But it's not just Liam, now a strapping teenager, who is beaming on the pictures.
He felt a searing pain in his side after hurling down a bouncer on Boxing Day, and was forced to bowl and bat on the following two days wearing heavy strapping and severely restricted because of the pain.
He was wearing a golden vest with several pieces of protective armor of blue strapping against his limbs.
Thankfully, I never discovered whether this gang of kids were bluffing or not because a strapping man who had been drinking in the pub opposite sauntered onto the street.
Physio Mark Taylor bandaged him up and, after Pedersen tested the strapping and his confidence in training on Friday, he was restored to the front line.
You know the type: big strapping dude, centre of attention, the person everyone looks to for approval and the one without whom nothing important ever happens.
Dr. Hans brought up the fact that although the alphorns were still made in Switzerland from traditional pinewood, the strapping around the length of the horn was these days made from Thai bamboo.
Initial treatment options for heel pain caused by plantar fasciitis include anti-inflammatory medications, padding and strapping of the foot, and physical therapy.
John grew into a strapping lad with the makings of a farmer, and with this in mind he spent his fourteenth year living with relatives on their farm in Dunmore, Co. Galway.
Early indications are that McAteer has strained medial ligaments in his left knee but despite the midfielder later admitting he was ‘a bit sore’ he was able to limp on the Ireland team bus with heavy strapping .