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#Top Dogs

# top-dogs - Monday 8 March, 2021

'There is a level of intensity to Leinster's game that other teams cannot match'
# Top Dogs
# Top Dogs

'There is a level of intensity to Leinster's game that other teams cannot match'

Mar 8th 2021, 7:00 AM 9,916 Views 13 Comments

Leinster have gained the kind of stranglehold on the Pro14 that Dublin have enjoyed in the All-Ireland SFC.

# top-dogs - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Lewandowski strikes as Bayern Munich down Dortmund to go top
# Top Dogs
# Top Dogs

Lewandowski strikes as Bayern Munich down Dortmund to go top

Nov 7th 2020, 9:16 PM 6,653 Views 1 Comment

Lewandowski has now scored 11 goals in just six Bundesliga games this season.

# top-dogs - Saturday 3 October, 2020

'People knew it was probably coming' - Corofin are dethroned so who'll take their crown in Galway?
# Top Dogs
# Top Dogs

'People knew it was probably coming' - Corofin are dethroned so who'll take their crown in Galway?

Oct 3rd 2020, 9:00 AM 13,041 Views 2 Comments

Mountbellew/Moylough meet Moycullen in a novel football final pairing tomorrow.

# top-dogs - Sunday 6 October, 2019

Patrickswell deny Na Piarsaigh three-in-a-row and move to top of Limerick roll of honour
# Top Dogs
# Top Dogs

Patrickswell deny Na Piarsaigh three-in-a-row and move to top of Limerick roll of honour

Oct 6th 2019, 5:18 PM 10,391 Views 16 Comments

Ciaran Carey’s side had five points to spare over the reigning champions.

# top-dogs - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

Liverpool have 'arrogance in a nice way' after European success, says Carragher
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# Top Dogs

Liverpool have 'arrogance in a nice way' after European success, says Carragher

Aug 13th 2019, 4:07 PM 4,633 Views 11 Comments

The former Reds defender says Jurgen Klopp’s men have the belief to surpass Manchester City in the Premier League this year.

# top-dogs - Sunday 21 July, 2019

McBrearty's consistent class proves that Donegal are nowhere close to a one-man team
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# Top Dogs

McBrearty's consistent class proves that Donegal are nowhere close to a one-man team

Jul 21st 2019, 7:00 AM 15,160 Views 10 Comments

The star forward is a standout performer for Declan Bonner’s side.

# top-dogs - Thursday 7 March, 2019

'We're not going into our shell or worrying, I think a lot of people outside are'
# Stick To The Process
# Stick To The Process

'We're not going into our shell or worrying, I think a lot of people outside are'

Mar 7th 2019, 9:00 AM 4,924 Views 1 Comment

Keith Earls says Ireland will ‘be back to themselves soon enough’ as Joe Schmidt’s side bid to finish the Six Nations strongly.

# top-dogs - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Kilkenny, Dublin and Tyrone showcase value in keeping your rivals down
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# Top Dogs

Kilkenny, Dublin and Tyrone showcase value in keeping your rivals down

Feb 26th 2019, 3:28 PM 6,400 Views 3 Comments

Tipperary, Mayo and Monaghan fell to defeats at the weekend.

# top-dogs - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Hansen to decide on future next month as Ireland hope to hang onto Schmidt
# Coach Shuffle
# Coach Shuffle

Hansen to decide on future next month as Ireland hope to hang onto Schmidt

Nov 18th 2018, 12:09 PM 22,903 Views 27 Comments

The All Blacks boss says Ireland will find out how it feels to be the best side in the world.

# top-dogs - Monday 23 July, 2018

'There's a meanness and toughness to Galway': Tyrrell on comparisons with great Kilkenny team
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# Top Dogs

'There's a meanness and toughness to Galway': Tyrrell on comparisons with great Kilkenny team

Jul 23rd 2018, 5:01 PM 11,323 Views 15 Comments

Cats legend Jackie Tyrrell believes Galway and Limerick will meet in the All-Ireland final.

