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Connacht stun four-time champions Toulouse

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Irish province Connacht produced perhaps the greatest upset in the history of the European Cup on Sunday in beating four-time champions Toulouse 16-14 in France to round off a weekend which saw all four Irish sides win. 

Connacht's players celebrate after winning the European Cup rugby union match between Toulouse and Connacht on December 8, 2013 in the Ernest Wallon stadium in Toulouse, southwestern France

Connacht, who had lost 10 successive matches since recording their only win of the season over Italian side Zebre in the European Cup opening pool game, had former Scotland fly-half Dan Parks to thank largely for their success as he scored 11 points.

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