This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 7 °C Tuesday 19 March, 2019
Advertisement

Quiz: Can you recognise these rugby stars from their school days?

The schools season comes to a head this weekend.

THE 2016 LEINSTER and Munster Senior Schools Cups come to a conclusion this Sunday as the respective finals take place at the RDS and Thomond Park.

In Leinster, it’s a repeat of last year’s decider as holders Cistercian College Roscrea face Belvedere College while Christian Brothers College and Crescent College Comprehensive do battle in Munster.

The competitions in all four provinces have been a breeding ground for future stars down the years but can you recognise these players during their schools days?

Can you name this Munster back who helped his school win the Junior and Senior cup?
Inpho
Darren Sweetman
Cian Bohane

Duncan Williams
Andrew Conway
Do you know this current Ireland international in possession?
Inpho
Cian Healy
Jack McGrath

Sean Cronin
Tadgh Furlong
Who is this fresh-faced teenager streaking away from the opposition?
Inpho
Josh van der Flier
Dominic Ryan

Rhys Ruddock
Tommy O'Donnell
Any idea who this former Methodist College Belfast student is?
Inpho
Craig Gilroy
Paul Marshall

Paddy Jackson
Stuart McCloskey
Who is this playing in the Munster Senior Cup final back in 2011?
Inpho
Niall Scannell
Cathal Sheridan

Ronan O'Mahony
Rory Scannell
Can you identify this flying winger in possession?
Inpho
Fergus McFadden
Collie O'Shea

Luke Fitzgerald
Darragh Fanning
Who is this winning the Connacht Senior Cup?
Inpho
Tiernan O'Halloran
Dave McSharry

Robbie Henshaw
Eoin McKeon
This St Michael's student now plays for Leinster. Who is he?
Inpho
Noel Reid
Luke McGrath

Garry Ringrose
Tom Daly
Who's the player on the left in action for Rockwell College?
Inpho
Keith Earls
Denis Hurley

Jonny Holland
JJ Hanrahan
This man is a current Ireland international. What's his name?
Inpho
Marty Moore
Sean Cronin

Jack McGrath
Michael Bent
No excuses for not getting this one...
Inpho
Ian Madigan
Jerry Sexton

Dave Kearney
Johnny Sexton
And to finish, name the dynamic flanker
Inpho
Dan Leavy
Jack Conan

Jordi Murphy
Tony Ryan
Answer all the questions to see your result!
Inpho
You scored out of !
You're a diehard fan
Not much escapes you, you know your rugby
Share your result:
Inpho
You scored out of !
You're a good fan
A fine effort but you could still improve
Share your result:
Inpho
You scored out of !
You're a sunshine fan
Do you even watch rugby?
Share your result:

The42 is on Snapchat! Tap the button below on your phone to add!

The Jes and Codyre steal spotlight as Marist fall short in Connacht semi-final

Analysis: Italian scrum had a meltdown against Scotland, and Ireland can take advantage

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

About the author:

Ryan Bailey

Read next:

COMMENTS (33)