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#World Number 1

# world-number-1 - Thursday 30 July, 2020

World Number 1 Ash Barty pulls out of US Open over virus fears

The Australian is the biggest name so far to withdraw from the tournament.

# world-number-1 - Saturday 7 September, 2019

'It's a nice label to get,' says Schmidt as Ireland summit World Rugby rankings

The head coach was eager to downplay the significance of the feat and placed the favourites’ tag squarely on New Zealand.

# world-number-1 - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Sorry, Rory: Tiger set to overtake McIlroy as world number 1, as he seizes lead at Bay Hill

Justin Rose and Americans Rickie Fowler and John Huh share second.

# world-number-1 - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Ireland's Lowry ready to make his mark on USPGA Tour

The Irishman is among the top-rated players competing for a $630,000 top prize.