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# favourites

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Connacht must muster a huge upset with Leinster the firm favourites in Dublin
Eddie Jones dubs Ireland 'red-hot favourites' after visit to coffee shop
'Ireland are the favourites. They're the most cohesive side in the world' - Jones
Why are Ireland such strong favourites against Wales on Saturday?
Rob Kearney: 'I'd expect a relatively comfortable win for Ireland in that first game'
Wasps 'not fooled' into thinking Munster will have a weak team on Sunday
Late, late own-goal hands Shamrock Rovers crucial win in title race
Sixmilebridge and Ballyea discover fate in Clare hurling semi-final draw
Ranking the 8 teams most likely to win the Champions League
Ireland to face favourites New Zealand in Rugby World Cup quarter-finals
'We know the Irish players really well but obviously they know us as well'
'I can’t be telling you Irish too much!' - All Black 'pioneers' aim to go three-in-a-row
Ranking the 8 teams with the best chance of winning the World Cup
Veteran wingers return as Bayern Munich close in on Bundesliga title
Fortune and Solskjaer's bravery tips mammoth PSG clash in United's favour
'They're the number one team in the world now' - All Blacks boss on Ireland
Juventus fail to justify Champions League favourites tag amid collapse at home to United
Leinster plan on saving best for last as they bid for fourth European star
Ireland are firm favourites but Schmidt warns of new Welsh strengths
The growing confidence around Ireland's Six Nations chances is justified
Leinster advance as top seeds after completing clean sweep in Montpellier
Ireland target top two in what may be most competitive Six Nations yet
Power ranking the 7 teams most likely to win Euro 2016
Leinster back Ross Molony to muscle up after loss of Toner and Nacewa
Analysis: Sexton's mastery and brilliant basics provide Leinster's edge
Cech: Chelsea are still favourites for the Premier League title
What's top of your county's shopping list?
'Ireland are in pole position to do the Grand Slam' - France prop Uini Atonio
If you think McGregor is the only one getting preferential treatment from the UFC, think again
Forgetting about links you favourited on Twitter? This could help you out
Few are happy with Twitter's latest experiment with favourites
Here are the ones to watch* in the Rose of Tralee 2014
Guess which animal is Minister Simon Coveney’s favourite…
Clermont are 'undoubtedly' the favourites says Leinster coach Schmidt
Injuries narrow selection for US basketball
39 days to Euro 2012: Russia burn oh so brightly before fading out
Ulster v Edinburgh, Heineken Cup