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# upset - Saturday 11 August, 2018

Hearts inflict early season defeat on Celtic

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

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

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

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 Upset This post contains videos

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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 Road To Croker This post contains videos

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

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

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

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

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

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 Upset This post contains videos

Incredible scenes as Real Madrid suffer humiliating Copa del Rey exit

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

# upset - Monday 22 January, 2018

Chung dumps wounded Djokovic out of Australian Open

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

# upset - Sunday 29 October, 2017

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

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

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

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

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 Upset This post contains videos

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

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

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 Upset This post contains videos

Auckland Blues follow Lions victory with heavy defeat in Japan

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

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

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

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

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

# upset - Sunday 4 June, 2017

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

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

# upset - Friday 19 May, 2017

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

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

# upset - Saturday 13 May, 2017

Waterford ladies footballers stun Kerry to blow open Munster championship

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