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Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely have you been paying attention to this week’s sporting headlines?

1. As he looks set to leave, which Serie A club did Philippe Coutinho join Liverpool from?
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AC Milan
Inter Milan

Juventus
Sampdoria
2. Which county drew with Dublin in the O'Byrne Cup on Wednesday?
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Kildare
Meath

Offaly
Laois
3. Who scored Leinster's first try in their New Year's Day win over Connacht?
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Luke McGrath
Ian Nagle

Rob Kearney
Max Deegan
4. Cris 'Cyborg' Justino beat Holly Holm at UFC 219 on Saturday night to defend which title?
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Featherweight
Bantamweight

Flyweight
Strawweight
5. Which of these players has not withdrawn from the upcoming Australian Open?
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Serena Williams
Kei Nishikori

Andy Murray
Rafael Nadal
6. Which former Ireland shot stopper joined Crystal Palace as goalkeeping coach this week?
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Gerry Peyton
Dean Kiely

Paddy Kenny
Packie Bonner
7. Former Ireland U19 centre Rory Parata signed for which Pro14 side on Thursday?
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Connacht
Zebre

Southern Kings
Dragons
8. Michael Shields announced his retirement on Thursday. Which Aussie Rules club did he join in 2007?
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Adelaide
Brisbane

Carlton Blues
St Kilda
9. Which of these teams won't be playing over Wildcard weekend in the NFL?
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New England Patriots
Jacksonville Jaguars

Tennessee Titans
Buffalo Bills
10. Rob Cross beat Phil Taylor to win the PDC World Darts Championship on Monday. What is his nickname?
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Rob 'The Voltage' Cross
Rob 'Chris' Cross

Rob 'Turner's' Cross
Rob 'Red' Cross
Answer all the questions to see your result!
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Gold
Top of the pile, you really were paying attention.
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Silver
Not too bad at all. If you'd paid a little more attention you could have won the gold.
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You scored out of !
Bronze
The questions just didn't suit you this time. Try again next week.
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You scored out of !
Wooden Spoon
Well now. There's not much we can say about that. Do you even like sport?
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