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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?

1. #HURLING Who scored Kilkenny’s three goals in the All-Ireland SHC final last Sunday? Richie Power, Walter Walsh and Colin Fennelly

2. #RYDER CUP Before Jose Maria Olazabal’s success at Medinah last weekend, who was the last man to captain a winning Ryder Cup team on opposition soil? Bernhard Langer (2004)

3. #HOCKEY Irish hockey bosses were criticised this week for withdrawing the men’s international team from an upcoming tournament in which country? Argentina

4. #GAA Who did the Meath County Board propose to be the Royals’ new senior football manager earlier this week? Mick O’Dowd

5. #OOPS Which football manager found himself in trouble this week after he disclosed team news to a member of the public? Roy Hodgson

6. #RACING Who will ride Aidan O’Brien’s Camelot in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe on Sunday? Frankie Dettori

7. #CYCLING Floyd Landis was this week found guilty of defaming world cycling body the UCI. In what year was Landis disqualified after finishing first in the Tour de France? 2006

8. #RUGBY Leinster host Munster in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday evening. When was the last time that Munster beat their Eastern rivals? May 2011, RaboDirect Pro12 final

9. #WHO SAID IT? “I’m not answering that. We’re here to talk about football. Christ.” Alex Ferguson when asked about the Ryder Cup

10. #ANAGRAM Unscramble the following letters for the name of a man who made headlines this week: EARMARK MINTY Martin Kaymer

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