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#top spot

# top-spot - Thursday 10 December, 2020

Hagi makes sure of comfortable win to secure top spot for Rangers
# Boost
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# Boost

Hagi makes sure of comfortable win to secure top spot for Rangers

Dec 10th 2020, 8:16 PM 3,521 Views 3 Comments

Being seeded means the Scottish side can avoid a string of European heavyweight sides.

# top-spot - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Manchester City claim top spot in Champions League group despite stalemate
# Unspectacular
From The42
# Unspectacular

Manchester City claim top spot in Champions League group despite stalemate

Dec 1st 2020, 10:46 PM 2,004 Views 0 Comments

Gabriel Jesus had a goal disallowed by VAR and Raheem Sterling had a shot cleared off the line against Porto

# top-spot - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Lewis Hamilton takes pole position for Hungarian Grand Prix
# Top Spot
From The42
# Top Spot

Lewis Hamilton takes pole position for Hungarian Grand Prix

Updated Jul 18th 2020, 3:18 PM 3,700 Views 4 Comments

The Mercedes were the class of the field.

# top-spot - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Schmidt's Ireland can go top of world rankings with big win in Cardiff
# Top Spot
From The42
# Top Spot

Schmidt's Ireland can go top of world rankings with big win in Cardiff

Aug 29th 2019, 5:08 PM 10,570 Views 18 Comments

Despite being hammered by England last time out, Ireland can secure top spot.

# top-spot - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Raheem Sterling stars as Man City survive late scare to reclaim Premier League top spot
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From The42
# Boost

Raheem Sterling stars as Man City survive late scare to reclaim Premier League top spot

Apr 14th 2019, 4:00 PM 6,844 Views 15 Comments

A goal from Luka Milivojević made it a nervy final 10 minutes for the visitors.

# top-spot - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Cullen happy to avoid 'stressful moments' as Leinster secure home semi-final
# Top Spot
From The42
# Top Spot

Cullen happy to avoid 'stressful moments' as Leinster secure home semi-final

Mar 2nd 2019, 6:00 AM 5,844 Views 2 Comments

The defending champions assured themselves of top spot in Conference B with victory over the Cheetahs last night.

# top-spot - Friday 1 March, 2019

Leinster fail to fire but do more than enough to tame the Cheetahs
# Pro14
From The42
# Pro14

Leinster fail to fire but do more than enough to tame the Cheetahs

Mar 1st 2019, 9:38 PM 13,022 Views 36 Comments

Leo Cullen’s side huffed and puffed through a disjointed game but made it seven straight wins.

# top-spot - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

Man United overtake Real Madrid to become world's most valuable football club
# Top Spot
From The42
# Top Spot

Man United overtake Real Madrid to become world's most valuable football club

Jun 6th 2017, 6:37 PM 6,297 Views 27 Comments

US magazine Forbes reckons the Red Devils are worth more than €3 billion.

# top-spot - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

The world's most valuable company begins with an A, but it's no longer Apple
# Alphabet
# Alphabet

The world's most valuable company begins with an A, but it's no longer Apple

Feb 2nd 2016, 9:44 AM 19,390 Views 12 Comments

Alphabet, Google’s parent company, is now the world’s most valuable company.

# top-spot - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Samsung versus Apple: things are getting tight
# Tight Margins
# Tight Margins

Samsung versus Apple: things are getting tight

Jan 29th 2015, 7:26 PM 17,671 Views 51 Comments

The popularity of the iPhone 6 and Samsung’s drop in profit has resulted in a tie.

# top-spot - Thursday 7 June, 2012

Sharapova into French Open final, regains top spot
# Success
From The42
# Success

Sharapova into French Open final, regains top spot

Jun 7th 2012, 7:05 PM 273 Views 0 Comments

The Russian described reaching her first-ever final in the tournament as “an amazing feeling”.

# top-spot - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Number crunch: Rory needs a big two months to hold on to Number 1 spot
# Doz-Ilroy
From The42
# Doz-Ilroy

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

# top-spot - Monday 19 March, 2012

Sorry, Rory: Luke Donald wins and goes back to No 1
# Top Spot
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# Top Spot

Sorry, Rory: Luke Donald wins and goes back to No 1

Mar 19th 2012, 10:13 AM 439 Views 0 Comments

Having decided to take the run-up to the Masters off, McIlroy’s stay atop the world ranking only lasted two weeks.

# top-spot - Monday 27 February, 2012

Column: Holywood star McIlroy is on the fast track to No 1
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# Top Spot

Column: Holywood star McIlroy is on the fast track to No 1

Feb 27th 2012, 10:47 PM 324 Views 0 Comments

Mahan agrees with all the talk about McIlroy’s bid to become No 1. He just wanted to make sure it didn’t happen at his expense.