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#Top of the World

# top-of-the-world - This year 2022

Scheffler wins WGC Match Play to take World No.1 ranking
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Scheffler wins WGC Match Play to take World No.1 ranking

Mar 27th 2022, 11:54 PM 5,458 Views 2 Comments

The 25-year old claimed the world number one ranking from Spanish ace Jon Rahm.

Tuchel revels in 'incomparable' joy of Club World Cup triumph
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Tuchel revels in 'incomparable' joy of Club World Cup triumph

Feb 12th 2022, 10:08 PM 5,928 Views 0 Comments

The Blues became the third English club to win the competition after beating Palmeiras this evening.

# top-of-the-world - Last year 2021

Atlanta Braves edge Houston Astros to reach brink of World Series title
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Atlanta Braves edge Houston Astros to reach brink of World Series title

Oct 31st 2021, 9:42 AM 2,729 Views 0 Comments

Atlanta take a 3-1 series lead and could clinch the title in Game Five on Sunday.

Italy's Filippo Ganna retains time-trial crown at World Cycling Championships
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Italy's Filippo Ganna retains time-trial crown at World Cycling Championships

Sep 19th 2021, 4:42 PM 1,997 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s Ryan Mullen finished 33rd while team-mate Marcus Christie was 39th.

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Dan Biggar makes his point against England as Wales go top of the world for the first time
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Dan Biggar makes his point against England as Wales go top of the world for the first time

Aug 17th 2019, 5:44 PM 13,704 Views 37 Comments

George North scored the only try in a 13-6 win over England.

Former Ireland coach Craig Fulton celebrates Hockey World Cup win with Belgium
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Former Ireland coach Craig Fulton celebrates Hockey World Cup win with Belgium

Dec 16th 2018, 9:03 PM 5,277 Views 2 Comments

Fulton is Shane McLeod’s assistant coach with the Red Lions.

Golf has a new world number one as Koepka dethrones Johnson following CJ Cup win
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Golf has a new world number one as Koepka dethrones Johnson following CJ Cup win

Oct 21st 2018, 10:33 AM 6,372 Views 1 Comment

The three-time major winner overtook Dustin Johnson in the world rankings after winning in South Korea on Sunday.

'My first thought after climbing Everest was how soon could I get back down'
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'My first thought after climbing Everest was how soon could I get back down'

May 27th 2018, 12:00 PM 23,752 Views 4 Comments

Today marks the 25th anniversary of Dawson Stelfox reaching the summit of the world’s highest mountain.

Aoibhín Garrihy defended herself for climbing a mountain in Kerry while seven months pregnant
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Aoibhín Garrihy defended herself for climbing a mountain in Kerry while seven months pregnant

Apr 9th 2018, 4:30 PM 12,948 Views 13 Comments

Commenters thought that it was ‘irresponsible and silly’.

Cavan's Leona Maguire named Global Golf Post Female Amateur of the Year
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Cavan's Leona Maguire named Global Golf Post Female Amateur of the Year

Nov 27th 2017, 3:29 PM 3,416 Views 3 Comments

It’s yet another award for the Olympian.

'It's only going to get bigger and bigger': Katie says winning pro title would be as good as gold
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'It's only going to get bigger and bigger': Katie says winning pro title would be as good as gold

Sep 14th 2017, 9:27 AM 11,232 Views 9 Comments

Undefeated Taylor faces Anahi Esther Sanchez in Cardiff’s Principality Stadium on 28 October.

Cavan's Leona Maguire cements world number one spot with another win
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Cavan's Leona Maguire cements world number one spot with another win

Mar 27th 2017, 9:25 AM 6,301 Views 1 Comment

The 22-year-old picked up a sixth collegiate title over the weekend.

Britain's greatest ever sportsperson? Murray beats Djokovic to finish year as world number 1
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Britain's greatest ever sportsperson? Murray beats Djokovic to finish year as world number 1

Nov 20th 2016, 8:27 PM 8,215 Views 23 Comments

The Scot claimed his maiden ATP Tour Finals title tonight to end 2016 top of the rankings.

