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# upset - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Australian Millman in 'disbelief' after sensational win over his 'hero' Federer
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Australian Millman in 'disbelief' after sensational win over his 'hero' Federer

Sep 4th 2018, 8:03 AM 3,886 Views 5 Comments

John Millman was left surprised by his incredible upset win over Roger Federer at the US Open.

# upset - Monday 27 August, 2018

World number one suffers shock exit in US Open first round
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World number one suffers shock exit in US Open first round

Aug 27th 2018, 7:56 PM 7,760 Views 0 Comments

Simona Halep has become the first top-seeded woman ever to lose at this stage of the competition.

# upset - Saturday 25 August, 2018

Upset as Argentina hold off sloppy Springboks to end six-Test losing streak
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Upset as Argentina hold off sloppy Springboks to end six-Test losing streak

Aug 25th 2018, 10:35 PM 12,701 Views 8 Comments

Bautista Delguy crossed for two tries as Argentina defeated South Africa on Saturday in Mendoza.

# upset - Saturday 11 August, 2018

Hearts inflict early season defeat on Celtic
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Hearts inflict early season defeat on Celtic

Aug 11th 2018, 3:19 PM 7,666 Views 7 Comments

Kyle Lafferty’s fine strike from the edge of the box 11 minutes after half-time sent his side to the top of the table.

# upset - Thursday 5 July, 2018

Cilic blows two-set lead to slump to shock Wimbledon exit at hands of world number 82
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Cilic blows two-set lead to slump to shock Wimbledon exit at hands of world number 82

Jul 5th 2018, 3:19 PM 3,856 Views 1 Comment

Last year’s runner-up was dumped out by Argentina’s Guido Pella.

# upset - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Russia stun Spain on penalties as hosts progress to World Cup quarter-finals
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Russia stun Spain on penalties as hosts progress to World Cup quarter-finals

Jul 1st 2018, 5:51 PM 25,399 Views 66 Comments

The host nation have knocked out Spain on penalties to progress to the final eight.

# upset - Saturday 30 June, 2018

The power of Newbridge! Brilliant Kildare dump Mayo out in thrilling encounter
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# Newbridge Baby

The power of Newbridge! Brilliant Kildare dump Mayo out in thrilling encounter

Jun 30th 2018, 8:52 PM 82,091 Views 137 Comments

The eagerly-awaited showdown took place at St Conleth’s Park.

# upset - Monday 25 June, 2018

Spain stumble over the line as they claim last-gasp draw with Morocco
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Spain stumble over the line as they claim last-gasp draw with Morocco

Jun 25th 2018, 8:57 PM 8,407 Views 10 Comments

A late Iago Aspas goal was given after the officials consulted VAR.

# upset - Sunday 24 June, 2018

Neymar 'entitled to feel upset', says Brazil team-mate
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Neymar 'entitled to feel upset', says Brazil team-mate

Jun 24th 2018, 7:17 PM 10,996 Views 9 Comments

Fagner has backed the world’s most expensive player, who scored the second goal in the 2-0 victory over Costa Rica.

# upset - Thursday 21 June, 2018

Argentina on the brink of premature World Cup exit as Croatia cruise to incredible victory
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Argentina on the brink of premature World Cup exit as Croatia cruise to incredible victory

Jun 21st 2018, 8:54 PM 37,938 Views 63 Comments

A heavy defeat leaves Argentina on just one point after two games and on the cusp of an early exit.

# upset - Sunday 10 June, 2018

England embarrassed as Scotland claim greatest victory in their history with shock ODI win
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England embarrassed as Scotland claim greatest victory in their history with shock ODI win

Jun 10th 2018, 8:21 PM 7,140 Views 2 Comments

The Scots held their nerve in a lone one-day international at Edinburgh on Sunday.

# upset - Sunday 13 May, 2018

Keeper scores 0-7 as Wicklow pick up first Leinster win in 5 years and book Dublin showdown
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Keeper scores 0-7 as Wicklow pick up first Leinster win in 5 years and book Dublin showdown

May 13th 2018, 6:37 PM 15,628 Views 7 Comments

John Evans’s side defeated Offaly by five points after extra-time.

# upset - Wednesday 9 May, 2018

British number one downs Novak Djokovic in shock victory at Madrid Open
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British number one downs Novak Djokovic in shock victory at Madrid Open

May 9th 2018, 4:15 PM 4,769 Views 4 Comments

23-year-old Kyle Edmund claimed the win after a thrilling contest this afternoon.

