Results tagged “injury”


Winter is the most likely time of year for leg and foot injuries, so it's best to be prepared.

Carroll ruled out for up to six weeks

By Giles Broadbent on September 5, 2012 3:52 PM |


Andy Carroll's hamstring injury is worse than first fears and likely to keep out the Irons striker for up to six weeks.

The 23-year-old made a strong start in the Irons 3-0 win over Fulham but departed the field early clutching his leg. He was immediately pulled from the England World Cup qualifiers but hoped to return for the Norwich game later this month.

FF-aug6-ChrisWEB.jpgLong jumper Chris Tomlinson is taking a leap into the unknown this year - and not just at the Olympics.

The British record holder is aiming for a first medal at the Games this summer but he's also gearing up for the challenge of the birth of his first child. It means a busy year for the Newham & Essex Beagles athlete.

FF-jun18-Murray.jpgAndy Murray lost in straight sets to David Ferrer in his opening Barclays ATP World Tour Finals match at The O2 this afternoon.

The British number one was hampered by a hip injury that required lengthy on-court treatment at the end of the first set and was not at his best as he went down 4-6 7-5 to the Spaniard.

CS12195387Paul Gascoigne book s.jpg"Daft as a brush" was Bobby Robson's description of former England midfielder Paul Gascoigne.

Sadly that daftness had a darker side, which has manifested itself in recent years in a well-documented drink problem. He's clearly still fragile, but Gascoigne, 44, is happier now.