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# elite - Sunday 26 December, 2021

Why Ireland's Tadhg Furlong is the best tighthead prop in the world
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Why Ireland's Tadhg Furlong is the best tighthead prop in the world

Dec 26th 2021, 8:00 AM 27,784 Views 12 Comments

The Wexford man finished a strong 2021 with outstanding performances for Ireland in November.

# elite - Sunday 8 August, 2021

Henshaw shows he is among game's elite with outstanding Test series
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# STANDOUT

Henshaw shows he is among game's elite with outstanding Test series

Aug 8th 2021, 12:08 PM 15,660 Views 9 Comments

The Leinster and Ireland centre did his best to drag the Lions back in front last night.

# elite - Saturday 12 December, 2020

'I just can't understand: do you not get Covid because you're classed as elite?'
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# Profile

'I just can't understand: do you not get Covid because you're classed as elite?'

Dec 12th 2020, 10:00 AM 29,445 Views 31 Comments

Ex-Ireland U21 international John Lester on his frustration with life as an amateur player during the pandemic.

# elite - Saturday 24 November, 2018

Champion of the world! Sensational Kellie Harrington seals gold in New Delhi
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# Elite

Champion of the world! Sensational Kellie Harrington seals gold in New Delhi

Nov 24th 2018, 12:40 PM 51,868 Views 31 Comments

The Dubliner beat Thailand’s Sudaporn Seesondee in the AIBA World Championships final.

# elite - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Herrera backs Martial to become 'one of the best players in the world'
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# Elite

Herrera backs Martial to become 'one of the best players in the world'

Jul 22nd 2018, 9:38 AM 6,851 Views 13 Comments

The Spanish midfielder has backed the French winger to become one of the elite players this season at Manchester United.

# elite - Saturday 2 June, 2018

From Carrick-on-Suir to the Colosseum: Sam Bennett's journey to take his place among the world’s best
# Elite
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# Elite

From Carrick-on-Suir to the Colosseum: Sam Bennett's journey to take his place among the world’s best

Jun 2nd 2018, 8:00 AM 17,326 Views 13 Comments

Irishman marked himself out as an elite sprinter by winning three stages at the Giro d’Italia.

# elite - Thursday 22 February, 2018

'Salah one of the best and will get better' - Totti expects even more from Liverpool star
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# Elite

'Salah one of the best and will get better' - Totti expects even more from Liverpool star

Feb 22nd 2018, 9:30 AM 4,994 Views 17 Comments

The Egyptian left Roma for Anfield in 2017, with a man he played alongside in Italy tipping the 30-goal forward to remain among the best in the game.

# elite - Sunday 13 November, 2016

In pics: The 2016 TG4/LGFA All-Star awards
# Stars Align
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# Stars Align

In pics: The 2016 TG4/LGFA All-Star awards

Nov 13th 2016, 6:43 PM 9,802 Views 6 Comments

Take a browse through the photos from last night’s ceremony.

17-time All-Ireland senior winner to reconsider inter-county future
# Decisions
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# Decisions

17-time All-Ireland senior winner to reconsider inter-county future

Nov 13th 2016, 12:54 PM 8,196 Views 3 Comments

Briege Corkery may have won her tenth All-Star last night but she’s already weighing up her plans for 2017.

# elite - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Here's what it's like to attend America's most elite boarding school
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# Higher Learning

Here's what it's like to attend America's most elite boarding school

Feb 20th 2016, 11:15 AM 58,700 Views 28 Comments

Phillips Exeter Academy in the US state of New Hampshire is one of the most prestigious schools in the world.

# elite - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Here are the nominees for the RTÉ Sports Person & Manager of the Year awards
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# Elite

Here are the nominees for the RTÉ Sports Person & Manager of the Year awards

Dec 7th 2014, 10:04 PM 10,160 Views 41 Comments

The success of female athletes over the last twelve months has been rewarded with nominations in both categories.

# elite - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Wave goodbye: Melanie Nocher retires from international swimming
# Olympian
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# Olympian

Wave goodbye: Melanie Nocher retires from international swimming

Dec 19th 2012, 2:54 PM 1,888 Views 1 Comment

The two-time Olympian for Team Ireland is looking forward to ‘new challenges’ after taking the decision to step away from elite-level competitions.

# elite - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Tri Talk: Aaron O'Brien sprints clear to capture junior race in London
# Green Shoots
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# Green Shoots

Tri Talk: Aaron O'Brien sprints clear to capture junior race in London

Sep 25th 2012, 11:15 AM 710 Views 0 Comments

In your weekly triathlon round-up, the Irish Junior squad excel in London and more than 200 people brave the waters at Blacksod, Co Mayo.

# elite - Sunday 22 April, 2012

‘We weren’t sure were we going to get anybody qualified’ — says boxing coach Walsh
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‘We weren’t sure were we going to get anybody qualified’ — says boxing coach Walsh

Apr 22nd 2012, 7:15 AM 556 Views 0 Comments

Joe Ward won’t be in London this summer.

# elite - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Holland's Next Top Model winner wins case against modelling agency
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From The Daily Edge
# Next Top Model

Holland's Next Top Model winner wins case against modelling agency

Mar 7th 2012, 12:17 PM 4,890 Views 13 Comments

Ananda Marchildon claimed that Elite dropped her because her 34.5-inch hips were too big.

# elite - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Column: Rich people can afford to give more - so a tax on wealth makes sense
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Rich people can afford to give more - so a tax on wealth makes sense

Nov 29th 2011, 6:20 PM 72 Views 183 Comments

The top 1 per cent of earners in this country own roughly €130 billion – so it’s time for the government to bring in a wealth tax, says Siobhán O’Donoghue.