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# number-1 - This year 2022

'My aim is just to go out and play again' says Bazunu as he returns to Man City
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'My aim is just to go out and play again' says Bazunu as he returns to Man City

May 5th 2022, 8:11 PM 32,670 Views 17 Comments

Republic of Ireland goalkeeper will hold talks with the club over his future.

# number-1 - Last year 2021

Farrell: 'Ultimately that decision whether Stephen Cluxton plays for Dublin again rests with him'
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Farrell: 'Ultimately that decision whether Stephen Cluxton plays for Dublin again rests with him'

Jul 18th 2021, 8:36 PM 19,002 Views 8 Comments

Dessie Farrell was speaking after Dublin’s Leinster semi-final win over Meath.

# number-1 - All time

'He doesn't talk, he acts it. He does come to training two hours before it starts'
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'He doesn't talk, he acts it. He does come to training two hours before it starts'

Aug 29th 2019, 5:02 PM 20,374 Views 12 Comments

37-year-old Stephen Cluxton is still setting the standards for Dublin.

Jones: Billy Vunipola can be the best number 8 in the world
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Jones: Billy Vunipola can be the best number 8 in the world

Feb 9th 2016, 8:39 AM 4,049 Views 12 Comments

A key player in last week’s Six Nations win over Scotland, Billy Vunipola has impressed Eddie Jones.

Hurling background gives Offaly's Dooley solid footing as he seeks first Leinster start
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Hurling background gives Offaly's Dooley solid footing as he seeks first Leinster start

Jan 4th 2016, 6:01 PM 14,634 Views 10 Comments

The 21-year-old has eight caps to his name, but is hoping to add European starts to that tally this month.

'The fire is starting to burn, Cian Healy wants that jersey back'
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'The fire is starting to burn, Cian Healy wants that jersey back'

Sep 30th 2015, 6:20 PM 11,311 Views 5 Comments

Jack McGrath has barely put a foot wrong since taking over as Ireland’s loosehead, but the man they call Church brings something else entirely.

Jack McGrath in the blocks for 'nine-day sprint' to wrap up the Six Nations
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Jack McGrath in the blocks for 'nine-day sprint' to wrap up the Six Nations

Mar 13th 2015, 9:38 AM 6,507 Views 8 Comments

Three down, two to go.

All Blacks not better, more fluid than World Cup winners — Kieran Read
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All Blacks not better, more fluid than World Cup winners — Kieran Read

Nov 24th 2013, 12:08 AM 2,906 Views 1 Comment

The number eight is blessed with an endless array of skills. How do Ireland stop him?

Here's your 'world number 1 asleep in the sun' pic of the day
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Here's your 'world number 1 asleep in the sun' pic of the day

Nov 17th 2012, 10:39 AM 1,706 Views 2 Comments

Nice work, Carol.

Here's your 'I'm not worried about my knee' pic of the day
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Here's your 'I'm not worried about my knee' pic of the day

Jun 1st 2012, 2:48 PM 530 Views 1 Comment

Shay Given’s going to be okay, folks.

Number crunch: Rory needs a big two months to hold on to Number 1 spot
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Number crunch: Rory needs a big two months to hold on to Number 1 spot

Apr 19th 2012, 3:25 PM 407 Views 0 Comments

McIlroy was a summer-time bloomer in 2010 and 2011 and only a similar vein of form will stave off Luke Donald