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#Damp squib

# damp-squib - Friday 20 September, 2019

Cork closer to safety and Finn Harps leave with precious point after forgettable stalemate
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Cork closer to safety and Finn Harps leave with precious point after forgettable stalemate

Sep 20th 2019, 10:29 PM 4,909 Views 1 Comment

Turner’s Cross hosted the clash, which ended 0-0.

# damp-squib - Monday 8 April, 2019

Arum frustrated that 1/100 favourite Lomachenko must face Crolla in title defence
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Arum frustrated that 1/100 favourite Lomachenko must face Crolla in title defence

Apr 8th 2019, 3:28 PM 6,253 Views 3 Comments

The two-time Olympic gold medallist faces Manchester’s ‘Million Dolla’ Crolla on Friday.

# damp-squib - Friday 11 May, 2018

Rain puts Ireland's historic Test debut on hold as opening day washed out
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# Rain Pain

Rain puts Ireland's historic Test debut on hold as opening day washed out

Updated May 11th 2018, 4:00 PM 7,004 Views 15 Comments

Play was officially abandoned on the opening day of Ireland’s maiden Test just after 3pm.

# damp-squib - Wednesday 23 November, 2016

The US Navy's brand new $4.4bn destroyer has broken down
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The US Navy's brand new $4.4bn destroyer has broken down

Nov 23rd 2016, 7:06 PM 32,210 Views 57 Comments

Not the best of starts for the USS Zumwalt.

# damp-squib - Friday 13 November, 2015

There are some great photos that show just why Argentina's clash with Brazil was postponed
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There are some great photos that show just why Argentina's clash with Brazil was postponed

Nov 13th 2015, 8:04 AM 9,578 Views 3 Comments

Heavy rain forced the mouth-watering clash to be postponed.

# damp-squib - Friday 8 May, 2015

Rain sweeps over sold-out Malahide as showcase fixture washed out
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Rain sweeps over sold-out Malahide as showcase fixture washed out

May 8th 2015, 2:10 PM 20,170 Views 25 Comments

Just 18 overs were possible before play was halted in North Dublin.

# damp-squib - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Ronaldo's showdown with Messi proves damp squib
# Disappointing
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# Disappointing

Ronaldo's showdown with Messi proves damp squib

Nov 18th 2014, 10:13 PM 6,127 Views 5 Comments

Portugal claimed only their second win over Argentina, and their first since 1972.

# damp-squib - Friday 13 June, 2014

Emerging Ireland beat Russia 66-0 despite playing just 45 minutes
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# Thunderstruck

Emerging Ireland beat Russia 66-0 despite playing just 45 minutes

Jun 13th 2014, 4:52 PM 11,288 Views 26 Comments

The game was abandoned with Ireland well on top.

# damp-squib - Sunday 7 July, 2013

Fireworks in the US have shrunk over decades
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Fireworks in the US have shrunk over decades

Jul 7th 2013, 5:30 PM 7,453 Views 7 Comments

Urban sprawl means organisers have to rein it in.

# damp-squib - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Report: Nerveless Laidlaw kicks Scotland to victory
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# Damp Squib

Report: Nerveless Laidlaw kicks Scotland to victory

Jun 5th 2012, 1:25 PM 400 Views 0 Comments

The 9-6 win over a shadow Australia XV is Scotland’s first away win over Wallabies since 1982.

# damp-squib - Friday 16 March, 2012

Thorpedoed: Aussie swimming great's pool comeback all but over
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Thorpedoed: Aussie swimming great's pool comeback all but over

Mar 16th 2012, 11:07 AM 446 Views 0 Comments

“The fairytale has descended into a nightmare,” said the Australian swimming legend.

# damp-squib - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Rain washes out all matches at US Open
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Rain washes out all matches at US Open

Sep 8th 2011, 9:54 AM 87 Views 0 Comments

Players like Nadal and Murray air safety concerns as organisers attempt to squeeze matches in.