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#Rankings

# rankings - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Phibsborough ranked as one of world's coolest neighbourhoods
# Northside
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# Northside

Phibsborough ranked as one of world's coolest neighbourhoods

Oct 6th 2020, 6:06 PM 64,039 Views 58 Comments

The area is described as feeling “at once lived-in and lively”.

# rankings - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Ireland’s World Cup seeding won’t be affected if Italy game is cancelled
# Complications
# Complications

Ireland’s World Cup seeding won’t be affected if Italy game is cancelled

Feb 27th 2020, 2:08 PM 19,507 Views 21 Comments

Quirk of World Rugby’s ranking system safeguards Ireland from losing valuable points as they hope to be top seeds in November draw for 2023 tournament.

# rankings - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Big year for Ireland as World Rugby confirm 2023 World Cup pool draw for November
# Rankings
# Rankings

Big year for Ireland as World Rugby confirm 2023 World Cup pool draw for November

Jan 29th 2020, 10:55 AM 27,524 Views 23 Comments

Ireland are currently outside the top four of the official rankings.

# rankings - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Six Nations power rankings: England first, Ireland second, France the joker in the pack
# Best Bet
# Best Bet

Six Nations power rankings: England first, Ireland second, France the joker in the pack

Updated Jan 28th 2020, 2:37 PM 17,767 Views 33 Comments

Eddie Jones’ side are favourites but if Ireland get off to a good start, they could spring a surprise.

# rankings - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Leo Varadkar and Phil Hogan included in list of Europe's most powerful people
# Class Of 2020
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# Class Of 2020

Leo Varadkar and Phil Hogan included in list of Europe's most powerful people

Dec 5th 2019, 5:45 PM 24,885 Views 57 Comments

Varadkar came in eighth place and Hogan came tenth.

# rankings - Thursday 29 August, 2019

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

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

Aug 29th 2019, 5:08 PM 10,525 Views 18 Comments

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

# rankings - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Ireland fall three places in latest Fifa World Rankings after Nations League double-header
# Rankings
# Rankings

Ireland fall three places in latest Fifa World Rankings after Nations League double-header

Oct 25th 2018, 10:21 AM 6,176 Views 5 Comments

The Boys in Green drop down 33rd following a stalemate with Denmark and a home defeat to Wales in Dublin.

# rankings - Thursday 20 September, 2018

Two nations share Fifa rankings top spot for the first time ever as Ireland drop one place
# Movers And Shakers
# Movers And Shakers

Two nations share Fifa rankings top spot for the first time ever as Ireland drop one place

Sep 20th 2018, 11:05 AM 11,042 Views 5 Comments

World Cup winners France and third-placed Belgium both sit at the summit.

# rankings - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Spain down to 10th as hosts Russia go into World Cup as lowest-ranked team
# Rankings
# Rankings

Spain down to 10th as hosts Russia go into World Cup as lowest-ranked team

Jun 7th 2018, 11:07 AM 8,590 Views 3 Comments

Ireland remain unchanged as the 31st ranked side.

# rankings - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Fall of Irish universities in world rankings 'disappointing but not a surprise'
# Education
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# Education

Fall of Irish universities in world rankings 'disappointing but not a surprise'

Jun 6th 2018, 9:53 PM 27,866 Views 38 Comments

Trinity College Dublin has lost its place in the top 100 universities.

# rankings - Monday 12 March, 2018

Ireland move up to second in World Rugby rankings after win over Scotland
# Moving Up
# Moving Up

Ireland move up to second in World Rugby rankings after win over Scotland

Mar 12th 2018, 2:17 PM 11,980 Views 15 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s men benefited from their win over Scotland and England’s defeat in Paris.

# rankings - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Ireland up to 31st in latest Fifa world rankings
# Climbing
# Climbing

Ireland up to 31st in latest Fifa world rankings

Feb 15th 2018, 9:24 AM 6,176 Views 9 Comments

A dramatic fall for Egypt has benefited Martin O’Neill’s men.

# rankings - Monday 25 September, 2017

SuperValu still Ireland's most popular supermarket but Tesco is right behind it
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# Rankings

SuperValu still Ireland's most popular supermarket but Tesco is right behind it

Sep 25th 2017, 2:43 PM 14,655 Views 25 Comments

Tesco came second with 22% of the market share (a 4.3% rise on a similar period last year).

