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Waterford stun holders Cork to book place in TG4 Munster Ladies SFC final
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Waterford stun holders Cork to book place in TG4 Munster Ladies SFC final

Jun 4th 2017, 5:02 PM 10,120 Views 0 Comments

The All-Ireland champions will have to beat Kerry next time out to join them.

Stunning Scarlets shock dire Leinster to make Pro12 history at the RDS
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Stunning Scarlets shock dire Leinster to make Pro12 history at the RDS

May 19th 2017, 9:41 PM 42,861 Views 156 Comments

The Welsh region were entirely deserving of their victory in Dublin.

Waterford ladies footballers stun Kerry to blow open Munster championship
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Waterford ladies footballers stun Kerry to blow open Munster championship

May 13th 2017, 4:43 PM 7,397 Views 1 Comment

It’s Cork next up in the round robin format for the Deise.

Galway stun reigning champions Dundalk to secure first win of season
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Galway stun reigning champions Dundalk to secure first win of season

Apr 28th 2017, 9:54 PM 6,523 Views 22 Comments

Gary Shanahan blasted a 93rd minute winner after Vinny Faherty scored his first goal of the season.

Trump hits spectacular shot at The Crucible but crashes out of first round to 1,000/1 outsider
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Trump hits spectacular shot at The Crucible but crashes out of first round to 1,000/1 outsider

Apr 20th 2017, 11:39 AM 8,884 Views 3 Comments

The world number two suffered a surprise defeat to 46-year-old qualifier Rory McLeod at the World Snooker Championship.

Southampton boss says strange substitution of Long was a 'misunderstanding'
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Southampton boss says strange substitution of Long was a 'misunderstanding'

Apr 16th 2017, 1:23 PM 19,285 Views 3 Comments

The Ireland striker was taken off after a 22-minute cameo in yesterday’s defeat to Manchester City.

Pat Lam's Connacht suffer shock loss to Zebre in Italy
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Pat Lam's Connacht suffer shock loss to Zebre in Italy

Apr 1st 2017, 4:45 PM 12,127 Views 13 Comments

A converted Josh Rowland try in the 78th minute gave the visitors hope, but it proved too little too late.

Treviso did Irish rugby a favour last night by stunning the Ospreys
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Treviso did Irish rugby a favour last night by stunning the Ospreys

Mar 26th 2017, 11:25 AM 17,619 Views 31 Comments

Leinster and Munster occupy the top two places in the Guinness Pro12 this morning.

Disaster for Liverpool as Hull cause upset after Mignolet blunder
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Disaster for Liverpool as Hull cause upset after Mignolet blunder

Feb 4th 2017, 5:13 PM 12,405 Views 83 Comments

The Tigers claimed a 2-0 victory over Jurgen Klopp’s side.

Liverpool knocked out of second cup within four days after suffering shock defeat to Wolves
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Liverpool knocked out of second cup within four days after suffering shock defeat to Wolves

Jan 28th 2017, 2:32 PM 7,648 Views 44 Comments

The Championship side won 2-1 at Anfield.

Shane Long hits late winner as Liverpool crash out of EFL Cup
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Shane Long hits late winner as Liverpool crash out of EFL Cup

Jan 25th 2017, 10:06 PM 28,258 Views 74 Comments

The Saints are the first team to get to the League Cup final without conceding a single goal.

Jovetic ends Real Madrid's 40-match unbeaten run in thriller
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Jovetic ends Real Madrid's 40-match unbeaten run in thriller

Jan 15th 2017, 10:24 PM 13,749 Views 17 Comments

Cristiano Ronaldo appeared to have given the visitors three points, but it was not to be.

Arsenal dumped out of League Cup by impressive Southampton
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Arsenal dumped out of League Cup by impressive Southampton

Nov 30th 2016, 9:40 PM 8,139 Views 11 Comments

First-half goals from Jordy Clasie and Ryan Bertrand sealed a surprise win for the Saints.

