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'All the Irish media were talking about South Africa' - Japan savour huge shock
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'All the Irish media were talking about South Africa' - Japan savour huge shock

Sep 28th 2019, 3:00 PM 30,323 Views 57 Comments

The Brave Blossoms took some motivation from the Irish focus on a possible quarter-final.

Giant killers! Japan rock the World Cup with stunning win over Schmidt's Ireland
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Giant killers! Japan rock the World Cup with stunning win over Schmidt's Ireland

Sep 28th 2019, 10:12 AM 73,660 Views 347 Comments

Jamie Joseph’s Brave Blossoms were sublime in overturning a 12-3 deficit to win.

'The odds were 15/1 and they won!' - Uruguay revels in historic Rugby World Cup win
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'The odds were 15/1 and they won!' - Uruguay revels in historic Rugby World Cup win

Sep 25th 2019, 6:26 PM 7,146 Views 5 Comments

The South Americans pulled off the greatest upset in their history on Wednesday against Fiji.

Shock Granada win sees Barcelona endure worst start to La Liga season since 1994
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Shock Granada win sees Barcelona endure worst start to La Liga season since 1994

Sep 21st 2019, 10:23 PM 12,407 Views 6 Comments

Goals from Ramon Azeez and Alvaro Vadillo earned promoted Granada a famous 2-0 win.

Brilliant Laois stun Dublin to set up All-Ireland quarter-final against Tipperary
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Brilliant Laois stun Dublin to set up All-Ireland quarter-final against Tipperary

Jul 7th 2019, 5:53 PM 72,574 Views 102 Comments

Tipperary await in Croke Park next Sunday.

Hosts sent packing after late South Africa goal stuns Egypt in another AFCON upset
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Hosts sent packing after late South Africa goal stuns Egypt in another AFCON upset

Jul 6th 2019, 10:15 PM 8,292 Views 4 Comments

Thembinkosi Lorch scored the winner in the last-16 encounter.

Morocco beaten on penalties in huge AFCON shock
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Morocco beaten on penalties in huge AFCON shock

Jul 5th 2019, 8:23 PM 9,769 Views 1 Comment

Hakim Ziyech missed a penalty in normal time as one of the favourites were knocked out by Benin.

Ranked 108th in the world, Madagascar stun Nigeria to seal Africa Cup of Nations progress
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Ranked 108th in the world, Madagascar stun Nigeria to seal Africa Cup of Nations progress

Jun 30th 2019, 9:16 PM 8,129 Views 7 Comments

Unbeaten Madagascar defeated the Super Eagles 2-0 to top Group B on Sunday.

Verstappen ends Mercedes run but stewards investigate
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Verstappen ends Mercedes run but stewards investigate

Jun 30th 2019, 4:29 PM 8,674 Views 3 Comments

The Dutchman’s dramatic overtaking move was immediately announced as under investigation by the officials.

Sweden shock Germany to advance to World Cup semi-finals
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Sweden shock Germany to advance to World Cup semi-finals

Jun 29th 2019, 9:08 PM 7,663 Views 1 Comment

The Swedes conjured one of the biggest surprises of the competition to set up a last-four clash with the Netherlands.

Colombia's Martinez and Zapata stun Messi's Argentina at Copa
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Colombia's Martinez and Zapata stun Messi's Argentina at Copa

Jun 16th 2019, 9:35 AM 8,912 Views 5 Comments

Argentina were upstaged by their Colombian counterparts, who made a winning start in Group B.

Barnet youngster scores twice as Ireland defeated by U21s in training match
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Barnet youngster scores twice as Ireland defeated by U21s in training match

May 30th 2019, 9:41 PM 17,638 Views 12 Comments

Mick McCarthy’s side were overcome after Jack Taylor hit a brace.

Grand Slam dream dies for fifth seed Kerber after shock first round French Open exit
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Grand Slam dream dies for fifth seed Kerber after shock first round French Open exit

Updated May 26th 2019, 1:51 PM 4,074 Views 0 Comments

The reigning Wimbledon champion was beaten by world number 81, Anastasia Potapova.

Valencia score twice in 13 minutes to stun Barcelona and win Copa del Rey for the first time since 2008
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Valencia score twice in 13 minutes to stun Barcelona and win Copa del Rey for the first time since 2008

May 25th 2019, 10:36 PM 12,918 Views 22 Comments

Goals from Kevin Gameiro and Rodrigo saw Valencia scupper Barca’s hopes of completing a domestic double.

