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#Engine Room

# engine-room - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Relief for Dublin as James McCarthy's knee injury not as bad as first feared - reports

The three-time All-Star was forced off in Sunday’s Leinster final.

# engine-room - Friday 16 November, 2018

Locks and LOLs for record-breaking New Zealand stalwarts

Whitelock and Retallick are a serious combination on the field, not so much on press duty.

# engine-room - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Double forward blow for in-form Chiefs ahead of Champions Cup clash with Munster

Exeter’s pack will be without Sam Simmonds and Jonny Hill for the early rounds of Europe at the very least.

# engine-room - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Toner a conspicuous absentee as Ryan vows a 'seamless transition' with Henderson

The big Leinster lock has started 36 Tests since Schmidt took charge of Ireland, but makes way for a new combination this weekend.

# engine-room - Monday 28 September, 2015

Scotland lose lock for World Cup, and concern swells with Finn Russell's ankle

Vern Cotter has yet to name the lock’s replacement in the squad.

# engine-room - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Toner taking care of Ireland's basics as Ryan and Henderson push at lock

The Leinster second row has been working hard to improve his rucking in recent years.

# engine-room - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Emre Can showed the value of playing him in midfield tonight

The German showed his quality, creating space for a precise finish, for his country tonight.

# engine-room - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Saracens lock Kruis will miss Munster clash because of this tip tackle

The second row has been suspended for three weeks, so will be available to play for England in the Six Nations.

# engine-room - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Long term: Andrews hopes to extend Baggies stay

The Irish midfielder has settled in well at West Brom, but hopes to earn a longer contract that his current six month deal.

# engine-room - Tuesday 28 February, 2012

From French fishing vessel towing Costa Allegra to Seychelles island Costa Allegra

French fishing vessel towing Costa Allegra to Seychelles island

The cruise ship was left stranded in the Indian Ocean after a fire broke out in the generator room, cutting power to the Allegra.