Detroit Piston`s top scorer Brandon Jennings sidelined
Detroit Piston`s top scorer Brandon Jennings sidelined

The Detroit Pistons top scorer Brandon Jennings will likely miss the remainder of the season with a torn left Achilles tendon, the NBA team said on Sunday.

Monchengladbach's Andre Hahn sidelined due to Achilles problem
Monchengladbach's Andre Hahn sidelined due to Achilles problem

German football club Monchengladbach's midfielder Andre Hahn will miss the opening games of the second half of the season due to an inflammation of his Achilles tendon.

Villa striker Christian Benteke to miss World Cup in Brazil following leg injury

Aston Villa striker Christian Benteke will reportedly miss out the FIFA World Cup this summer in Brazil as he has been ruled out for a minimum of six months with a ruptured Achilles tendon.

New Zealand`s Vettori has Achilles surgery

New Zealand spinner Daniel Vettori has had an operation on his left Achilles tendon in a bid to prolong his career, team management in England announced in a statement on thursday.

Hesson concerned over Vettori`s `career hampering` Achilles tendon problem

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has admitted concern over injured veteran Daniel Vettori and said there were some serious medical discussions to be had over his future.

Achilles tendon can’t heal itself

Achilles tendon stays the same throughout adult life.

JP Duminy undergoes successful surgery on ruptured Achilles tendon

South African batsman JP Duminy has undergone a successful operation on his ruptured Achilles tendon.

Woods has `mild` strain, hopes to return soon

Tiger Woods received some welcome news on the injury front when he was diagnosed with nothing more than a mild strain of his left Achilles tendon and the former world number one hopes to return to practice later in the week.

Tigers Woods withdraws with sore Achilles` tendon

Tiger Woods` road to the Masters took a surprising detour Sunday when he withdrew after 11 holes in the Cadillac Championship because of soreness in his left Achilles tendon.