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# number-1 - Thursday 29 August, 2019

From The42 'He doesn't talk, he acts it. He does come to training two hours before it starts' Number 1

'He doesn't talk, he acts it. He does come to training two hours before it starts'

37-year-old Stephen Cluxton is still setting the standards for Dublin.

# number-1 - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

From The42 Jones: Billy Vunipola can be the best number 8 in the world Number 1

Jones: Billy Vunipola can be the best number 8 in the world

A key player in last week’s Six Nations win over Scotland, Billy Vunipola has impressed Eddie Jones.

# number-1 - Monday 4 January, 2016

From The42 Hurling background gives Offaly's Dooley solid footing as he seeks first Leinster start Number 1

Hurling background gives Offaly's Dooley solid footing as he seeks first Leinster start

The 21-year-old has eight caps to his name, but is hoping to add European starts to that tally this month.

# number-1 - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

From The42 'The fire is starting to burn, Cian Healy wants that jersey back' Number 1

'The fire is starting to burn, Cian Healy wants that jersey back'

Jack McGrath has barely put a foot wrong since taking over as Ireland’s loosehead, but the man they call Church brings something else entirely.

# number-1 - Friday 13 March, 2015

From The42 Jack McGrath in the blocks for 'nine-day sprint' to wrap up the Six Nations Number 1

# number-1 - Sunday 24 November, 2013

From The42 All Blacks not better, more fluid than World Cup winners — Kieran Read Number 1

All Blacks not better, more fluid than World Cup winners — Kieran Read

The number eight is blessed with an endless array of skills. How do Ireland stop him?

# number-1 - Saturday 17 November, 2012

From The42 Here's your 'world number 1 asleep in the sun' pic of the day Revenge

# number-1 - Friday 1 June, 2012

From The42 Here's your 'I'm not worried about my knee' pic of the day Number 1

Here's your 'I'm not worried about my knee' pic of the day

Shay Given’s going to be okay, folks.

# number-1 - Thursday 19 April, 2012

From The42 Number crunch: Rory needs a big two months to hold on to Number 1 spot Doz-Ilroy

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

McIlroy was a summer-time bloomer in 2010 and 2011 and only a similar vein of form will stave off Luke Donald