring

'Money' Mayweather refuses to rule out return to the ring

He hasn’t gone away you know.

# comeback-kid - Monday 29 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Down to the wire: This Labour TD might still have a chance at a seat Comeback Kid

Down to the wire: This Labour TD might still have a chance at a seat

Penrose had conceded on Saturday evening but this morning he said there is “an outside chance” he’ll get back in.

# comeback-kid - Friday 12 February, 2016

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

'Last April I wasn't sure if I'd ever get back playing' - Noel McGrath's return from cancer battle

The Tipperary player endured tough times in 2015.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Video: Adnan Januzaj catches the eye of LVG with brace on Man United return Comeback Kid This post contains videos

Video: Adnan Januzaj catches the eye of LVG with brace on Man United return

The Belgium international starred for the club’s U21 side last night.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

'It wouldn’t happen again in 1,000 tries': O'Donnell on the freak injury that ruined his World Cup

Back-row returned to action against Leinster, a couple of months ahead of schedule.

# comeback-kid - Monday 12 October, 2015

Girvan Dempsey says Rhys Ruddock is fit and ready for the World Cup

Dempsey says Ruddock came through 80 minutes against the Dragons unscathed.

# comeback-kid - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Kerry football legend O'Keeffe backs return of former sidekick as Kingdom senior boss

Ger O’Keeffe worked alongside Jack O’Connor in the past and is a big fan.

# comeback-kid - Saturday 5 September, 2015

‘Your body sinks, it’s just that word’ – Noel McGrath gives first interview since cancer diagnosis

The Tipperary hurler made a dramatic return to the pitch after surgery and chemotherapy.

# comeback-kid - Friday 21 August, 2015

From lifting Sam to a ruptured Achilles, 16 weeks out of work and cheering on Kerry

It’s been a contrasting season for Kerry’s Kieran O’Leary.

# comeback-kid - Friday 14 August, 2015

'He's shown us what way to go about life, never mind hurling' - McGrath's return from cancer battle

McGrath could feature for Tipperary in Sunday’s All-Ireland hurling semi-final.

# comeback-kid - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

'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

‘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

McIlroy top of the world at Match Play Championship

The Northern Irishman saw off Gary Woodland tonight.

# comeback-kid - Monday 20 April, 2015

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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