# upset - Friday 4 May, 2018

Bottom-of-the-table Bray end Derry's 9-match unbeaten run
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Bottom-of-the-table Bray end Derry's 9-match unbeaten run

May 4th 2018, 10:14 PM 3,240 Views 0 Comments

A Ronan Coughlan secured a surprise victory for the struggling Premier Division club.

# upset - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

'It is very painful because nobody expected it with the lead we had'
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'It is very painful because nobody expected it with the lead we had'

Apr 11th 2018, 12:10 AM 10,829 Views 5 Comments

Barcelona skipper Andres Iniesta admitted his crushing disappointment after the Catalans were sent packing from the Champions League.

# upset - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Recently formed Armagh school St Ronan's defeat Fitzmaurice's PS Chorca Dhuibhne to reach Hogan Cup final
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# Road To Croker

Recently formed Armagh school St Ronan's defeat Fitzmaurice's PS Chorca Dhuibhne to reach Hogan Cup final

Mar 28th 2018, 4:34 PM 14,987 Views 2 Comments

Eamonn Fitzmaurice was in charge of the Kerry school.

# upset - Sunday 25 March, 2018

All-Ireland champions Dublin lose out to Monaghan after late Fintan Kelly point
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All-Ireland champions Dublin lose out to Monaghan after late Fintan Kelly point

Mar 25th 2018, 5:26 PM 18,795 Views 40 Comments

Drama at the end of this afternoon’s Allianz Football League meeting at Croke Park saw the Dubs’ unbeaten run ended.

# upset - Saturday 17 March, 2018

Epic US hoops shocker: University of Maryland stun top seed Virginia in modern-day thriller
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Epic US hoops shocker: University of Maryland stun top seed Virginia in modern-day thriller

Mar 17th 2018, 9:41 AM 4,951 Views 3 Comments

It was one of the biggest upsets in modern American sport.

# upset - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Trouble at Chelsea as they're well beaten at home by Bournemouth
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Trouble at Chelsea as they're well beaten at home by Bournemouth

Jan 31st 2018, 10:04 PM 8,758 Views 9 Comments

Second-half goals from Callum Wilson, Junior Stanislas and Nathan Ake earned Eddie Howe’s side an impressive win.

# upset - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Liverpool dumped out of FA Cup by West Brom amid VAR chaos
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Liverpool dumped out of FA Cup by West Brom amid VAR chaos

Jan 27th 2018, 10:01 PM 18,690 Views 67 Comments

Jurgen Klopp’s side exit the competition at the fourth round stage for the third consecutive season.

# upset - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Incredible scenes as Real Madrid suffer humiliating Copa del Rey exit
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Incredible scenes as Real Madrid suffer humiliating Copa del Rey exit

Jan 24th 2018, 10:52 PM 16,351 Views 13 Comments

Leganes produced a shock result to pile pressure on Zinedine Zidane.

# upset - Monday 22 January, 2018

Chung dumps wounded Djokovic out of Australian Open
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Chung dumps wounded Djokovic out of Australian Open

Jan 22nd 2018, 11:57 AM 4,783 Views 4 Comments

The 21-year old secured a straight sets win.

# upset - Sunday 7 January, 2018

FA Cup holders dumped out in third round as Nottingham Forest stun Arsenal
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FA Cup holders dumped out in third round as Nottingham Forest stun Arsenal

Jan 7th 2018, 6:10 PM 20,274 Views 103 Comments

Eric Lichaj hit two goals for the winners, one of them a stunning volley.

# upset - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Fairytale continues as unheralded Englishman stuns Van Gerwen in thriller
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Fairytale continues as unheralded Englishman stuns Van Gerwen in thriller

Dec 31st 2017, 1:09 AM 14,087 Views 11 Comments

Rob Cross will go head-to-head with 16-time world champion Phil Taylor on New Year’s Day.

# upset - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Late Lingard goal earns Man United a point against Burnley
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Late Lingard goal earns Man United a point against Burnley

Dec 26th 2017, 5:00 PM 6,035 Views 32 Comments

First-half goals from Ashley Barnes and Steven Defour had given the visitors a surprise lead.

# upset - Sunday 17 December, 2017

Glasgow hearts sink in Edinburgh as Celtic's historic unbeaten run comes to an end
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Glasgow hearts sink in Edinburgh as Celtic's historic unbeaten run comes to an end

Dec 17th 2017, 2:29 PM 10,862 Views 23 Comments

The Scottish champions’ 69-game unbeaten run in domestic competitions ended after a heavy defeat to Hearts on Sunday.

