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# top-of-the-pile - Sunday 17 April, 2022

Benzema goal claims late victory as Real Madrid rally to extend La Liga lead
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Benzema goal claims late victory as Real Madrid rally to extend La Liga lead

Apr 17th 2022, 11:33 PM 4,764 Views 2 Comments

Real Madrid are now 15 points clear at the top of the table and on the verge of winning the title.

# top-of-the-pile - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

Jack Marley becomes third gold-medal winner for Ireland at European U22 Championships
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Jack Marley becomes third gold-medal winner for Ireland at European U22 Championships

Mar 23rd 2022, 7:52 PM 1,999 Views 0 Comments

Ireland has won seven medals at the competition, which is their highest-ever tally.

# top-of-the-pile - Monday 7 March, 2022

'We are such a small place so this is unbelievable' - Sars rejoice after gaining All-Ireland revenge
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'We are such a small place so this is unbelievable' - Sars rejoice after gaining All-Ireland revenge

Mar 7th 2022, 8:11 AM 3,821 Views 1 Comment

The Galway champions edged out Wexford’s Oulart-The-Ballagh to finish the 2021 season as the top club side.

# top-of-the-pile - Monday 28 February, 2022

Medvedev replaces Djokovic as world number one
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Medvedev replaces Djokovic as world number one

Feb 28th 2022, 10:46 AM 4,036 Views 2 Comments

The Russian is the first man outside the game’s “Big Four” to occupy the top spot since 2004.

# top-of-the-pile - Friday 25 February, 2022

Confidence high as Ireland U20s look to keep Six Nations title charge on track
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Confidence high as Ireland U20s look to keep Six Nations title charge on track

Feb 25th 2022, 7:00 AM 3,222 Views 0 Comments

Hooker James McCormick looks ahead to tonight’s meeting with Italy.

# top-of-the-pile - Thursday 10 December, 2020

Waterford and Mayo stars bag semi-final edition Player of the Month awards
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Waterford and Mayo stars bag semi-final edition Player of the Month awards

Dec 10th 2020, 1:22 PM 5,012 Views 18 Comments

Cillian O’Connor and Stephen Bennett have both been in exceptional form for their sides.

# top-of-the-pile - Thursday 3 December, 2020

The Rodchenkov Affair wins William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2020
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The Rodchenkov Affair wins William Hill Sports Book of the Year 2020

Dec 3rd 2020, 2:17 PM 4,227 Views 5 Comments

Dr Grigory Rodchenkov’s exploration of Russian state-sponsored doping wins 2020 award.

# top-of-the-pile - Monday 31 December, 2018

Quiz: Do you know what county these 2018 Gaelic football club winners are from?
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Quiz: Do you know what county these 2018 Gaelic football club winners are from?

Dec 31st 2018, 11:00 AM 8,586 Views 2 Comments

How closely were you paying attention to the winners of the county finals in 2018?

# top-of-the-pile - Monday 26 November, 2018

Super clubs and star players - 29 major football titles for Kerry and Galway kingpins over the last decade
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Super clubs and star players - 29 major football titles for Kerry and Galway kingpins over the last decade

Nov 26th 2018, 6:27 PM 5,924 Views 0 Comments

Dr Crokes and Corofin both booked All-Ireland club semi-final spots yesterday.

# top-of-the-pile - Monday 5 November, 2018

Cullen delighted to leave South Africa with the points after 'mixed' performance
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Cullen delighted to leave South Africa with the points after 'mixed' performance

Nov 5th 2018, 3:29 PM 6,602 Views 1 Comment

Leinster recorded their sixth straight Pro14 victory in Port Elizabeth yesterday.

# top-of-the-pile - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Here are the 10 tunes shortlisted for Irish song of the year
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Here are the 10 tunes shortlisted for Irish song of the year

Feb 1st 2017, 9:22 PM 19,551 Views 20 Comments

The shortlist for the RTÉ Choice Irish song of the year has been announced.

# top-of-the-pile - Monday 31 October, 2016

'I can't say how much this means, it's unreal' - Brian Hogan reflects on winning Kilkenny title
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'I can't say how much this means, it's unreal' - Brian Hogan reflects on winning Kilkenny title

Oct 31st 2016, 5:54 PM 8,443 Views 0 Comments

O’Loughlin Gaels are county champions for the first time since 2010.

# top-of-the-pile - Saturday 2 January, 2016

Koscielny strike fires Gunners two points clear at top of the table
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Koscielny strike fires Gunners two points clear at top of the table

Jan 2nd 2016, 9:50 PM 6,869 Views 9 Comments

Petr Cech impresses once more for Arsenal who made the most of Leicester City’s draw.

# top-of-the-pile - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Leicester top of the Premier League at Christmas after Goodison Park victory
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Leicester top of the Premier League at Christmas after Goodison Park victory

Dec 19th 2015, 5:37 PM 7,551 Views 10 Comments

Elsewhere, there were wins for Tottenham and Crystal Palace.

# top-of-the-pile - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Shane Dowling leads the way as Na Piarsaigh crowned Munster club kingpins again
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Shane Dowling leads the way as Na Piarsaigh crowned Munster club kingpins again

Nov 22nd 2015, 4:02 PM 9,795 Views 12 Comments

Limerick ace Dowling starred as his side sealed a third provincial title in five years.

# top-of-the-pile - Sunday 25 October, 2015

Bill Gates was briefly overtaken as the world's richest person
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Bill Gates was briefly overtaken as the world's richest person

Oct 25th 2015, 1:26 PM 30,317 Views 32 Comments

Zara founder Amancio Ortega is in a seesaw battle with Gates for the top spot.

# top-of-the-pile - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Arsenal are sitting top of the Premier League tonight after seeing off Everton
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Arsenal are sitting top of the Premier League tonight after seeing off Everton

Oct 24th 2015, 7:38 PM 6,623 Views 41 Comments

Two goals in as many first-half minutes won the points for the Gunners.

# top-of-the-pile - Monday 12 October, 2015

The town of Sixmilebridge forgot the Republic of Ireland were playing last night
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The town of Sixmilebridge forgot the Republic of Ireland were playing last night

Oct 12th 2015, 5:00 PM 10,942 Views 0 Comments

Niall Gilligan and Sixmilebridge were toasting Clare senior hurling championship success.

# top-of-the-pile - Friday 1 July, 2011

Morrison finds form as Storm blows over in France
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Morrison finds form as Storm blows over in France

Jul 1st 2011, 6:29 PM 127 Views 4 Comments

England’s James Morrison leads by a single stroke at the halfway stage of the French Open in Paris.