Inniscarra stun reigning All-Ireland champions Milford to take Cork camogie crown
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Inniscarra stun reigning All-Ireland champions Milford to take Cork camogie crown

Oct 29th 2016, 1:49 AM 7,496 Views 1 Comment

Established stars such as Anna Geary and Ashling Thompson had to settle for a runners-up medal.

Golden State Warriors handed shock defeat on opening night of the NBA season
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Golden State Warriors handed shock defeat on opening night of the NBA season

Oct 26th 2016, 8:11 AM 6,711 Views 4 Comments

Meanwhile, LeBron James inspired the Cleveland Cavaliers to victory over the New York Knicks.

Kevin McManamon and St Jude's dump Kilmacud Crokes out of the Dublin SFC
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Kevin McManamon and St Jude's dump Kilmacud Crokes out of the Dublin SFC

Oct 19th 2016, 9:55 PM 14,274 Views 6 Comments

Crokes were red-hot favourites to advance to the semi-final.

Good news for Ireland as Wales drop points at home to Georgia
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Good news for Ireland as Wales drop points at home to Georgia

Oct 9th 2016, 6:57 PM 12,037 Views 14 Comments

Perhaps the Boys in Green’s 1-0 win at home to Vladimir Weiss’ side was not so bad after all.

Title race blown wide open as Dundalk suffer shock loss to Sligo
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Title race blown wide open as Dundalk suffer shock loss to Sligo

Oct 8th 2016, 9:26 PM 21,544 Views 28 Comments

The reigning champions remain one point ahead of second place Cork City.

Tom who? Cardinals left kicking themselves as Patriots claim upset win
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Tom who? Cardinals left kicking themselves as Patriots claim upset win

Sep 12th 2016, 8:13 AM 8,034 Views 2 Comments

Chandler Catanzaro missed a 47-yard field goal late in the fourth quarter to gift them the win.

Barcelona suffer shock defeat to newly-promoted Alaves
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Barcelona suffer shock defeat to newly-promoted Alaves

Sep 10th 2016, 10:04 PM 8,005 Views 2 Comments

The La Liga champions lost ground on Real Madrid as they slumped to a 2-1 loss tonight.

Serena Williams stunned at US Open and deposed as world number one
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Serena Williams stunned at US Open and deposed as world number one

Sep 9th 2016, 7:59 AM 8,404 Views 4 Comments

In Saturday’s championship match, Karolina Pliskova will tackle second seed Angelique Kerber.

Bray take step towards safety with big win over St Pat's
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Bray take step towards safety with big win over St Pat's

Sep 6th 2016, 10:26 PM 3,173 Views 0 Comments

The hosts dominated proceedings for long periods but were undone by goals from Ger Pender and Hugh Douglas.

Champions Leicester beaten by relegation favourites Hull in league curtain-raiser
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Champions Leicester beaten by relegation favourites Hull in league curtain-raiser

Aug 13th 2016, 2:43 PM 7,140 Views 11 Comments

The Foxes lost 2-1 at the KC Stadium.

Galway capitalise on Dundalk's European hangover to hand champions rare defeat
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Galway capitalise on Dundalk's European hangover to hand champions rare defeat

Aug 5th 2016, 10:45 PM 5,751 Views 9 Comments

Vinny Faherty scored the only goal of the game as the Tribesmen claimed a huge scalp.

Ex-UFC champion Holly Holm suffers shock defeat to Valentina Shevchenko
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Ex-UFC champion Holly Holm suffers shock defeat to Valentina Shevchenko

Jul 24th 2016, 9:19 AM 18,242 Views 14 Comments

That’s back-to-back losses now for the woman who ended Ronda Rousey’s unbeaten record.

5 years ago, a team with World Cup winners and Euros champions came to Belfield and lost
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5 years ago, a team with World Cup winners and Euros champions came to Belfield and lost

Jul 16th 2016, 5:13 PM 11,875 Views 5 Comments

It’s the fifth anniversary of one of the quirkier moments in recent Irish football history.