# top-dogs - Monday 8 January, 2018

Leinster the clear top dogs after entertaining Pro14 inter-pro series
# Derby Dominance
# Derby Dominance

Leinster the clear top dogs after entertaining Pro14 inter-pro series

Jan 8th 2018, 7:57 AM 20,922 Views 42 Comments

With three wins from three games in the last fortnight, Leo Cullen’s men impressed.

# top-dogs - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Changing of the guard? Tipperary look to confirm their status as hurling's elite force
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# Top Dogs

Changing of the guard? Tipperary look to confirm their status as hurling's elite force

Mar 11th 2017, 10:02 AM 5,066 Views 10 Comments

The wounded Cats make the trip to Thurles for a titanic league clash tonight.

# top-dogs - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Government approves promotions for 11 senior gardaí following controversy
# Vacancies
From TheJournal.ie
# Vacancies

Government approves promotions for 11 senior gardaí following controversy

Nov 22nd 2016, 2:34 PM 14,502 Views 53 Comments

The Minister for Justice had said last week she would examine vacancies in the force.

# top-dogs - Monday 6 June, 2016

Who is your tip to be the dark horse at Euro 2016 this summer?
# Cheval Noir
# Cheval Noir

Who is your tip to be the dark horse at Euro 2016 this summer?

Jun 6th 2016, 9:00 PM 10,125 Views 42 Comments

Because you’re too good to go tipping one of the big boys.

# top-dogs - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Cards on the table - who do you think is going to win Euro 2016?
# Open Thread
# Open Thread

Cards on the table - who do you think is going to win Euro 2016?

Jun 2nd 2016, 9:00 PM 11,304 Views 64 Comments

It’s prediction time.

# top-dogs - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Tim Cook, Elon Musk, and Larry Page were at a private event where the 'main topic' was stopping Trump
# Meetup
From TheJournal.ie
# Meetup

Tim Cook, Elon Musk, and Larry Page were at a private event where the 'main topic' was stopping Trump

Mar 8th 2016, 1:03 PM 18,081 Views 30 Comments

And it all took place on a private island.

# top-dogs - Saturday 20 February, 2016

Connacht return to top of the Pro12 after high-scoring win over Zebre
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# Top Dogs

Connacht return to top of the Pro12 after high-scoring win over Zebre

Feb 20th 2016, 6:44 PM 16,289 Views 49 Comments

Pat Lam’s men put 51 points on the board this evening.

# top-dogs - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Federer-Djokovic: Five of the best from their incredible rivalry
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# Top Dogs

Federer-Djokovic: Five of the best from their incredible rivalry

Jan 27th 2016, 4:49 PM 4,178 Views 3 Comments

Two of the game’s greatest go toe-to-toe again in the Australian Open semi-final tomorrow.

# top-dogs - Friday 11 December, 2015

Euro 2016 draw: We rank the teams in Pot 1
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# Top Dogs

Euro 2016 draw: We rank the teams in Pot 1

Dec 11th 2015, 5:00 PM 6,970 Views 25 Comments

It’s time to take a closer look at the top sides in tomorrow’s draw.

# top-dogs - Sunday 6 December, 2015

Donaghmoyne finish with 13 players but hang on to claim fourth All-Ireland title
# Test Of Character
# Test Of Character

Donaghmoyne finish with 13 players but hang on to claim fourth All-Ireland title

Dec 6th 2015, 5:15 PM 15,278 Views 7 Comments

Cork side Mourneabbey fall at final hurdle once again as Monaghan women prevail.

# top-dogs - Saturday 28 November, 2015

As it happened: Munster v Connacht, Guinness PRO12
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Munster v Connacht, Guinness PRO12

Nov 28th 2015, 4:15 PM 50,393 Views 103 Comments

Superb Aki try the icing on the cake for Connacht after incredible performance. The western province claim their first win in Thomond Park since 1986 and consolidate their lead at the top of the Pro12.

# top-dogs - Monday 13 April, 2015

The king is dead - Tesco is no longer the number one supermarket in Ireland
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From TheJournal.ie
# Top Dogs

The king is dead - Tesco is no longer the number one supermarket in Ireland

Apr 13th 2015, 1:05 PM 36,417 Views 73 Comments

After months of threatening to do so, Super Valu has finally knocked the UK grocery giant from its perch.