Leona Maguire becomes first Irish golfer to win the prestigious Mark H. McCormack Medal
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Leona Maguire becomes first Irish golfer to win the prestigious Mark H. McCormack Medal

Aug 20th 2015, 9:55 PM 18,724 Views 15 Comments

Cavan — and the world’s — best amateur golfer has been acknowledged.

Rory McIlroy has one main career target that guides everything else
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Rory McIlroy has one main career target that guides everything else

May 20th 2015, 3:00 PM 20,451 Views 13 Comments

Rory won’t burden himself by worrying about the number of Majors he has won.

It's a long way from a par-3 in Cavan for the world's number one amateur golfer
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It's a long way from a par-3 in Cavan for the world's number one amateur golfer

May 16th 2015, 8:00 AM 21,356 Views 13 Comments

Leona and Lisa Maguire are taking the golf world by storm.

You're going to be able to go to the top of the World Trade Centre again - here's what you'll see
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You're going to be able to go to the top of the World Trade Centre again - here's what you'll see

Apr 7th 2015, 7:30 PM 21,716 Views 48 Comments

Not for those who don’t like heights.

Bale on target as Real Madrid are crowned Club World Cup champions
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Bale on target as Real Madrid are crowned Club World Cup champions

Dec 20th 2014, 9:47 PM 7,392 Views 2 Comments

Sergio Ramos also scored to help the Champions League holders defeat San Lorenzo of Argentina.

Neuer joins Ronaldo and Messi as three Ballon d'Or finalists
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Neuer joins Ronaldo and Messi as three Ballon d'Or finalists

Dec 1st 2014, 4:48 PM 3,878 Views 18 Comments

The Bayern Munich goalkeeper is up against the La Liga pair for world player of the year.

You'll even find Tipperary fans at the top of Mount Kilimanjaro
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You'll even find Tipperary fans at the top of Mount Kilimanjaro

Sep 5th 2014, 4:09 PM 3,747 Views 4 Comments

There is having pride in your county, and then there is this.

Two Irishmen reach summit of Mount Everest
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Two Irishmen reach summit of Mount Everest

May 26th 2014, 3:14 PM 13,359 Views 19 Comments

Derek Mahon from Dublin and Noel Hanna from County Down reached the mountain’s summit on Saturday.

Irishman's fantasy football team are top of the world
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Irishman's fantasy football team are top of the world

Oct 3rd 2013, 3:25 PM 32,906 Views 49 Comments

Tubbercurry native Mark Burke is leading the overall Premier League table with his team ‘Honesty of Effort’.

On the brink of eye-watering Nike deal, Rory McIlroy starts the year top of world rankings
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On the brink of eye-watering Nike deal, Rory McIlroy starts the year top of world rankings

Jan 14th 2013, 10:13 AM 5,444 Views 15 Comments

And Tiger’s back up to second behind Luke Donald for some strange reason.

McIlroy named European Golfer of the Year
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McIlroy named European Golfer of the Year

Dec 18th 2012, 10:03 PM 527 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old world number ended the year in style at an awards ceremony in London today.

Adjusted for population, Ireland came fourth in the Paralympics
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Adjusted for population, Ireland came fourth in the Paralympics

Sep 12th 2012, 3:53 PM 7,115 Views 14 Comments

We’ve crunched through the Paralympics medal table to reveal just how well Ireland really did…

I never stopped believing says Federer after Wimbledon win number seven
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I never stopped believing says Federer after Wimbledon win number seven

Jul 8th 2012, 7:41 PM 7,210 Views 15 Comments

The Swiss maestro cherished the ‘great moment’ of his record-breaking 17th Grand Slam and praised Andy Murray.

In pictures: The rise and rise of Rory McIlroy, world number one
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In pictures: The rise and rise of Rory McIlroy, world number one

Mar 5th 2012, 12:02 PM 5,385 Views 6 Comments

Here’s how Rory reached his goal of becoming the best golfer in the world.