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# hamstring - Thursday 30 August, 2018

'I hit my best speed time in six years' - Rob Kearney beats the fear of injury

The Leinster fullback could relate to Michael Owen’s recent honesty about injuries.

# hamstring - Saturday 23 June, 2018

Scannell to start for Ireland after Cronin ruled out with hamstring injury

The Leinster hooker has been cruelly ruled out but it means a big chance for the Munster man.

# hamstring - Friday 29 December, 2017

Sean Maguire targeting comeback in early 2018 from a serious hamstring injury

The Republic of Ireland and Preston North End player has undergone surgery for the issue.

# hamstring - 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.

# hamstring - Sunday 17 September, 2017

Massive blow for Barcelona as €105 million signing Dembele set for extended layoff

French international Ousmane Dembele was just 20 minutes into his first La Liga start when he pulled his hamstring on Saturday.

# hamstring - 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.

# hamstring - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Pressure on Sexton to get fit as Gatland shares concern over out-half's durability

The Ireland out-half is currently sidelined with a hamstring injury.

# hamstring - Thursday 1 December, 2016

'Johnny struggles to let 6 hours go without thinking about rugby': Nacewa backs Sexton to power on at Leinster

If Sexton does end up being sidelined, the Leinster captain is confident Joey Carbery can steer the team in Europe.

# hamstring - Monday 24 October, 2016

McCarthy looks set to miss Ireland's crucial World Cup qualifier with Austria

The Everton midfielder is reportedly looking at “several weeks” on the sidelines with a torn hamstring.

# hamstring - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Joe Canning's hamstring setback - 'Probably a centimetre and a half away from ending my career'

The Galway forward is currently on the comeback trail from injury.

# hamstring - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Bolt to quash Rio injury rumours with London comeback tomorrow

The six-time Olympic champion missed the Jamaican Olympic trials with a hamstring strain.

# hamstring - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Munster and Ireland legend Paul O'Connell has been unveiled as a Toulon player

The 36-year-old is currently at his first RCT press conference.

# hamstring - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Paul O’Connell dreaming of a Christmas that's anything but light

The lock will be free of the pressure of imminent games, but hopes to be fully immersed in his rehab programme.

# hamstring - Sunday 11 October, 2015

France captain Dusautoir salutes 'warrior' O'Connell after serious injury

The Ireland skipper suffered an horrific hamstring injury against the French.

# hamstring - Friday 25 September, 2015

Schmidt taking 'no risks' with Henshaw's hamstring at World Cup

The 22-year-old is left out for this weekend’s clash with Romania.

# hamstring - 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.

# hamstring - Saturday 7 February, 2015

Schmidt hopeful that O'Brien will face France after hamstring 'twinge'

Ireland’s openside flanker was ruled out before kick-off in Rome this afternoon.

# hamstring - Monday 3 November, 2014

Sexton injury 'nothing of concern' for Ireland, but Best joins Ross as a front row doubt

Ireland had an agreement with Racing Metro to limit the number 10′s game time on Saturday.

# hamstring - Friday 3 October, 2014

Richardt Strauss will get his season under way against Munster A tomorrow

Jack O’Donoghue will captain the southern province’s shadow side in Donnybrook tomorrow.

# hamstring - Friday 18 April, 2014

'Uphill battle' to stay in AFL for Tommy Walsh as he fights back from horror hamstring injury

The Kerry native is continue to recover from a horror hamstring injury.

# hamstring - 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.

# hamstring - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Man City face nervous wait over Aguero fitness

The Argentine limped off with a hamstring injury in last night’s win against Tottenham.

# hamstring - Sunday 17 November, 2013

Joey O'Brien ruled out of Poland friendly

The full back will return to West Ham for treatment

# hamstring - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Wayne Rooney flies home from United's pre-season tour with injury

Anyone in the market for a striker with dodgy hamstrings?

# hamstring - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Aussies kick off Operation Spud Smasher to target 'injured' Jonny Sexton Lions 2013 This post contains videos

Aussies kick off Operation Spud Smasher to target 'injured' Jonny Sexton

The lads from GreenandGold feel the Lions outhalf is looking off-colour.

# hamstring - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Christian (Wade) thrown into Lions squad as Roberts awaits scan

The Welshman hobbled off in the last quarter of his team’s 30-point win in Sydney.

# hamstring - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Tight hamstring but good spirits as Rob Kearney embarks on road to recovery

The fullback is hoping to be back in action for one of the Lions’ two warm-up matches next week.

# hamstring - Monday 3 June, 2013

Zebo or Hook the likely Lions if hamstrung Kearney fails to recover

The Irish fullback may not play a tour match until a week before the First Test.

# hamstring - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

Aguero injury takes shine off City win

Plus Edin Dzeko has something to tell you.

# hamstring - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

Munster approaching full-strength for Racing Metro clash

Donncha O’Callaghan and Marcus Horan are in contention for starting roles but Paul O’Connell is still not ready to return.

# hamstring - Friday 17 August, 2012

Cork hopeful of Carey being fit for defence against Donegal

Cork report a full bill of health as they gear up for their football semi-final showdown with Donegal.

# hamstring - Sunday 8 July, 2012

Doubts raised over Derval O'Rourke's Olympic participation after finals withdrawal

The Irish champion missed out on the 100m hurdles at Santry on Sunday sparking worries over her fitness.

# hamstring - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Sean O'Brien: Cut down our errors and we can push the All Blacks hard

The Leinster man is ready for the season’s final thrusts while the slow recoveries of Cian Healy and Mike Ross may lead to a front row shake-up.

# hamstring - Monday 11 June, 2012

Here comes the cavalry: Duffy in the air as Earls' tour hangs in the balance

The Connacht full-back is jetting to Christchurch while Paddy McAllister and Tony Buckley are keeping their phones charged and ready.

# hamstring - Monday 4 June, 2012

Mike Ross an injury doubt for Ireland's First Test against All Blacks

The tighthead prop’s injured hamstring may prevent him from lining up against New Zealand on Saturday.

# hamstring - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

O'Connell still a major doubt as Kidney calls up Connacht lock McCarthy

The Ireland squad to tour New Zealand has been finalised and now includes Chris Henry, Paul Marshall, Mike McCarthy and Ronan Loughney.

# hamstring - Saturday 19 May, 2012

No K.O for Keane: Scan of Robbie's hamstring shows no tear

The striker sparked heart flutters across the nation as he revealed an upcoming scan but the FAI has given the all-clear.

# hamstring - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Tuilagi out of Ulster clash, may miss England's Six Nations opener

The Leicester centre has been ruled out for four to six weeks with a hamstring injury.

# hamstring - Saturday 12 November, 2011

Van der Vaart suffers more hamstring woe while playing for Holland

Rafael van der Vaart could be set for another spell on the sidelines after he limped out of a friendly between the Netherlands and Switzerland with a hamstring problem.

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