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# shock - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Minnows Bradford hang on against Villa to march into League Cup final
# Cup Shock
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# Cup Shock

Minnows Bradford hang on against Villa to march into League Cup final

Jan 22nd 2013, 9:55 PM 9,720 Views 19 Comments

The fourth-tier side are off to Wembley after a 4-3 aggregate win.

# shock - Sunday 6 January, 2013

Extract: How it feels to wait for a heart transplant
# Read Me
# Read Me

Extract: How it feels to wait for a heart transplant

Jan 6th 2013, 7:30 PM 715 Views 31 Comments

John Healy, maitre d of RTÉ’s The Restaurant, recalls the stress of waiting for his life-saving heart transplant operation.

# shock - Sunday 23 December, 2012

McEntee removal takes place in Co Meath
# Shane McEntee
# Shane McEntee

McEntee removal takes place in Co Meath

Dec 23rd 2012, 7:19 PM 17,925 Views 44 Comments

The removal of the late Minister of State began at 7pm this evening in Nobber, Co Meath.

# shock - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Here's how Twitter reacted to Celtic beating Barcelona
# Twitterati
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# Twitterati

Here's how Twitter reacted to Celtic beating Barcelona

Nov 7th 2012, 10:07 PM 31,580 Views 44 Comments

Neil Lennon’s Celtic shocked Barcelona tonight, and Twitter was suitably impressed.

# shock - Saturday 20 October, 2012

'It was not a nice feeling to think my daughter saw me assaulted like that' - Kirkland recalls shock at fan attack
# Reaction
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# Reaction

'It was not a nice feeling to think my daughter saw me assaulted like that' - Kirkland recalls shock at fan attack

Oct 20th 2012, 8:20 PM 26,570 Views 65 Comments

The goalkeeper described the incident as “scary”.

# shock - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

VIDEO: Barcelona beat 2011 NBA champions Dallas Mavericks
# Barca Ballers
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# Barca Ballers

VIDEO: Barcelona beat 2011 NBA champions Dallas Mavericks

Oct 10th 2012, 8:37 PM 1,596 Views 0 Comments

Gerard Pique was in the stands for the win and we bet he had his basketball singlet nearby, just in case.

# shock - Friday 28 September, 2012

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As it happened: Connacht v Leinster, RaboDirect PRO12

# shock - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Jerry 'The King' Lawler suffers heart attack during live WWE broadcast
# Too Real
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# Too Real

Jerry 'The King' Lawler suffers heart attack during live WWE broadcast

Sep 11th 2012, 6:38 PM 2,458 Views 3 Comments

The wrestling commentator was ringside during a tag-team bout when he collapsed.

# shock - Thursday 6 September, 2012

Berdych stuns Federer to set-up Murray showdown
# Shock
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# Shock

Berdych stuns Federer to set-up Murray showdown

Sep 6th 2012, 10:01 AM 670 Views 0 Comments

It was the 17-time Grand Slam title winner’s earliest New York defeat in nine years.

# shock - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Agnel feels like 'an alien' as France enjoy golden moments
# French Revolution
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# French Revolution

Agnel feels like 'an alien' as France enjoy golden moments

Jul 31st 2012, 2:13 PM 765 Views 0 Comments

The 20-year-old has been one of the surprise packages at the London Olympics.

# shock - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Rafa out! Rosol stuns Nadal in massive Wimbledon upset
# Wimbledon 2012
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# Wimbledon 2012

Rafa out! Rosol stuns Nadal in massive Wimbledon upset

Jun 28th 2012, 10:11 PM 10,159 Views 24 Comments

Czech journeyman Lukas Rosol, ranked 100th in the world, dumped Rafael Nadal out of Wimbledon in a five-set thriller.

# shock - Sunday 11 March, 2012

United ease to win, as City suffer shock loss
# Surprise
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# Surprise

United ease to win, as City suffer shock loss

Mar 11th 2012, 4:57 PM 2,926 Views 7 Comments

Alex Ferguson’s men had not one, but two reasons to celebrate today.

