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Knee injury

Nadal's 8th French Open title sweeps aside lingering doubts over knee injury

Rafael Nadal harboured plenty of doubts when he returned to tennis in February after a seven-month lay-off because of a left knee injury.

Tuesday, 11 June, 2013, 4:35am

Rafael Nadal staggers into Brazil Open final with knee pain

The former world number one, who is recovering from a left knee injury, battled hard to dismiss his 27-year-old opponent, who is ranked 111th in the world, winning 6-3, 6-7 (2/7), 6-1 in nearly two hours.

17 Feb 2013 - 1:15pm

Robert Griffin case revives 'play or sit' debate

At some point, an injured player, even a star such as Robert Griffin, is too hampered to help a team. Deciding when enough is enough is the problem.

9 Jan 2013 - 3:04am

Messi suffers knee injury in Barca-Benfica draw

Lionel Messi, grimacing in pain, was taken off the field on a stretcher with a bone bruise to his left knee as Barcelona was held to a 0-0 tie by Benfica in a Champions League match on Wednesday night.

With Barcelona already assured of advancing to the second round, Messi entered as a reserve in the 58th minute.

6 Dec 2012 - 9:33am

Chelsea sweat on John Terry injury after Liverpool score late equaliser

Chelsea manager Roberto Di Matteo was fearing the worst after John Terry sustained a knee injury during the 1-1 draw with Liverpool at Stamford Bridge.

13 Nov 2012 - 4:29am