# rankings - Monday 19 June, 2017

McIlroy drops one place as US Open champion Koepka breaks into world's top 10
# Rankings
# Rankings

McIlroy drops one place as US Open champion Koepka breaks into world's top 10

Jun 19th 2017, 3:28 PM 4,231 Views 0 Comments

Dustin Johnson remains the world number one despite missing the cut at Erin Hills.

# rankings - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Ireland drops three places in list of 'best countries'
# Rankings
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# Rankings

Ireland drops three places in list of 'best countries'

Mar 8th 2017, 8:56 AM 24,374 Views 40 Comments

We’re maybe not as great for foreign students as we like to make out.

# rankings - Friday 10 February, 2017

Trinity makes it back into world's top 150 universities after error kept it out of rankings
# Back In Business
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# Back In Business

Trinity makes it back into world's top 150 universities after error kept it out of rankings

Feb 10th 2017, 4:00 PM 17,181 Views 27 Comments

Trinity College Dublin came in at 131st in the world rankings.

# rankings - Thursday 15 December, 2016

University ranking tables are flawed and should not be taken so seriously - report
# Education
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# Education

University ranking tables are flawed and should not be taken so seriously - report

Dec 15th 2016, 9:58 AM 8,270 Views 14 Comments

A new report states that education of students should be focused on in the rankings.

# rankings - Monday 24 October, 2016

Harrington soars 62 spots in world rankings to move back into top 100
# Climbing The Ladder
# Climbing The Ladder

Harrington soars 62 spots in world rankings to move back into top 100

Oct 24th 2016, 3:05 PM 5,813 Views 1 Comment

The Dubliner moves up to 97th on the back of his win in Portugal.

# rankings - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Irish universities fail to make the top 200 in global rankings
# Slipping
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# Slipping

Irish universities fail to make the top 200 in global rankings

Sep 21st 2016, 9:00 PM 17,901 Views 31 Comments

Trinity College Dublin has been temporarily removed from the rankings while a review of its data is undertaken.

# rankings - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Huge 12 months ahead for Schmidt's Ireland with RWC pool draw set for 2017
# Rankings
# Rankings

Huge 12 months ahead for Schmidt's Ireland with RWC pool draw set for 2017

May 11th 2016, 3:22 PM 7,136 Views 30 Comments

World Rugby confirmed the draw will take place in Japan next year.

# rankings - Monday 1 February, 2016

Six Nations champs Ireland fourth in first-ever women's World Rugby rankings
# Top 10
# Top 10

Six Nations champs Ireland fourth in first-ever women's World Rugby rankings

Feb 1st 2016, 12:34 PM 5,327 Views 0 Comments

World Rugby say the rankings will encourage more matches to be played.

# rankings - Monday 7 September, 2015

Joe Schmidt's Ireland drop to sixth in the world after England defeat
# OFFICIAL
# OFFICIAL

Joe Schmidt's Ireland drop to sixth in the world after England defeat

Sep 7th 2015, 2:41 PM 8,943 Views 11 Comments

The Kiwi head coach probably won’t mind too much.

# rankings - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Dana White disagrees with Aldo's rank as the UFC's pound-for-pound best
# Top Dog
# Top Dog

Dana White disagrees with Aldo's rank as the UFC's pound-for-pound best

Sep 6th 2015, 1:24 PM 10,836 Views 5 Comments

Do you agree with the UFC president?

# rankings - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Mayweather names his top five boxers ever and Ali has to settle for fifth place
# Rankings
# Rankings

Mayweather names his top five boxers ever and Ali has to settle for fifth place

Aug 11th 2015, 7:40 PM 9,924 Views 14 Comments

You’ll never guess who’s number one…

# rankings - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Ireland have moved up to second in the world rankings for the first time ever
# Moving Up
# Moving Up

Ireland have moved up to second in the world rankings for the first time ever

Aug 9th 2015, 6:00 AM 33,756 Views 41 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s men replace South Africa in World Rugby’s official list.

# rankings - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Power ranking the 10 Irish fighters most likely to be snapped up by the UFC
# Cage Contenders
# Cage Contenders

Power ranking the 10 Irish fighters most likely to be snapped up by the UFC

Apr 30th 2015, 9:10 PM 9,048 Views 1 Comment

Who’ll be our next representative in the octagon?

# rankings - Monday 2 March, 2015

Ireland are back up to third in the world after beating England
# Highly Rated
# Highly Rated

Ireland are back up to third in the world after beating England

Mar 2nd 2015, 8:17 PM 9,918 Views 11 Comments

Joe Schmidt’s men have moved above the English thanks to their commanding victory.

