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# best - Saturday 24 August, 2019

'We can’t keep thinking, ‘We need to be like 2018.' We need to be better'

Ireland captain Rory Best believes his team can overcome this year’s Six Nations disappointment.

# best - Thursday 18 April, 2019

Ireland captain Rory Best to retire from rugby after the World Cup

The 36-year-old will hope to go out in style in Japan later this year.

# best - Monday 29 October, 2018

Sexton stays at home as Schmidt names 26-man squad for Chicago

The uncapped Ross Byrne and Will Addison are part of the travelling party for the clash with Italy.

# best - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

This is either the flukiest or best assist of 2015 from Neymar

Meanwhile, Luis Suarez has scored more goals than any other La Liga player this year excluding penalties.

# best - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge 11 little things that make Irish colleges the best in the world Irish Colleges

11 little things that make Irish colleges the best in the world

No mention of the education, then..?

# best - Saturday 16 May, 2015

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

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

# best - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

From Doctors warn insurance companies off their turf

Doctors warn insurance companies off their turf

The Irish Medical Organisation has called on the government to call a halt to insurance companies introducing such services.

# best - Sunday 22 February, 2015

From The 6 best Oscar speeches in recent history Top That

The 6 best Oscar speeches in recent history

*Cue the music

# best - Thursday 12 February, 2015

5 talking points after Schmidt names his Ireland team to face France

Return of the big names, Munster’s missing men, Boss as back-up and Sexton back to fitness.

# best - Thursday 2 October, 2014

Is this the best Arsenal XI of the Arsene Wenger era?

This week marks the 18th anniversary of the manager’s first game in charge, so we celebrate the players that helped him along the way.

# best - Friday 7 February, 2014

# best - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

VIDEO: 27 reasons why Neymar is one of the world's best strikers Compilation This post contains videos

VIDEO: 27 reasons why Neymar is one of the world's best strikers

The striker backed up the hype at the recent Confederations Cup.

# best - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Opinion: How Gareth Bale went from being the worst player in the Premier League to the best* Conjecture This post contains videos

# best - Sunday 12 August, 2012

The Sunday Papers: some of the week’s best sportswriting

Featuring extensive pieces on women’s boxing, wrestling and the relationship between sport and religion.

# best - Friday 10 August, 2012

In pictures: London 2012, Day 14

Mullingar got a day in the Olympic sun and there were some low-blows in the taekwondo.

# best - Monday 6 August, 2012

Olympic Village: Day 10, wrap

You wait four years for an Olympic medal to come along and two come along in quick succession.

# best - Saturday 28 April, 2012

Player ratings: We mark the Ulster players out of 10

After a barnstorming start from both sides, it became a grind but Ulster upped the ante to secure a famous win.

# best - Thursday 3 November, 2011

Back in green: Best called up to Irish squad, as West Brom rule out Long

The Newcastle striker has been belatedly rewarded for his fine Premier League form this season.

# best - Friday 23 September, 2011

Fantasyland: He's simply the Best...

We provide a fantasy-tinged preview of the weekend’s action, with several upcoming games that have goals written all over them.