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#world's best

# worlds-best - Tuesday 4 December, 2018

Why Ada Hegerberg, the first-ever female Ballon d'Or winner, could be set to boycott the 2019 World Cup Dispute This post contains videos

Why Ada Hegerberg, the first-ever female Ballon d'Or winner, could be set to boycott the 2019 World Cup

Last night was just the latest accolade for an individual who seemed destined for greatness from the outset.

# worlds-best - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

Bib-wearers a key part of Ireland's drive to be the best team in the world

Jack Conan explains how the players outside Ireland’s XV have been bringing intensity to training.

# worlds-best - Saturday 26 November, 2016

'We don’t want to be a side that comes close to the world’s best'

Ireland are motivated to make another statement against the Wallabies in Dublin today.

# worlds-best - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Cruden takes 10 shirt as All Blacks begin post-Carter and McCaw era

Ardie Savea and Seta Tamanivalu could make their debuts against Wales.

# worlds-best - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Leona Maguire becomes first Irish golfer to win the prestigious Mark H. McCormack Medal

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

# worlds-best - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Moyes: Januzaj will become one of the best players in Europe

The Belgium winger has struggled to make a tangible mark on Louis van Gaal’s starting XI.

# worlds-best - Thursday 19 June, 2014

All Blacks looking to 'put the foot on the throat' of England as Fekitoa starts

The Kiwis are looking to equal the longest run of wins in international rugby with their 17th consecutive victory.

# worlds-best - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Kaino returns for All Blacks with three uncapped players named on bench

Steve Hansen has selected an experienced starting XV to face England in the first Test on Saturday.

# worlds-best - Monday 24 March, 2014

Ronaldo may be an all-time great, but last night’s Clásico showed why Messi’s still the world’s best

The Argentinian star was at his majestic best, as Barcelona beat Real Madrid 4-3 in an unforgettable encounter.

# worlds-best - Tuesday 30 October, 2012

Donald: McIlroy has the upper hand over Tiger

McIlroy beat Woods in an exhibition match in Shanghai and Donald says the 23-year-old has “got all the momentum.”

# worlds-best - Monday 29 October, 2012

Shocker! Lionel Messi heads list of Ballon d'Or nominees

Wayne Rooney is the only English player on the 23-man shortlist.

# worlds-best - Saturday 19 May, 2012

From 10 of the world's most delicious dining experiences Delicious Dining This post contains images

10 of the world's most delicious dining experiences

Where are the most incredible places to eat in the world? A new global survey has decided on the top 100 – here is a peek at the top 10.