# rankings - Sunday 16 November, 2014

Ireland jump to third in IRB world rankings ahead of Wallabies clash
# Top Three
# Top Three

Ireland jump to third in IRB world rankings ahead of Wallabies clash

Nov 16th 2014, 6:08 PM 16,611 Views 25 Comments

Defeats for Australia and England, as well as Ireland’s win, mean a change in the official ladder.

# rankings - Monday 28 July, 2014

McIlroy and McDowell flying high as early Olympic 2016 rankings unveiled
# Boys For Brazil
# Boys For Brazil

McIlroy and McDowell flying high as early Olympic 2016 rankings unveiled

Jul 28th 2014, 2:41 PM 6,607 Views 0 Comments

It is a long, long way to Rio but Phil Mickelson already has work to do to represent the USA.

# rankings - Sunday 20 July, 2014

McIlroy up to world number two after Open win
# Rankings
# Rankings

McIlroy up to world number two after Open win

Jul 20th 2014, 9:53 PM 11,542 Views 9 Comments

Sweden’s Henrik Stenson drops to number three while Justin Rose of England is fourth.

# rankings - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Ivy League dominate World University Rankings as TCD (predictably) tops Irish colleges
# Old Reliables
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# Old Reliables

Ivy League dominate World University Rankings as TCD (predictably) tops Irish colleges

Jul 16th 2014, 9:49 AM 13,877 Views 48 Comments

Eight Irish institutions made the top 1,000.

# rankings - Thursday 8 May, 2014

'No evidence' why The Summit treats graduates differently - HEA
# Hierarchy
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# Hierarchy

'No evidence' why The Summit treats graduates differently - HEA

May 8th 2014, 3:57 PM 11,119 Views 63 Comments

The minimum grade requirement for job applicants is different depending where someone graduated.

# rankings - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Three Irish colleges make it onto a list of top 100 in the world
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# Rankings

Three Irish colleges make it onto a list of top 100 in the world

May 1st 2014, 8:52 AM 23,427 Views 24 Comments

Two of the top three universities listed are in Korea with a university in Switzerland coming in at second.

# rankings - Thursday 19 December, 2013

Ireland at 67th in FIFA rankings, Spain finish top for sixth year on the trot
# Rankings
# Rankings

Ireland at 67th in FIFA rankings, Spain finish top for sixth year on the trot

Dec 19th 2013, 12:58 PM 3,894 Views 18 Comments

La Roja go into a World Cup year as top dogs again.

# rankings - Monday 21 October, 2013

UCD Smurfit School MBA ranked among best in world
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UCD Smurfit School MBA ranked among best in world

Oct 21st 2013, 6:30 AM 16,228 Views 17 Comments

The MBA programme has moved up five spots in the Financial Times Global Executive MBA Rankings.

# rankings - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

Is it time to accept that Ireland are a middle of the road team?
# Wounded Pride
# Wounded Pride

Is it time to accept that Ireland are a middle of the road team?

Feb 12th 2013, 2:18 PM 14,276 Views 101 Comments

The Irish team has struggled to follow up big wins with repeat performances since the Grand Slam of 2009

# rankings - Saturday 24 November, 2012

November tests: McCaw stars as All Blacks edge closer to unbeaten 2012
# Unstoppable
# Unstoppable

November tests: McCaw stars as All Blacks edge closer to unbeaten 2012

Nov 24th 2012, 8:01 PM 1,361 Views 0 Comments

Wales’ losing run continues thanks to an 18-point haul from Aaron Cruden and a super effort from his captain.

Declan Kidney hails 'great day' for Ireland after Argentina blow-out
# Happy Chappie
# Happy Chappie

Declan Kidney hails 'great day' for Ireland after Argentina blow-out

Nov 24th 2012, 5:02 PM 8,227 Views 18 Comments

The Irish coach was delighted with the effort of his pack and international newcomers Simon Zebo and Craig Gilroy.

Match report: Seven-try Ireland rout Argentina
# IreArg
# IreArg

Match report: Seven-try Ireland rout Argentina

Nov 24th 2012, 3:59 PM 8,822 Views 11 Comments

Craig Gilroy provided the backline spark for the Irish as the Pumas were blown away.

November tests: Sexton backs 'terrifying' winger Gilroy to jolt Argentina
# IreArg
# IreArg

November tests: Sexton backs 'terrifying' winger Gilroy to jolt Argentina

Nov 24th 2012, 8:45 AM 4,366 Views 1 Comment

The out-half has declared himself fully fit and ready to visit another Aviva defeat on the Pumas.

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