Big shock as Longford dump Monaghan out of the championship
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Big shock as Longford dump Monaghan out of the championship

Jul 9th 2016, 8:28 PM 16,774 Views 17 Comments

Denis Connerton’s men had to come from behind but were well worth their victory.

'A complete joke' - McCormack hits out at nationality rules after fourth-place heartbreak
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'A complete joke' - McCormack hits out at nationality rules after fourth-place heartbreak

Jul 7th 2016, 7:34 AM 46,463 Views 102 Comments

Kenyan-born runner Yasemin Can won gold for Turkey.

Stunned Djokovic crashes out of Wimbledon as Murray cruises through
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Stunned Djokovic crashes out of Wimbledon as Murray cruises through

Jul 2nd 2016, 5:29 PM 9,368 Views 8 Comments

The world number one suffered his earliest loss at a Slam since the 2009 French Open.

The dream continues for Iceland as they stun England to book quarter-final spot
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The dream continues for Iceland as they stun England to book quarter-final spot

Jun 27th 2016, 10:15 PM 41,854 Views 145 Comments

Huge shock in France sets up a quarter-final against the hosts.

Hungary have pulled off the first big upset of Euro 2016
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Hungary have pulled off the first big upset of Euro 2016

Jun 14th 2016, 7:03 PM 9,349 Views 7 Comments

Marcel Koller’s side were seen by some as an outside bets for the tournament

Journeyman McGirt grinds out first PGA Tour victory as McIlroy shares fourth
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Journeyman McGirt grinds out first PGA Tour victory as McIlroy shares fourth

Jun 6th 2016, 12:32 AM 6,392 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, world number two Jordan Spieth closed with a 73 to finish in a tie for 57th

Garbine Muguruza takes French Open title in straight-sets win over Serena Williams
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Garbine Muguruza takes French Open title in straight-sets win over Serena Williams

Jun 4th 2016, 4:14 PM 7,436 Views 4 Comments

The American was slightly off the pace, but didn’t provide easy opposition for the Spaniard’s first Grand Slam.

Westmeath stun Kilkenny in the Leinster U21 hurling quarter-finals
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Westmeath stun Kilkenny in the Leinster U21 hurling quarter-finals

May 25th 2016, 9:02 PM 28,449 Views 79 Comments

There were also victories for Offaly and Carlow in tonight’s other games.

Is Leicester's Premier League success the greatest sporting upset ever?
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Is Leicester's Premier League success the greatest sporting upset ever?

May 3rd 2016, 5:49 PM 13,407 Views 33 Comments

The Foxes had been continually written off as title contenders this season.

Southampton's emphatic victory gives United renewed hope in Champions League race*
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Southampton's emphatic victory gives United renewed hope in Champions League race*

May 1st 2016, 6:44 PM 11,051 Views 13 Comments

*West Ham will also be encouraged by what they saw at St Mary’s today.

Katie Taylor suffers first loss since 2011 and will have to wait to secure Olympic place
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Katie Taylor suffers first loss since 2011 and will have to wait to secure Olympic place

Apr 15th 2016, 12:56 PM 117,506 Views 94 Comments

The Bray boxer must now compete at the World Championships in Astana to qualify for this summer’s Games.

Atletico stun Barcelona to secure Champions League semi-final spot
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Atletico stun Barcelona to secure Champions League semi-final spot

Apr 13th 2016, 9:56 PM 23,787 Views 42 Comments

Diego Simeone’s side overturned a 2-1 first-leg deficit.

This waitress with pink hair didn't get a tip because she wasn't 'normal looking'
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This waitress with pink hair didn't get a tip because she wasn't 'normal looking'

Mar 20th 2016, 10:13 AM 8,073 Views 4 Comments

Well.

The biggest Champions League upset ever and more talking points
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The biggest Champions League upset ever and more talking points

Mar 15th 2016, 5:08 PM 14,368 Views 5 Comments

Arsenal have a near-impossible-looking fixture against Barcelona this week.