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# hamstrung - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Connacht's O'Halloran in race to be fit for Challenge Cup quarter-final

Tiernan O’Halloran’s hopes of a Six Nations call-up looks over.

# hamstrung - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Cruel blow for Ireland U20s star Doris as he's ruled out of Six Nations

Noel McNamara is set to name his squad for the championship towards the end of this month.

# hamstrung - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Connacht prop Cooney suffers fresh setback as injury nightmare continues

Meanwhile, centre Tom Farrell has signed a new contract with the province.

# hamstrung - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Rhys Ruddock to consult surgeon this week amid hamstring fears

Jonathan Sexton is no issue for Leinster’s medical team, while Adam Byrne and Ross Molony are due back in training at UCD this week.

# hamstrung - Tuesday 3 October, 2017

Major blow for Wales as Gareth Bale ruled out of World Cup qualifier clash against Ireland

Chris Coleman’s side are without their key man for the final two games of the qualifying campaign.

# hamstrung - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Major blow for Manchester United as Paul Pogba's special night ruined by injury

It’s not the first time the Frenchman has missed games because of a hamstring problem.

# hamstrung - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Injury rules Bolt’s main rival Andre de Grasse out of World Championships

A hamstring injury comes in the way of the showdown between the two big guns.

# hamstrung - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Connacht rule wing Cian Kelleher out until 'latter part of the season'

Meanwhile, Nepia Fox Matamua will discover the extent of his knee injury this week.

# hamstrung - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Leinster hope to have Sexton back in harness for Christmas inter-pros

Head coach Leo Cullen well get a full report on Sexton’s progress in Santry tomorrow.

# hamstrung - Monday 28 November, 2016

'We'll look at all the data': Leinster willing to discuss period of rest for Sexton

The province’s medical team are hoping to clear Robbie Henshaw to return to running very soon.

# hamstrung - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Injury worry for Ireland as O'Shea hobbles off in heavy Sunderland defeat

The Waterford native appeared to pick up a hamstring issue in the first half of the 4-1 loss to Arsenal.

# hamstrung - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Sexton says he's 100% fit for Ireland's chance at history against the All Blacks

The Leinster out-half explains why he wasn’t place-kicking last weekend.

# hamstrung - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

Sean O'Brien never feared for his career during ongoing layoff with hamstring injury

The Leinster and Ireland flanker is approaching the end of a long road to recovery.

# hamstrung - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Usain Bolt to learn Rio injury fate this week after missing Olympic trials

Athletics’ biggest star hopes to race on 22 July to earn inclusion in the Jamaica squad.

# hamstrung - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Sean O'Brien set for surgery and facing 'considerable period' on the sidelines

The Tullow Tank suffered a massive setback in his rehab in the last weekend of the regular season and will miss Ireland’s tour to South Africa.

# hamstrung - Monday 16 May, 2016

Full extent of Sean O'Brien injury still to be seen, but Sexton 'flying' ahead of Pro12 semi

‘Obviously it doesn’t look good,’ says Kurt McQuilkin, but there is no such concern over Jonathan Sexton’s involvement.

# hamstrung - Friday 11 March, 2016

'Cian is old enough and mature enough to understand that it's part of the game'

The 28-year-old’s latest injury is hugely frustrating, but opens the door for Finlay Bealham.

# hamstrung - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

McCloskey and Marshall standing by as Jared Payne sits out Ireland training

The Kiwi took almost a full part in training on Monday, but was back in the physio room today.

# hamstrung - Friday 5 February, 2016

Ireland hope to welcome O'Brien and Kearney back to full training next week

Rob Kearney is expected to join the squad on Tuesday, “at the latest Thursday”.

# hamstrung - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

Sean O’Brien sits out Ireland training as Wales clash looms

Garry Ringrose has not joined the squad permanently but may train again later this week.

# hamstrung - Sunday 20 September, 2015

Henshaw on track to feature in Ireland’s World Cup clash with Romania

The 22-year-old is expected back in training with Joe Schmidt’s squad this week.

# hamstrung - Friday 26 September, 2014

Cian Healy set for up to five months out after hamstring surgery

The Leinster and Ireland prop underwent hamstring surgery today.

# hamstrung - Monday 15 September, 2014

Leinster preparing to bring Strauss back 'banging bodies' in time to face Munster

The hooker appeared to be still doing non-contact training today, but that’s all about to change.

# hamstrung - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

O'Mahony: 'We're going to have to play the best game we've played all year'

The Munster captain is working hard to prove his fitness ahead of the challenge against a ‘a huge, huge’ Toulouse back row.

# hamstrung - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Andy Reid ruled out of Ireland's trip to Poland

The Nottingham Forest man picked up an injury at a training session this morning.

Injured Dan Carter limps off as All Black winning streak rumbles on

Kieran Read was in immense form both England showed plenty of fight before losing out.

# hamstrung - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Kearney confident of making up for lost time

“That scanning machine, that was a low point,” says the Leinster fullback eager to provide some highs in Australia.

# hamstrung - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Ireland 'more hopeful than confident' on Sexton's fitness for France

Mike McCarthy has been rated as 50/50 while doubts remain over Donnacha Ryan and Craig Gilroy.

# hamstrung - Friday 20 May, 2011

Pádraig Harrington sidelined but will 'play on a crutch' at US Open if he must

The Dublin golfer is expected to be out of action for around three weeks but has vowed to make the US Open on 16 June. Better news for Ulstermen Graeme McDowell and Rory McIlroy at the World Match Play Championship in Spain yesterday.