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WINNERS: The Redcar Town B team who turned the tables on their opponents from Normanby by winning 2-0 after losing 2-3 a week earlier
Ryan Jones put Bay ahead, but goals from Alex Jones and Dewi Parry turned the tables for Goronwy in a 2-1 triumph.
Edwin SoM turned the tables on Tsys, grabbing a late winner after falling behind early on.
THIS rare white Siberian tiger's lunch turned the tables when he thought it was time for some easy meat.
WITH 13 minutes remaining, Welsh League title contenders Goytre looked on course for an historic victory but a late Michael Parker hat-trick turned the tables.
Jones took female mannequins and fashioned them into everyday pieces of furniture - but now Sugababes have turned the tables on them.
Such is Pepe Reina's remarkable record of saving penalty kicks, however, that he's turned the tables.
The Queen's Plate runner-up thus turned the tables on Woodbine conqueror Mike Fox, who faded inside the final furlong to finish fourth.
A newly elected Muslim congressman from Minnesota turned the tables on his critics last month by taking the oath of office on a Quran once owned by Thomas Jefferson.