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Ireland lose World Rugby U20 Championships opener to Italy
# Shock
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# Shock

Ireland lose World Rugby U20 Championships opener to Italy

May 31st 2017, 2:46 PM 23,206 Views 30 Comments

Ireland conceded a late try to fall to a shock defeat.

Wiggins vows to 'shock a few people' over doping claims
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# Claim

Wiggins vows to 'shock a few people' over doping claims

Mar 25th 2017, 4:26 PM 7,046 Views 7 Comments

The former Team Sky rider added he would have “a lot to say” when UK Anti-Doping finished its investigation.

Leicester City sack Claudio Ranieri just 9 months after winning Premier League
# Dilly Ding Dilly Gone
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# Dilly Ding Dilly Gone

Leicester City sack Claudio Ranieri just 9 months after winning Premier League

Feb 23rd 2017, 8:10 PM 52,902 Views 168 Comments

The Foxes are currently just one point above the relegation zone.

Many Clouds collapses and dies moments after beating Gold Cup favourite Thistlecrack
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# Shock

Many Clouds collapses and dies moments after beating Gold Cup favourite Thistlecrack

Jan 28th 2017, 2:51 PM 12,038 Views 14 Comments

Death of 2015 Grand National winner stuns racing community at Cheltenham.

Watch: Here are the goals that knocked Liverpool out of the FA Cup
# Shock
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# Shock

Watch: Here are the goals that knocked Liverpool out of the FA Cup

Jan 28th 2017, 12:46 PM 7,826 Views 30 Comments

Richard Stearman and Andreas Weimann bagged the goals.

Liverpool's title hopes dealt major blow as struggling Swansea stun Anfield
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# Shock

Liverpool's title hopes dealt major blow as struggling Swansea stun Anfield

Jan 21st 2017, 2:45 PM 5,959 Views 20 Comments

The Reds were stunned as Gylfi Sigurdsson and Fernando Llorente grabbed a 3-2 Premier League victory for Swansea City.

Novak Djokovic dumped out of Australian Open by world number 117
# Shock
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# Shock

Novak Djokovic dumped out of Australian Open by world number 117

Jan 19th 2017, 8:41 AM 18,820 Views 28 Comments

Denis Istomin has caused the shock of the tournament in round two.

Colleagues express shock and sadness as Cork councillor dies suddenly
# Claire Cullinane
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# Claire Cullinane

Colleagues express shock and sadness as Cork councillor dies suddenly

Dec 14th 2016, 1:01 PM 40,755 Views 13 Comments

Tributes were paid to Claire Cullinane, after the news she passed away suddenly emerged today.

"Everyone is deeply upset" - Mayo village in shock after deaths of two pensioners in tragic circumstances
# Irishtown
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# Irishtown

"Everyone is deeply upset" - Mayo village in shock after deaths of two pensioners in tragic circumstances

Nov 2nd 2016, 6:25 AM 48,917 Views 6 Comments

The bodies of Tom and Kitty Fitzgerald were discovered at their home in Knockadoon, near Irishtown, yesterday afternoon.

Shock as couple who were 'pillars of the community' found dead in Mayo
# Irishtown
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# Irishtown

Shock as couple who were 'pillars of the community' found dead in Mayo

Nov 1st 2016, 11:36 PM 45,724 Views 26 Comments

Tom and Kitty Fitzgerald were found dead in their home in Knockadoon today – a community reacts to the tragic news.

Couple tied up by armed men who stole money and a white Mercedes
# Co. Down
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# Co. Down

Couple tied up by armed men who stole money and a white Mercedes

Oct 4th 2016, 1:45 PM 10,258 Views 1 Comment

Police say that the men ransacked the couple’s house.

Crossmaglen suffer only their second Armagh Championship defeat in 20 years
# Dethroned
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# Dethroned

Crossmaglen suffer only their second Armagh Championship defeat in 20 years

Oct 2nd 2016, 9:11 PM 14,251 Views 6 Comments

They lost by a point to St Patrick’s Cullyhanna.

'Beating Taylor is not my greatest moment - that's still to come'
# Shock
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# Shock

'Beating Taylor is not my greatest moment - that's still to come'

Aug 15th 2016, 5:16 PM 4,590 Views 7 Comments

‘Awesome’ to finally turn the tables on Taylor, says Mira Potkonen.