# shock - Thursday 1 March, 2012

No problemo: Prandelli unconcerned after USA defeat
# Shock
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# Shock

No problemo: Prandelli unconcerned after USA defeat

Mar 1st 2012, 10:45 AM 227 Views 0 Comments

The Azzuri fell to a 1-0 defeat to the United States in Genoa last night, prompting some alarm in the Italian media.

# shock - Thursday 23 February, 2012

McIlroy eyeing top spot as Donald's departure a surprise at Match Play
# Shock
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# Shock

McIlroy eyeing top spot as Donald's departure a surprise at Match Play

Feb 23rd 2012, 9:27 AM 232 Views 0 Comments

For the first time since he first qualified for this World Golf Championship in 2005, the world’s No 1 player was beaten in the first round.

# shock - Monday 28 November, 2011

'He was a movie star in my eyes' says shocked Gary McAllister
# Shock
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# Shock

'He was a movie star in my eyes' says shocked Gary McAllister

Nov 28th 2011, 4:38 PM 1,374 Views 0 Comments

Former team-mate and friend says he ‘turned to jelly’ when Alan Shearer broke the sad news of Gary Speed’s death yesterday morning.

# shock - Saturday 19 November, 2011

Top-flight football game called off after ref's 'suicide attempt'
# Shock
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# Shock

Top-flight football game called off after ref's 'suicide attempt'

Nov 19th 2011, 5:17 PM 8,929 Views 5 Comments

Bundesliga game between Mainz and Cologne postponed after official found in hotel room.

# shock - Thursday 1 September, 2011

Venus Williams pulls out of US Open with illness
# Shock
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# Shock

Venus Williams pulls out of US Open with illness

Sep 1st 2011, 9:11 AM 171 Views 0 Comments

Former world number one says she has been diagnosed with Sjogren’s syndrome, an autoimmune disease that can cause joint pain.

# shock - Thursday 23 June, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# The Daily Fix
# The Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Jun 23rd 2011, 8:02 PM 1,771 Views 9 Comments

In this evening’s wrap-up: All eyes on Brussels, a new plant at Sellafield, some classic tourist no-nos, and Dublin Zoo’s latest arrival…

# shock - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

Ireland can avoid a second bailout in 2012, says S&P
# Shock
# Shock

Ireland can avoid a second bailout in 2012, says S&P

Jun 1st 2011, 8:25 AM 599 Views 0 Comments

Some good news? Really? A senior director at Standard & Poor’s says we’ll be able to borrow without international help.

# shock - Thursday 26 May, 2011

Erratic Clijsters crashes out of French Open
# Shock
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# Shock

Erratic Clijsters crashes out of French Open

May 26th 2011, 12:40 PM 103 Views 0 Comments

Arantxa Rus, ranked 114 in the world, stuns the Belgian 3-6 7-5 6-1 at Roland Garros.

# shock - Thursday 12 May, 2011

Jockey was facing hearing on a cocaine charge
# Shock
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# Shock

Jockey was facing hearing on a cocaine charge

May 12th 2011, 11:13 AM 159 Views 0 Comments

The Kentucky Derby rider was found dead in his car near the stables at Churchill Downs.

# shock - Wednesday 11 May, 2011

Kentucky Derby jockey found dead in his car at racetrack
# Shock
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# Shock

Kentucky Derby jockey found dead in his car at racetrack

May 11th 2011, 11:23 AM 309 Views 0 Comments

Police do not suspect foul play in the death of Michael Baze, 24.

# shock - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Dancing on the streets of Bangalore: Ireland's victory in photos
# Howzat?
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# Howzat?

Dancing on the streets of Bangalore: Ireland's victory in photos

Mar 2nd 2011, 6:02 PM 1,200 Views 0 Comments

Relieve Ireland’s famous three-wicket win over England in Bangalore through the day’s best photos.