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Dublin: 12°C Sunday 14 August 2022

#Number 1

# number-1 - Thursday 5 May, 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 32,656 Views 17 Comments

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

# number-1 - Sunday 18 July, 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 18,989 Views 8 Comments

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

# number-1 - Thursday 29 August, 2019

'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 20,352 Views 12 Comments

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

# number-1 - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

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 4,040 Views 12 Comments

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

# number-1 - Monday 4 January, 2016

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 14,609 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.

# number-1 - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

'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 11,298 Views 6 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.

# number-1 - Friday 13 March, 2015

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 6,499 Views 8 Comments

Three down, two to go.

# number-1 - Sunday 24 November, 2013

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 2,895 Views 1 Comment

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

# number-1 - Saturday 17 November, 2012

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 1,697 Views 2 Comments

Nice work, Carol.

# number-1 - Friday 1 June, 2012

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 523 Views 1 Comment

Shay Given’s going to be okay, folks.

# number-1 - Thursday 19 April, 2012

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 400 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