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Quiz: How well do you remember Cork's successful 03-06 hurling team?

Let’s test your knowledge.

CORK HURLING ENJOYED an upsurge between 2003 and 2006 on the national stage but how much do you know about that successful side?

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How many times did Cork play Waterford in senior hurling championship action during this time?
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2
6

4
5
Which player scored Cork's only goal in both the 2005 and 2006 All-Ireland finals?
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Joe Deane
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Ben O'Connor

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Niall McCarthy
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Kieran Murphy
Name the club of Cork's two managers at this time?
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St Finbarr's
Glen Rovers

Na Piarsaigh
Blackrock
Which of these statements is true to describe Setanta Ó hAilpín's Cork senior career?
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He scored a hat-trick against Kilkenny
He didn't score a point in a championship game in Croke Park

He won an All-Star award but not an All-Ireland medal
He played football and hurling for Cork in the same season
Which of these Cork players finished their career with the most All-Star awards?
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Diarmuid O'Sullivan
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Sean Óg Ó hAilpín

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Ronan Curran
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Jerry O'Connor
Brian Corcoran made his inter-county comeback in the 2004 Munster semi-final against Limerick. What happened after he was brought on?
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He was booked
He scored a point while on his knees

He went off injured
He scored a penalty
Which Cork player won the Hurler of the Year award in 2005?
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Brian Corcoran
Sean Óg Ó hAilpín

Donal Óg Cusack
Jerry O'Connor
Cork won their first All-Ireland title in five years in 2004. How many points did they beat Kilkenny by in that game?
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8
10

7
9
How many Munster hurling titles did Cork win in this time frame?
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2
1

3
4
Finally Cork came from six points down as part of a major comeback to beat which team in the 2005 All-Ireland semi-final?
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Limerick
Clare

Wexford
Tipperary
Answer all the questions to see your result!
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You scored out of !
All-Ireland champion
You've won the Liam MacCarthy Cup!
Share your result:
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You scored out of !
Munster champion
You were successful but couldn't quite land the big prize
Share your result:
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You scored out of !
Championship exit
Your hopes of winning ended early here
Share your result:
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You scored out of !
Kilkenny fan
You don't have any have interest in Cork 03-06 hurling memories
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