# top-dogs - Saturday 21 March, 2015

The Six Nations table makes for sweet viewing this evening
# Top Dogs
# Top Dogs

The Six Nations table makes for sweet viewing this evening

Mar 21st 2015, 7:22 PM 10,995 Views 16 Comments

Drink it in.

# top-dogs - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Leinster, Toulon and Saracens in Tier One for Rugby Champions Cup draw
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# Top Dogs

Leinster, Toulon and Saracens in Tier One for Rugby Champions Cup draw

Jun 8th 2014, 2:37 PM 14,168 Views 30 Comments

Munster, semi-finallists in 2013 and 2014, will have to settle for a spot in Tier Two. Ulster may not be so lucky.

# top-dogs - Friday 2 May, 2014

Dundalk go top after putting Cork to the sword at Oriel Park
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# Top Dogs

Dundalk go top after putting Cork to the sword at Oriel Park

May 2nd 2014, 10:13 PM 10,142 Views 10 Comments

Richie Towell scored his third and fourth league goals of the season.

# top-dogs - Monday 24 March, 2014

Ross on Munster rivalry: 'You fight more in a family than you do with strangers'
# Interpro
# Interpro

Ross on Munster rivalry: 'You fight more in a family than you do with strangers'

Mar 24th 2014, 5:07 PM 8,140 Views 9 Comments

The Leinster prop is expecting a fierce encounter at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.

# top-dogs - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Last-gasp point keeps Donegal top of Division 2 as Monaghan and Galway win
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# Top Dogs

Last-gasp point keeps Donegal top of Division 2 as Monaghan and Galway win

Mar 9th 2014, 5:32 PM 4,467 Views 0 Comments

Meath were denied at the death by a superb Michael Murphy free.

# top-dogs - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

Ireland eager to mix it with rugby's big boys in 2014
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# Top Dogs

Ireland eager to mix it with rugby's big boys in 2014

Dec 25th 2013, 9:30 AM 4,372 Views 2 Comments

We spoke to Paul O’Connell, Jean de Villiers, Kieran Read and David Wallace about rugby’s top two.

# top-dogs - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Chiefs stage stunning comeback to win consecutive Super Rugby titles
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# Top Dogs

Chiefs stage stunning comeback to win consecutive Super Rugby titles

Aug 3rd 2013, 10:43 AM 2,109 Views 7 Comments

Christian Leali’ifano was the hero for the Australians but a late fightback saw the cup remain in New Zealand.

# top-dogs - Monday 22 October, 2012

In pictures: Our Heineken Cup Team of the Week
# First XV
# First XV

In pictures: Our Heineken Cup Team of the Week

Oct 22nd 2012, 9:26 AM 1,660 Views 0 Comments

Two Irish players have made the cut while there are some honourable mentions for three others.

# top-dogs - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Celtic boss Neil Lennon scoffs at treble talk before cup tie
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Celtic boss Neil Lennon scoffs at treble talk before cup tie

Sep 25th 2012, 1:36 PM 419 Views 0 Comments

They may be third place in the Scottish Premier League but that hasn’t discouraged daydreaming fans and headline writers.

# top-dogs - Thursday 19 April, 2012

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

Number crunch: Rory needs a big two months to hold on to Number 1 spot

Apr 19th 2012, 3:25 PM 373 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-dogs - Friday 13 April, 2012

Leaders of the Pack: Raffaele Cretaro and Sligo set to welcome Derry
# LOI Leaders
# LOI Leaders

Leaders of the Pack: Raffaele Cretaro and Sligo set to welcome Derry

Apr 13th 2012, 10:30 AM 304 Views 0 Comments

The Rovers striker and his teammates are enjoying their best league start in 75 years but know Derry will pose a genuine threat

# top-dogs - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

Best league in the world? La Liga trio make UEFA shortlist
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# Top Dogs

Best league in the world? La Liga trio make UEFA shortlist

Jul 26th 2011, 9:22 AM 623 Views 1 Comment

Messi, Ronaldo and Xavi shortlisted for inaugural Best Player in Europe Award.