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# achilles - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Kilkenny midfield 'warrior' Fennelly backed to return this summer after rupturing Achilles

Henry Shefflin reckons his clubmate will face a race against time before Leinster opener on 10 June.

# achilles - Monday 6 March, 2017

Haye goes under the knife on Achilles he ruptured in Bellew bout

The 36-year-old suffered the injury in the sixth round on Saturday night.

# achilles - 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.

# achilles - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Smith back in Springboks squad 18 months after retiring from rugby

The 33-year-old’s return to the peak of the game has been astonishing.

# achilles - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Weightlifting, walking and getting lapped by 80-year-olds: How Derval recovered

The hurdler has had to learn to walk (and swim) before she can run again.

# achilles - Monday 18 November, 2013

New Zealand confirm injured Dan Carter will miss Irish Test

Irish rugby fans, meanwhile, must wait until Tuesday to learn if Jonny Sexton and Rob Kearney will be ruled in or out.

# achilles - Monday 24 December, 2012

Dan Carter set for another European vacation French Fancy This post contains videos

Dan Carter set for another European vacation

Let’s hope it doesn’t go all ‘Clark Griswald’ on him again.

# achilles - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Clean pair of heels: Jared Payne enjoying Pro12 life at full tilt

The Ulster full-back is finally up and running after an Achilles’ injury scuppered his debut season.

# achilles - Monday 6 February, 2012

On the mend: Leinster happy with Cullen's progress following surgery

Leinster captain Leo Cullen is expected back in action in April, the province said today.