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#Top of the World

# top-of-the-world - Saturday 17 August, 2019

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 13,660 Views 37 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Sunday 16 December, 2018

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 5,203 Views 2 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Sunday 21 October, 2018

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 6,339 Views 1 Comment

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

# top-of-the-world - Sunday 27 May, 2018

'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 23,568 Views 4 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Monday 9 April, 2018

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 12,848 Views 13 Comments

Commenters thought that it was ‘irresponsible and silly’.

# top-of-the-world - Monday 27 November, 2017

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 3,377 Views 3 Comments

It’s yet another award for the Olympian.

# top-of-the-world - Thursday 14 September, 2017

'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 11,205 Views 9 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Monday 27 March, 2017

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 6,246 Views 1 Comment

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

# top-of-the-world - Sunday 20 November, 2016

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 8,194 Views 23 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Thursday 20 August, 2015

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 18,678 Views 15 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

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 20,426 Views 13 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Saturday 16 May, 2015

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 21,304 Views 13 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

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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From TheJournal.ie
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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 21,693 Views 48 Comments

Not for those who don’t like heights.

# top-of-the-world - Saturday 20 December, 2014

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 7,369 Views 2 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Monday 1 December, 2014

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 3,841 Views 18 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Friday 5 September, 2014

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 3,704 Views 4 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Monday 26 May, 2014

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

May 26th 2014, 3:14 PM 13,305 Views 19 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Thursday 3 October, 2013

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 32,856 Views 49 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Monday 14 January, 2013

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 5,430 Views 15 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

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

Dec 18th 2012, 10:03 PM 507 Views 0 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

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 7,052 Views 14 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Sunday 8 July, 2012

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 7,087 Views 15 Comments

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

# top-of-the-world - Monday 5 March, 2012

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 5,342 Views 6 Comments

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