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# unlucky-7 - Thursday 22 August, 2019

'I had to turn it off... 'I can't watch this'': Rugby can wait as Dan Leavy eyes long road back
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# Luckless 7

'I had to turn it off... 'I can't watch this'': Rugby can wait as Dan Leavy eyes long road back

Aug 22nd 2019, 7:00 AM 9,031 Views 8 Comments

The Leinster and Ireland flanker has found the sport he loves to be a tough watch since his horror knee injury.

# unlucky-7 - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Triple injury blow tempers Munster celebrations
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# Unlucky 7

Triple injury blow tempers Munster celebrations

Oct 20th 2018, 4:04 PM 18,264 Views 9 Comments

Tommy O’Donnell suffered a suspected broken leg while Rhys Marshall and Dan Goggin also took serious knocks.

# unlucky-7 - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

'He said 'Josh you're good at this'': Sage advice keeping Van der Flier positive on road to recovery
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# Unlucky 7

'He said 'Josh you're good at this'': Sage advice keeping Van der Flier positive on road to recovery

Mar 13th 2018, 6:00 AM 10,959 Views 2 Comments

The Leinster flanker injured his ACL on the opening day of the Six Nations and admits a wince at the brilliant performances of Dan Leavy in his absence.

# unlucky-7 - Thursday 7 December, 2017

Shoulder leaves Heenan in race against time to play for Connacht again
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# Unlucky 7

Shoulder leaves Heenan in race against time to play for Connacht again

Dec 7th 2017, 7:30 AM 4,048 Views 4 Comments

‘In terms of someone that has had injuries in the past, I have yet to see a player that has worked as hard to get himself back in a position to play,” says forwrds coach Jimmy Duffy.

# unlucky-7 - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Connacht lose back row Butler for six weeks to knee injury
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# Unlucky 7

Connacht lose back row Butler for six weeks to knee injury

Oct 31st 2017, 1:53 PM 3,860 Views 4 Comments

Second row Andrew Browne’s ankle injury requires surgery and he will now be out until the New Year.

# unlucky-7 - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

Fresh injury concern for Sean O'Brien as he meets with shoulder specialist
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# Unlucky 7

Fresh injury concern for Sean O'Brien as he meets with shoulder specialist

Sep 30th 2014, 5:55 PM 5,430 Views 9 Comments

The Leinster openside is seeking further counsel on the injury that keep him out for so much of last season.

# unlucky-7 - Monday 25 November, 2013

Angry O'Brien calls on players to 'grow up, know what's expected in an Ireland jersey'
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# Openside

Angry O'Brien calls on players to 'grow up, know what's expected in an Ireland jersey'

Nov 25th 2013, 8:00 AM 41,364 Views 84 Comments

‘We can be proud of our performance against the World Champions, but it still wasn’t good enough’, says the Tullow Tank.

# unlucky-7 - Thursday 22 November, 2012

Niall Ronan: ‘There were days I wondered if I’d ever recover at all’
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# Unlucky 7

Niall Ronan: ‘There were days I wondered if I’d ever recover at all’

Nov 22nd 2012, 4:59 PM 1,585 Views 0 Comments

After two appearances in an injury ravaged 10 months, the Munster openside is hoping to make his first team return permanent this weekend.