Antonio strike sinks Spurs as top-four race intensifies
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Antonio strike sinks Spurs as top-four race intensifies

Apr 27th 2019, 2:35 PM 6,152 Views 9 Comments

Michail Antonio scored the first opposition goal at Spurs’ new stadium as West Ham picked up a priceless away win.

Ajax stun Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus to reach Champions League semis
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Ajax stun Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus to reach Champions League semis

Apr 16th 2019, 10:07 PM 13,884 Views 58 Comments

Matthijs de Ligt’s thumping second-half header secured a 2-1 second-leg victory.

UCD late show stuns Cork City
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UCD late show stuns Cork City

Apr 15th 2019, 10:32 PM 6,442 Views 4 Comments

A last-gasp Gary O’Neill penalty won it for the Students.

Woods falls to Danish outsider in 'stinging' WGC Match Play loss after knocking McIlroy out
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Woods falls to Danish outsider in 'stinging' WGC Match Play loss after knocking McIlroy out

Mar 31st 2019, 11:18 AM 6,199 Views 1 Comment

Tiger was left hurting after a surprise defeat to Lucas Bjerregaard in Austin.

Lionel Messi's long-awaited international return ends in shock defeat to Venezuela
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Lionel Messi's long-awaited international return ends in shock defeat to Venezuela

Mar 22nd 2019, 10:12 PM 8,517 Views 1 Comment

Messi had not played for the national team since their elimination by France at the 2018 World Cup.

Masvidal stuns Till in London to derail UFC comeback
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Masvidal stuns Till in London to derail UFC comeback

Mar 17th 2019, 10:02 AM 7,801 Views 6 Comments

The Liverpudlian suffered a second-round knockout on Saturday night, while there was also defeat for Ireland’s Joseph Duffy.

Super Rugby history made as Sunwolves secure first ever away win by seeing off Waikato Chiefs
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Super Rugby history made as Sunwolves secure first ever away win by seeing off Waikato Chiefs

Mar 2nd 2019, 9:35 AM 8,519 Views 21 Comments

The Japanese outfit recorded the most significant win of their brief Super Rugby life in Hamilton on Saturday.

Aishling Moloney stars as Tipperary stun Cork at Páirc Uí Rinn
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Aishling Moloney stars as Tipperary stun Cork at Páirc Uí Rinn

Feb 23rd 2019, 9:11 PM 8,340 Views 1 Comment

The Premier County were one-point winners in Cork this evening.

Sergio Ramos sent off as Real Madrid horror-show rocks title hopes with shock Girona defeat
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Sergio Ramos sent off as Real Madrid horror-show rocks title hopes with shock Girona defeat

Feb 17th 2019, 1:39 PM 11,871 Views 12 Comments

The Blancos’ seven-game unbeaten run came to an end after an abysmal performance as Ramos saw red.

Lacazette sees red as Arsenal fall to surprise Europa League defeat in Belarus
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Lacazette sees red as Arsenal fall to surprise Europa League defeat in Belarus

Feb 14th 2019, 8:14 PM 7,101 Views 8 Comments

Stanislav Dragun headed in the only goal of the game for BATE.

Late drama as NUIG stun favourites Ulster University to reach last four
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Late drama as NUIG stun favourites Ulster University to reach last four

Feb 6th 2019, 10:03 PM 11,872 Views 0 Comments

Frank Burns missed a last-minute free from close range for UU.

Former Celtic striker stars as Lyon end PSG's hopes of going the season unbeaten
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Former Celtic striker stars as Lyon end PSG's hopes of going the season unbeaten

Feb 3rd 2019, 10:42 PM 10,950 Views 3 Comments

Moussa Dembele was on target, but the reigning champions remain 10 points clear of second-placed Lille.

21-year-old Wales youngster stars as Bournemouth put 4 past beleaguered Chelsea
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21-year-old Wales youngster stars as Bournemouth put 4 past beleaguered Chelsea

Jan 30th 2019, 9:44 PM 8,429 Views 15 Comments

Meanwhile, Wilfried Zaha scored and was sent off for Crystal Palace tonight.

