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Pencils down… the answers to’s quiz of the week

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HERE ARE THE answers to this week’s quiz.

Let us know how you did in the comments section. Too easy? Too hard? Just right? (Ok Goldilocks, take it easy.)

1. #TIGERS Which two Republic of Ireland internationals signed loan deals with Hull City this week? Robbie Brady and David Meyler

2. #REBEL REBEL How many years did Nicholas Murphy play for Cork before retiring this week? 16

3. #GOLDEN BOYS Which three London gold medallists have been nominated for IAAF World Athlete of the Year? Usain Bolt, Aries Merritt, David Rudisha

4. #TRUE BLUE Which new role has Dublin footballer Philly McMahon been appointed to? Strength and conditioning coach at Shamrock Rovers

5. #AIR TIME Which NBA star was named this week as the new face of Nike’s Jordan brand? Blake Griffin

6. #BOKS Who scored Ireland’s two tries in the 23-21 defeat to South Africa in November 2010? Tommy Bowe and Rob Kearney

7. #EVANS SENT Which club did newly-appointed Roscommon manager John Evans train to an All-Ireland football title? Laune Rangers

8. #HISTORY BHOYS Who scored the goals in Celtic’s 2-1 win over Barcelona on Wednesday night? Victor Wanyama and Tony Watt

9. #WHO SAID IT? “There were certain things that came out in the press, that good hurling people all over the country said didn’t make sense.” Henry Shefflin

10. #ANAGRAM Jail Pie Shame (5, 7) Jamie Heaslip

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