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get top 3 score plus name in another cell

Posted on 2014-03-13
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as the title says I need to get the top score plus name of team

so i have  

Caterham     57
McLaren      67
Toro Rosso  23
McLaren      23
Williams     24
Ferrari         56

so ideally I would love

McLaren       67
Caterham     57
Ferrari          56
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Question by:James Murrell
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nutsch earned 2000 total points
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Use

=LARGE($B$1:$B$6,1)
=LARGE($B$1:$B$6,2)
=LARGE($B$1:$B$6,3)

to get the largest scores, then this to return the team
=INDEX($A$1:$A$6,MATCH(LARGE($B$1:$B$6,1),$B$1:$B$6,0))
=INDEX($A$1:$A$6,MATCH(LARGE($B$1:$B$6,2),$B$1:$B$6,0))
=INDEX($A$1:$A$6,MATCH(LARGE($B$1:$B$6,3),$B$1:$B$6,0))
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Your a superstar - Thanks
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