Tag Archives: Shock

Higgins fluffs his Lines

Yorkshireman Peter Lines caused a shock by knocking out four-time world champion John Higgins on day one of the German Masters. Lines, from Leeds, is ranked 58th in the world but more

Upsets of the year

Tennis is no stranger to upsets. As unexpected as inevitable, they are what many fans love, the media longs for and the players fear the most. Each year we come across a

Shock-proofing Asia’s economies

Uncertainty and volatility have quickly become the “new normal” of the global economy. For several reasons, this turbulent external environment poses the most significant threat to Asia-Pacific growth in 2012. One of

Rangers, Keiv suffer shock defeats

Scottish giants Rangers and Ukrainian heavyweights Dynamo Kiev were the biggest name casualties after the third qualifying round of the Champions League second leg matches on Wednesday. Rangers failed to defy history