Stunning upset as Serena Williams sent crashing out of the Olympics
# Shock
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# Shock

Stunning upset as Serena Williams sent crashing out of the Olympics

Aug 10th 2016, 1:50 AM 7,044 Views 6 Comments

Defeat for the 34-year-old American robbed her of the chance to secure a fifth gold medal.

'What day is semi-final?' asks stunned Vesnina
# Shock
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# Shock

'What day is semi-final?' asks stunned Vesnina

Jul 5th 2016, 11:35 PM 10,974 Views 1 Comment

“I’m close to 30. Most of you are thinking that it’s end of the career.”

Perisic strikes late to stun Spain in Bordeaux
# Reality Check
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# Reality Check

Perisic strikes late to stun Spain in Bordeaux

Jun 21st 2016, 10:20 PM 9,253 Views 12 Comments

The punishment for Vincent del Bosque’s side is a last-16 clash against Italy, Ireland’s opponents tomorrow.

World's End! Katie Taylor suffers shock defeat in world championship semis
# Katie
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# Katie

World's End! Katie Taylor suffers shock defeat in world championship semis

May 26th 2016, 3:19 PM 113,785 Views 117 Comments

Bronze for Taylor as her bid for a sixth straight world title falls short.

Paramedic goes the extra mile to help older woman whose husband died on Irish ferry
# Support
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# Support

Paramedic goes the extra mile to help older woman whose husband died on Irish ferry

May 21st 2016, 9:30 PM 56,370 Views 37 Comments

“They came over for a weekend away, this lady was lost – she was in complete shock.”

Quins riding emotional wave after academy player's death - O'Shea
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# Shock

Quins riding emotional wave after academy player's death - O'Shea

May 12th 2016, 8:56 PM 11,668 Views 0 Comments

Prop Seb Adeniran-Olule died in a car accident on Monday at the age of 20.

Goal from on-loan Juventus star helps knock Juventus out of the Champions League
# Shock
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# Shock

Goal from on-loan Juventus star helps knock Juventus out of the Champions League

Mar 16th 2016, 10:21 PM 21,846 Views 37 Comments

Kingsley Coman’s goal capped a remarkable Bayern comeback.

'I've made a huge mistake': Sharapova reveals she failed drugs test at Australian Open
# Shock Revelation
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# Shock Revelation

'I've made a huge mistake': Sharapova reveals she failed drugs test at Australian Open

Mar 7th 2016, 9:30 PM 84,256 Views 114 Comments

The former world number one called a press conference at short notice.

'I'll face it like a man, like a champion. I'll come back and do it again'
# Shock
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# Shock

'I'll face it like a man, like a champion. I'll come back and do it again'

Mar 6th 2016, 9:58 AM 65,114 Views 92 Comments

Conor McGregor reacts to his first taste of defeat in the UFC after he was submitted by Nate Diaz.

Rafa Nadal is OUT of the Australian Open already
# Shock
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# Shock

Rafa Nadal is OUT of the Australian Open already

Jan 19th 2016, 8:19 AM 7,555 Views 10 Comments

Fernando Verdasco wins five-set thriller on day two in Melbourne.

Lobov books TUF 22 final place but there's been a major twist in the plot
# Shock
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# Shock

Lobov books TUF 22 final place but there's been a major twist in the plot

Dec 10th 2015, 6:45 AM 8,115 Views 23 Comments

Details emerged on last night’s concluding episode.

Two teenagers killed after crash starts fire, third teen in critical condition
# Rostrevor
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# Rostrevor

Two teenagers killed after crash starts fire, third teen in critical condition

Sep 15th 2015, 8:15 AM 17,573 Views 4 Comments

The collision caused a fire which spread to a nearby property.

"A taser is not a toy" say police as 14-year-old arrested over injury to boy (9)
# Belfast
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# Belfast

"A taser is not a toy" say police as 14-year-old arrested over injury to boy (9)

Jul 24th 2015, 3:39 PM 6,721 Views 8 Comments

The 14-year-old has been questioned on suspicion of assault.

Tony McGregor says seeing Conor hurt against Mendes was 'a terrible shock'
# Stunned
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# Stunned

Tony McGregor says seeing Conor hurt against Mendes was 'a terrible shock'

Jul 20th 2015, 10:30 PM 15,169 Views 13 Comments

The new UFC interim featherweight champion’s family admit the found UFC 189 tough.

