CHEERS AND TEARS: Amelie Mauresmo on her way to grand slam victory after Justine Henin-Hardenne (inset) cried off
in the final
Fears were raised that O'Rourke (above) might have re-activated his troublesome hip injury when he cried off
last Sunday's Frank Govern Memorial final tie against Cavan, after being named to start at midfield.
WOLVES' goalscoring hero Neill Collins would not have even been on the pitch if Michael Mancienne had not cried off
with a headache minutes before kick-off.
She was to be a VIP guest at the opening of the new cruise terminal at the Pier Head, but cried off
at the last minute because she was said to be engaged in legal duties.
When Scimeca cried off
, Gunter was slotted into the back four and Ledley pushed forward alongside McPhail in central midfield.
Stranraer missed suspended Michael Moore as well as Kevin Finlayson, who cried off
when his girlfriend went into labour.
JOHNNY MURTAGH was yesterday considering an appeal against a EUR2,000 fine imposed at The Curragh on Sunday when he cried off
rides in two Group races because he was unable to meet the required weight of 8st 11lb.
Shrewsbury went down 5-4 against Old Wulfrunians while Kynock 'won' their second match of the season when Aldridge cried off
prior to the game.
Piearce had been selected to play against Yeovil Town in the LDV Vans Trophy on Tuesday but cried off
at the last minute.
Woodlands said they had no alternative when several of their team cried off
with flu symptoms - leaving their opponents less than pleased at when they consider to be double standards.
Welsh skipper Kingsley Jones, drafted in to lead the side at the 11th hour when Rob Howley cried off
with a hamstring injury, admitted: "The Southern Hemisphere are playing Super 12 down here every week and they are leaving us behind.
Tenby believe their Heywood Lane pitch was playable, but Tondu cried off
because they claimed they could not field a front row.
Jen in tears yesterday BLADE STUNNER Jen is hurt
But he had been selected, after weeks out injured, at 10am that day when Mark Dennis cried off
with a stomach bug.
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.