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# upset - Sunday 27 December, 2015

LeBron James and Cleveland humbled as Portland hand out thrashing NBA

LeBron James and Cleveland humbled as Portland hand out thrashing

As the Cavaliers were thrashed in the NBA, the San Antonio Spurs’ fine season continued.

# upset - Saturday 12 December, 2015

King caps miserable week for United as Bournemouth claim crucial Premier League win

A week after besting Chelsea, Eddie Howe’s men had too much for Manchester United

Old Guard springs surprise as Peace And Co is undefeated no more

There was a minor shock at Prestbury Park today.

# upset - Monday 26 October, 2015

Blackrock keep up winning run, but Irish star Davitt inspires dramatic Cooke victory

Cooke played much of the game with 14 players.

# upset - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Helping hand from Olivier Giroud as Arsenal stun Bayern

The Gunners ended the German side’s unbeaten run with a 2-0 victory.

# upset - Saturday 19 September, 2015

'We let South Africa down with Japan loss'

The Springboks did South Africa a disservice by losing to Japan at the Rugby World Cup, coach Heyneke Meyer has said.

# upset - Friday 11 September, 2015

# upset - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Ajax were dumped out of the Champions League tonight in stunning fashion

Meanwhile, Monaco advanced with a 4-0 win over Swiss side Young Boys.

# upset - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

# upset - Sunday 12 July, 2015

# upset - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

The golf world is not impressed with Jordan Spieth's Open preparation

The American is playing a small event in Illinois just four day’s before St. Andrews.

# upset - Sunday 5 July, 2015

Incredible scenes as hosts Chile stun Argentina to win first-ever Copa America title

Lionel Messi endured more disappointment with his country, losing a third major international final of his career.

# upset - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Two-time champion Rafael Nadal has been stunned again at Wimbledon

The Spaniard was knocked out of the competition in thrilling fashion.

# upset - Sunday 28 June, 2015

Brazil exit Copa America after dramatic penalty shootout

It was a disappointing night for Liverpool new boy Roberto Firmino, as Dunga’s men bowed out of the competition.

# upset - Saturday 16 May, 2015

Off to a flyer! Croly makes instant impact as Pat's suffer another setback

The new Bray boss got one over his former club this evening.

# upset - Saturday 2 May, 2015

United lose yet again as RVP's missed penalty costs them against West Brom

It was Manchester United’s third league defeat in-a-row.

# upset - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Mahony strikes late as Waterford reach Division 1 final

The Déise marksman bagged 0-13 today.

# upset - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Porto in line to cause major shock after catching Bayern Munich on the hop

The Portuguese club were 3-1 winners at home to the Bundesliga champions this evening.

# upset - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Brilliant start for Magic Maciej, as 10-man Bray pull off unlikely win

A David Cassidy hat-trick inspired the beleaguered side to a win.

# upset - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Cape Verde beat Portugal last night (this is not an April Fools' joke)

Fernando Santos’ side, who are top of their Euro 2016 qualifying group, rested star player Cristiano Ronaldo for the game.

# upset - Friday 13 February, 2015

Tony McGahan's Rebels stunned the Crusaders earlier as Carter and McCaw had a bad day at the office

The All Blacks out half sustained a calf injury in the Super Rugby opener.

# upset - Sunday 8 February, 2015

The Leinster Schools Senior Cup favourites were dumped out this afternoon

The competition’s quarter-finals got underway today.

# upset - Saturday 24 January, 2015

Sigurdsson scores thunderbolt and then sees red as nine-man Swansea dumped out of the cup

Blackburn took full advantage of the Premier League side’s indiscipline.

# upset - Sunday 18 January, 2015

FBD Connacht League wrap: Roscommon upset Mayo to set up Galway decider

The Rossies held on for a five point win this afternoon.

# upset - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Ireland hit stumbling block as they lose to Afghanistan for first time in five years

Phil Simmons’ side need to beat Scotland on Monday to win the Dubai Tri-series.

# upset - Sunday 4 January, 2015

Anderson stuns Van Gerwen to set up PDC World Championship final with Taylor

The 44-year-old Scot knocked out the reigning champion in last night’s semi-final.

# upset - Thursday 1 January, 2015

# upset - Monday 15 December, 2014

Gort strike late to spring surprise and topple All-Ireland champions Portumna

It’s their second Galway Senior Hurling title in four years.

# upset - Sunday 26 October, 2014

Aughawillan shock Tubbercurry in Connacht club championship after frantic finish

It was the first win by a Leitrim side in the Connacht club SFC since 2005.

# upset - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Kilmallock upset the odds to win Limerick SHC title

Na Piarsaigh had gone into the game as heavy favourites.

# upset - Monday 13 October, 2014

Gylfi Sigurdsson hit this brace as Iceland shocked Holland tonight

Big shock on the cards from Group B of the Euro 2016 qualifiers.

# upset - Sunday 5 October, 2014

Leinster club champions MLR make an early exit in Carlow while K/K advance in Offaly

Meanwhile the KIldare, Waterford and Wicklow finals were also decided today.

Carbery Rangers are into their first Cork SFC county final in 108 years

Today’s Cork Senior Football championship was certainly a game of two halves.

World number 792 Wilson wins Dunhill following McIlroy blunders

The 34-year-old Englishman was a losing player on the 2008 European Ryder Cup team.

# upset - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Shock in Sweden as Gunnar Nelson loses split decision

The SBG fighter was a big favourite but lost to Rick Story.

# upset - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Agbonlahor shoots down shot-shy Liverpool

Paul Lambert’s Aston Villa side have not lost at Anfield since December 2010.

# upset - Monday 8 September, 2014

Albania cause the shock of the night by handing embarrassing defeat to Portugal

Without their talisman Cristiano Ronaldo, Paulo Bento’s side lost out 1-0 to a team 59 places below them in the FIFA rankings.

# upset - Monday 1 September, 2014

Johnny Doyle column: The bookies don't normally get it so wrong

Our columnist holds his hands up and admits he never saw a Donegal win coming and heaps praise on a resurgent Kieran Donaghy.

# upset - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Holders Midleton knocked out of Cork County Championship by Douglas

A dramatic late Mark Collins goal sealed his side’s victory.

Donegal shock Dublin to set up All-Ireland final with Kerry

Ryan McHugh’s goals were crucial for Jim McGuinness’ men today.