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#Cruciate Curse

# cruciate-curse - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Limerick All-Star winning defender out for rest of season with cruciate injury

Richie English’s injury setback was confirmed after today’s win over Cork.

# cruciate-curse - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

'It was completely torn, ruptured, gone... but I would have regretted it if I hadn't tried it'

A devastating cruciate injury denied Nicole Owens the chance to play in Dublin’s recent All-Ireland final win – but she didn’t go down without a fight.

# cruciate-curse - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

'Devastated for her... but she's still around the group and she's so positive'

A cruel blow for Dublin star forward Nicole Owens, who misses the All-Ireland final after knee surgery.

# cruciate-curse - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Tipperary confirm Maher tore cruciate in Sunday's game against Limerick

The attacker was taken off before half-time in Semple Stadium.

# cruciate-curse - Sunday 24 February, 2019

'Ignorance is bliss' - Playing on a torn cruciate for 10 months but missing All-Ireland glory

Kildare captain Grace Clifford casts her mind back to a whirlwind time.

# cruciate-curse - Saturday 25 August, 2018

'I felt everything and I just knew myself it was gone - it's just a pity it happened at this point'

Injury-stricken Ailbhe Davoren will be watching on as her Galway side face holders Dublin in the All-Ireland semi-final today.

# cruciate-curse - Friday 24 November, 2017

Talented young forward suffers cruciate injury to add to Clare's squad woes

Aron Shanagher won’t feature in 2018.

# cruciate-curse - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Cruel blow as Clare hurler suffers second serious knee injury in the space of 6 months

Oisin O’Brien is set to miss the rest of the 2017 season.

# cruciate-curse - Sunday 20 March, 2016

'The highs of the All-Ireland seem a long way when you’re trying to get off the couch in crutches'

Clare’s Pat Donnellan is on a road to recovery after tearing his cruciate.

# cruciate-curse - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Injury rules Ger Aylward out of All-Ireland junior club final

There are fears the Kilkenny man may miss some of this year’s championship.

# cruciate-curse - Saturday 16 August, 2014

'I was in serious pain' - Colin Walshe on playing through his cruciate ligament injury

Colin Walshe tells how he managed to struggle on.

# cruciate-curse - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Donie Shine awaits scan results as his season swings in the balance

The Roscommon attacker tells us he’s still getting over the disappointment of Sunday’s semi final defeat.

# cruciate-curse - Monday 9 June, 2014

The cruciate curse continues - Conor Gillespie ruled out of 2014 for Meath

Meath need a new midfield partnership now as Gillespie is their latest injury for 2014.

# cruciate-curse - Friday 7 March, 2014

Blow for Cork footballers as Deane hit by cruciate tear

Scans confirm the worst after Deane injured his knee in training this week.

# cruciate-curse - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Westmeath's Gavin back after burn accident - Cavan hit by cruciate setback

Mixed injury news for the footballers of Westmeath and Cavan.

# cruciate-curse - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Cruciate fears as Cork's Colm O'Neill waits on knee scan

The Ballyclough man was stretchered off during Cork’s Division 1 win over Donegal last night.

# cruciate-curse - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Cruel blow as cruciate op rules Ronan out for the season

Munster flanker Niall Ronan learned yesterday that he will need surgery to repair recent cruciate ligament damage.

# cruciate-curse - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Rebels rocked by Goold cruciate blow

Cork’s David Goold could miss most of the 2012 season with a cruciate ligament injury.