If I hadn't turned up and cried off
sick nothing would have happened.
Plymouth's more experienced team had the edge in a friendly arranged to replace the scheduled Pontin's Combination match against Swansea City, who cried off
because of an FA Youth Cup fixture.
Sheepdog handler Emlyn Roberts and his ducks also cried off
ill, but organiser Joan Green said it had still been a successful event.
Earlier this month Murtagh was fined 2,000 euros by the Curragh stewards after he cried off
rides in two Group races because he was unable to meet the required weight of 8st 11lb.
Guest was due to ride the eight-year-old, but cried off
because of flu and his place was taken by amateur Larry McGrath.
Recalled against Arsenal after Hedman had cried off
with a back injury, the 42-year-old goalkeeper excelled himself at Highbury and in the game with Liverpool at Highfield Road last weekend.
from training, claiming traffic problems from his Cannock home .
But they postponed their action after realising Manchester United's Chris Smalling had cried off
England Under-21 duty.
Brooks' planned opponent cried off
and, as the Ely boy had sold so many tickets, promoter Paul Boyce switched things around so that he met Liverpool-based Serb Doknic, originally due to face Barry cruiser Chris Harman.
In fact, my coach used to say if one of the group cried off
sick or complained of feeling tired, take a rest or go train with the sprinters.
The Dragons boss received two early morning phone calls from captain Darren Ferguson, who reported that his wife had been rushed into hospital, while defender Andy Holt also cried off
because his wife was expected to give birth to their second child at any time.
PLANS were launched yesterday for this year's Tartan Day celebrations in the USA - but Tourism Minister Mike Watson, pictured right, cried off
with a sporting injury.
260-1 double when partnering Bevier - as deputy to Dane O'Neill, who was feeling unwell and cried off
- to victory for trainer Trevor Wall and owner John Sprouston in the
Cardiff flyer Walker has been drafted in for Saturday's clash with England at Twickenham after Ieuan Evans cried off
with a calf injury.
The youth team player was only brought in at the last minute when top scorer Roberts cried off
with a virus.