# upset - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Irish snooker player shocks world number 3 at UK Championship
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Irish snooker player shocks world number 3 at UK Championship

Nov 29th 2017, 1:39 AM 10,889 Views 7 Comments

Limerick’s Leo Fernandez had not won a match in four tournaments since returning from a 15-month ban.

# upset - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Juventus lose further ground in Serie A title race after shock defeat
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Juventus lose further ground in Serie A title race after shock defeat

Nov 19th 2017, 6:23 PM 8,252 Views 2 Comments

There were five second-half goals as the champions suffered a second defeat of the season at the hands of Sampdoria.

# upset - Sunday 12 November, 2017

Rathnew pull off one of club football's biggest shocks with stunning win over St Vincent's
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Rathnew pull off one of club football's biggest shocks with stunning win over St Vincent's

Nov 12th 2017, 4:45 PM 47,136 Views 35 Comments

The reigning Leinster champions are out.

# upset - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Shock upset sees Real Madrid stunned by second-half Girona fightback
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Shock upset sees Real Madrid stunned by second-half Girona fightback

Oct 29th 2017, 5:45 PM 11,462 Views 26 Comments

Real Madrid took an early lead through Isco, but a stunning second-half fightback from Girona dealt the champions their second LaLiga loss.

0-13 haul from McBrearty and McHugh hands Kilcar shock Ulster win over Scotstown
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0-13 haul from McBrearty and McHugh hands Kilcar shock Ulster win over Scotstown

Oct 29th 2017, 4:32 PM 10,701 Views 0 Comments

Scotstown, the three-in-a-row Monaghan champions, were dumped out by the Donegal outfit.

Ireland get World Cup off to the perfect start with massive win over Italy
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Ireland get World Cup off to the perfect start with massive win over Italy

Oct 29th 2017, 10:09 AM 10,332 Views 21 Comments

Liam Finn was in fine form as his side won 36-12.

# upset - Saturday 14 October, 2017

Crystal Palace stun Chelsea to register first goals and points of the season
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Crystal Palace stun Chelsea to register first goals and points of the season

Oct 14th 2017, 4:57 PM 5,097 Views 10 Comments

Antonio Conte’s side were heavy favourites going into today’s game.

# upset - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Stunning scenes as USA sensationally fail to reach World Cup for first time since 1986
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Stunning scenes as USA sensationally fail to reach World Cup for first time since 1986

Oct 11th 2017, 3:19 AM 16,077 Views 22 Comments

Bruce Arena’s side suffered a shock 2-1 defeat to Trinidad and Tobago.

# upset - Monday 28 August, 2017

Britain's first female Wimbledon semi-finalist in 39 years suffers shock defeat at US Open
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Britain's first female Wimbledon semi-finalist in 39 years suffers shock defeat at US Open

Aug 28th 2017, 11:27 PM 5,623 Views 2 Comments

Johanna Konta was ousted by Serbia’s 78th-ranked Aleksandra Krunic.

# upset - Saturday 15 July, 2017

Auckland Blues follow Lions victory with heavy defeat in Japan
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Auckland Blues follow Lions victory with heavy defeat in Japan

Jul 15th 2017, 9:23 AM 10,988 Views 2 Comments

The New Zealand side conceded eight tries in all against the Sunwolves.

# upset - Sunday 9 July, 2017

Roscommon put poor league form behind them with a stunning Connacht final victory over Galway
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Roscommon put poor league form behind them with a stunning Connacht final victory over Galway

Jul 9th 2017, 3:52 PM 26,839 Views 63 Comments

Kevin McStay’s side had nine points to spare over the disappointing Tribesmen.

# upset - Monday 3 July, 2017

Devastated Venus Williams sobs over fatal car crash
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Devastated Venus Williams sobs over fatal car crash

Jul 3rd 2017, 6:37 PM 9,835 Views 0 Comments

After her win over Elise Mertens in the Wimbledon first round, the world number 11 was repeatedly asked about the incident.

# upset - Saturday 1 July, 2017

Venus Williams 'heartbroken' over fatal Florida car crash
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Venus Williams 'heartbroken' over fatal Florida car crash

Jul 1st 2017, 4:46 PM 11,450 Views 10 Comments

The accident remains under investigation and the American star has not been charged.

# upset - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Andy Murray faces confidence crisis after Queen's shocker
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Andy Murray faces confidence crisis after Queen's shocker

Jun 21st 2017, 9:43 AM 5,118 Views 4 Comments

Jordan Thompson, originally beaten in the qualifying rounds, was only playing him as a last-minute replacement.