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# comeback - Saturday 1 July, 2017

'If you think of it as nine months, you’re gonna be down in the dumps when you’re learning to walk again'

Cáit Devane on recovery from injury and Tipperary’s chances this season.

# comeback - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Veterans get St Pat's out of jail to secure draw against Limerick

Ian Bermingham and Conan Byrne stuck second half goals to claw back a two goal deficit.

# comeback - Friday 23 June, 2017

Wallaby star makes emotional return 10 months after he was diagnosed with leukaemia

Christian Lealiifano made 19 appearances for Australia before being diagnosed with cancer.

# comeback - Saturday 6 May, 2017

He's back! A welcome sight as Conor Murray makes injury return for Munster 9

He's back! A welcome sight as Conor Murray makes injury return for Munster

The scrum-half replaced Angus Lloyd shortly after the interval at Thomond Park.

# comeback - Sunday 30 April, 2017

The one county that were without a senior hurling team: Cavan reignite the flame

PRO Mark O’Rourke maps their return to the inter-county scene following a six-year layoff.

# comeback - Saturday 22 April, 2017

A five-year battle with injury has not deterred Niamh McCarthy from chasing her dream

The Cork camogie player has made an impressive comeback from two cruciate injuries.

# comeback - Friday 21 April, 2017

Man City's Jesus in line for early return in FA Cup semi-final

Pep Guardiola will be without John Stones for Sunday’s FA Cup Semi-Final against Arsenal, but Gabriel Jesus will travel with the squad.

# comeback - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

We're going out to score five against Juve - Luis Enrique

Barcelona produced a barely-believable comeback in the last round, but their latest opponents are less likely to crumble.

# comeback - Sunday 12 March, 2017

Tyrone power to top of Division 1 as strong second half performance blows Cavan away

Cavan now find themselves in a relegation dogfight.

# comeback - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Barcelona score SIX to stage one of the all-time great sporting comebacks Remarkable This post contains videos

# comeback - Thursday 2 March, 2017

Boost for England as Billy Vunipola set for return to club action this weekend

The number eight could well feature against Ireland in this year’s Six Nations after all.

# comeback - Saturday 25 February, 2017

After a year spent recovering, Catherine Costigan is ready to heal in the cage

Costigan faces Wendy McKenna at the 3Arena.

# comeback - Friday 24 February, 2017

Bundee Aki returns while Healy sits out Connacht's clash with Treviso

Matt Healy picked up a minor hip issue this week.

# comeback - Saturday 18 February, 2017

'I had to learn to walk again. I was so nervous I wouldn't be able to hold myself up'

Connacht’s Eoghan Masterson is back playing after a severe knee injury that could have ended his career.

# comeback - Friday 17 February, 2017

Ex-Ireland boss Trapattoni aiming to make international football return

The South African Football Association say the veteran Italian manager is among the applicants for the vacant national team post.

# comeback - Sunday 5 February, 2017

Dembele sprung from the bench to rescue Celtic with fabulous second half hat-trick Talisman This post contains videos

Dembele sprung from the bench to rescue Celtic with fabulous second half hat-trick

The French striker’s third was pretty special as the Hoops made it 29 matches unbeaten with a 5-2 win.

'The Korean Zombie' marks UFC return with first-round TKO after three-year absence He's Back This post contains videos

'The Korean Zombie' marks UFC return with first-round TKO after three-year absence

Chan Sung Jung enjoyed an impressive comeback in last night’s main event in Houston.

# comeback - Saturday 28 January, 2017

21-year-old Carbery has Six Nations hopes as he nears Leinster return after injury

The exciting out-half made an excellent start to his Test career back in November.

# comeback - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Andy Moran nets twice in injury time as Mayo defeat Roscommon

Despite the defeat, Roscommon still progress to the FBD League final where they face Galway.

# comeback - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Healthy Nadal looks to use Australian Open to scale rankings after injury hell

The Spaniard made light work of Florian Mayer in the Australian Open first round.

# comeback - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Maria Sharapova set to return in April following drug ban

She has not played since the 2016 Australian Open.

# comeback - Monday 9 January, 2017

Down by 14 points with 65 seconds left, Nevada produced a comeback for the ages Never Beaten This post contains videos

Down by 14 points with 65 seconds left, Nevada produced a comeback for the ages

New Mexico will be working on their free-throws this week, you’d imagine.

# comeback - Thursday 5 January, 2017

'A lot of it was trying to tidy up the way he moves, so he's at less risk in the future'

Johnny Sexton makes his return for Leinster against Zebre tomorrow night.

Johnny Sexton makes comeback as he captains Leinster in Pro12 clash with Zebre

The 31-year-old has recovered from a hamstring injury.

# comeback - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

'I'm not done': John Cena intent on chasing 16th WWE crown

And his name is John Cena.

# comeback - Monday 26 December, 2016

Resurrection! Leeds United are in great shape under Garry Monk and in promotion contention

Could the club be close to a top-flight return after 12 years away?

# comeback - Sunday 18 December, 2016

Shane Long dropped as attacking rival Jay Rodriguez proves game-winner for Saints

After starting midweek, the Republic of Ireland striker was reduced to a cameo role against the Cherries.

# comeback - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Jamie Vardy sent off as 10-man Leicester pull off superb comeback at Stoke

Meanwhile, David Moyes’ Sunderland secured a precious win over Watford

# comeback - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Returning Tiger soars with two eagles in pro-am

The former world number one, sidelined since August 2015 after back surgery, ends the longest layoff of his career.

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Bertie's potential comeback: What happens now?

His local branch in Dublin wants him back. Why did he leave, and what happens next?

# comeback - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Maria Sharapova to return as UN goodwill ambassador

Last month, the Russian star’s 24-month ban for testing positive for meldonium was cut to 15 months.

# comeback - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

After a 7-year absence, the man sold for £1 is back in the Ireland fold

Cork-born goalkeeper Colin Doyle admits being slightly surprised by his first call-up since 2009.

# comeback - Saturday 29 October, 2016

'We want to carry that legacy that Axel left the team with'

Rassie Erasmus’ side pulled off an incredible comeback at Ravenhill last night.

# comeback - Saturday 8 October, 2016

From 'After being refused social welfare I started laughing. I was in the gutter. The only way was up' One4all

'After being refused social welfare I started laughing. I was in the gutter. The only way was up'

Michael Dawson was down to his last few pennies before he founded the One4All voucher.

# comeback - Friday 30 September, 2016

Rory McIlroy leads European comeback but US lead 5-3 after first day of Ryder Cup

Rose and Stenson have claimed a big, big point.

# comeback - Thursday 22 September, 2016

Sexton ready to hit the ground running against high-fliers in RDS after solid build-up

Head coach Leo Cullen reports that Sexton has been taking a full part in training for some time and won’t be taking on the Ospreys cold.

# comeback - Thursday 15 September, 2016

There was some incredible late drama in the other game in Dundalk's group tonight

Maccabi Tel Aviv were left shocked by Zenit’s memorable comeback victory.

# comeback - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Costa saves Chelsea's unbeaten record - but they were nearly caught badly by Swansea

Costa scored twice but Chelsea drop the first Premier League points of the Conte era.

# comeback - Saturday 3 September, 2016

McKinley pays tribute to reception received on his return to the RDS

The Treviso man retired five years ago after losing the sight in his left eye.

# comeback - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Petrov rules out return to football

The former Celtic favourite has recovered from leukaemia.