Incredible scenes as Faroe Islands do the double over Euro 2004 champs Greece
# Shock
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# Shock

Incredible scenes as Faroe Islands do the double over Euro 2004 champs Greece

Jun 13th 2015, 10:24 PM 9,846 Views 6 Comments

Meanwhile, in Ireland’s group, Germany unsurprisingly beat Gibraltar 7-0.

Wawrinka storms back to stun Djokovic in the French Open final
# Shock
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# Shock

Wawrinka storms back to stun Djokovic in the French Open final

Jun 7th 2015, 6:16 PM 5,818 Views 8 Comments

The world number one’s quest for a career Grand Slam goes on.

'Worrying' increase in people climbing electricity poles with festival bunting
# Summer Surge
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# Summer Surge

'Worrying' increase in people climbing electricity poles with festival bunting

Jun 6th 2015, 7:15 AM 6,705 Views 11 Comments

Never a good idea.

7.1 magnitude earthquake hits Papua New Guinea
# Tremor
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# Tremor

7.1 magnitude earthquake hits Papua New Guinea

May 1st 2015, 10:14 AM 9,750 Views 13 Comments

The region also experienced a 6.7 magnitude earthquake yesterday.

Limerick minors produced a sensational second half comeback to stun Waterford
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# Shock

Limerick minors produced a sensational second half comeback to stun Waterford

Apr 22nd 2015, 9:03 PM 11,498 Views 0 Comments

The Deise led by nine points at half time.

Man charged with kidnap, rape and murder of girl (9) snatched from playground
# Rip Chloe
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# Rip Chloe

Man charged with kidnap, rape and murder of girl (9) snatched from playground

Apr 18th 2015, 1:02 PM 24,161 Views 0 Comments

Zbigniew Huminski was arrested on Wednesday.

The world's worst team are one step closer to the World Cup after shock victory
# Bhutan On A Show
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# Bhutan On A Show

The world's worst team are one step closer to the World Cup after shock victory

Mar 12th 2015, 5:07 PM 9,148 Views 10 Comments

Bhutan are now just 21 games away from making it to Russia 2018.

Spate of attacks on elderly who are being tied up, gagged and attacked in their own homes
# Vulnerable
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# Vulnerable

Spate of attacks on elderly who are being tied up, gagged and attacked in their own homes

Feb 18th 2015, 1:05 PM 14,250 Views 47 Comments

Age Action says neighbours need to play a role in preventing attacks.

Atletico Madrid's hopes of retaining the La Liga title were dealt a significant blow tonight
# Derby Hangover
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# Derby Hangover

Atletico Madrid's hopes of retaining the La Liga title were dealt a significant blow tonight

Feb 15th 2015, 10:40 PM 8,830 Views 15 Comments

The reigning champions are seven points adrift of Real Madrid after losing 2-0 to Celta Vigo.

Leinster were upset by the Dragons in their first RDS loss since March 2013
# In The Balance
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# In The Balance

Leinster were upset by the Dragons in their first RDS loss since March 2013

Feb 15th 2015, 4:51 PM 21,604 Views 30 Comments

Tom Prydie’s boot helped the Welsh side to a 16-14 win.

Shinji Kagawa's struggles continue as he misses decisive penalty in big Asian Cup upset
# Shock
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# Shock

Shinji Kagawa's struggles continue as he misses decisive penalty in big Asian Cup upset

Jan 23rd 2015, 5:51 PM 7,957 Views 1 Comment

Japan, the reigning holders, suffered shoot-out defeat to United Arab Emirates.

Waterford stun Cork to reach first McGrath Cup final in 13 years
# GAA
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# GAA

Waterford stun Cork to reach first McGrath Cup final in 13 years

Jan 19th 2015, 8:10 AM 12,970 Views 7 Comments

It’s only preseason but it’s a morale boosting win for the Déise.

David Moyes masterminds an unlikely Real Sociedad win over Barcelona
# Shock
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# Shock

David Moyes masterminds an unlikely Real Sociedad win over Barcelona

Jan 4th 2015, 10:19 PM 12,694 Views 21 Comments

Jordi Alba’s second-minute own goal proved the difference between the sides.