Unbelievable scenes as relegation-threatened Newcastle stun Man City to boost Liverpool's title hopes
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Unbelievable scenes as relegation-threatened Newcastle stun Man City to boost Liverpool's title hopes

Jan 29th 2019, 9:57 PM 52,563 Views 55 Comments

Matt Ritchie got the winner from the penalty spot.

Another FA Cup surprise as Crystal Palace dump out Tottenham
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Another FA Cup surprise as Crystal Palace dump out Tottenham

Jan 27th 2019, 5:59 PM 7,568 Views 25 Comments

First-half goals from Connor Wickam and Andros Townsend saw the hosts prevail.

Game on! Defending champion Cross crashes out at Ally Pally
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Game on! Defending champion Cross crashes out at Ally Pally

Dec 28th 2018, 11:49 PM 8,920 Views 5 Comments

Cross’ PDC World Championship defence ended at the round-of-16 stage on Friday night.

Vardy strike sees Leicester inflict first home defeat on Chelsea since April
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Vardy strike sees Leicester inflict first home defeat on Chelsea since April

Dec 22nd 2018, 5:05 PM 3,452 Views 0 Comments

The England striker scored the decisive goal as the Foxes earned a big away win.

United Arab Emirates side stun River Plate to reach Club World Cup final
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United Arab Emirates side stun River Plate to reach Club World Cup final

Dec 18th 2018, 7:26 PM 8,161 Views 3 Comments

Al Ain will face either Real Madrid or Kashima Antlers in the tournament’s climactic encounter.

Assist for Ireland international Doherty, as Wolves stun Chelsea
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Assist for Ireland international Doherty, as Wolves stun Chelsea

Dec 5th 2018, 9:52 PM 6,826 Views 3 Comments

Elsewhere in the Premier League tonight, there were 1-1 draws in the Everton-Newcastle and Fulham-Leicester games.

Bale and Ramsey can't prevent Wales' surprise defeat to Albania
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Bale and Ramsey can't prevent Wales' surprise defeat to Albania

Nov 20th 2018, 9:58 PM 5,643 Views 2 Comments

The only goal of the game came as Bekim Balaj converted from the penalty spot after 58 minutes.

Liverpool star on target as Netherlands stun world champions and relegate Germany
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Liverpool star on target as Netherlands stun world champions and relegate Germany

Nov 16th 2018, 9:57 PM 12,984 Views 3 Comments

Georginio Wijnaldum was on target to hand France their first defeat since winning international football’s biggest trophy.

Veteran Williams inspires Clippers to victory over Warriors in wild overtime thriller
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Veteran Williams inspires Clippers to victory over Warriors in wild overtime thriller

Nov 13th 2018, 8:31 AM 4,209 Views 0 Comments

Lou Williams scored 25 points in a 121-116 victory over the Golden State Warriors.

Red Star stun Liverpool as double from Pavkov condemns Reds to frustrating defeat in Belgrade
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Red Star stun Liverpool as double from Pavkov condemns Reds to frustrating defeat in Belgrade

Nov 6th 2018, 7:52 PM 22,569 Views 42 Comments

A double from striker Milan Pavkov saw Jurgen Klopp’s side suffer a frustrating 2-0 defeat on Tuesday.

Aberdeen shock Steven Gerrard's Rangers to set up League Cup final with Celtic
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Aberdeen shock Steven Gerrard's Rangers to set up League Cup final with Celtic

Oct 28th 2018, 7:53 PM 8,703 Views 10 Comments

Lewis Ferguson’s 79th-minute goal saw Rangers dumped out of the Scottish League Cup on Sunday.

Favourites Nenagh beaten as Clonoulty/Rossmore land first Tipp title in 21 years
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Favourites Nenagh beaten as Clonoulty/Rossmore land first Tipp title in 21 years

Oct 21st 2018, 5:34 PM 13,109 Views 8 Comments

West Tipperary side hit the last four points of the game to claim the victory.

McManamon's St Judes stun star-studded Ballymun in Dublin football quarter-final
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McManamon's St Judes stun star-studded Ballymun in Dublin football quarter-final

Sep 29th 2018, 5:43 PM 18,595 Views 2 Comments

A Ballymun side featuring James McCarthy, Philly McMahon, Dean Rock, John Small and Evan Comerford are out.