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

1. Sean Cronin will earn his first Six Nations start in Rome on Sunday. Where is the Leinster hooker from?

2. League of Ireland football returned last Friday night. Who scored the first goal of the new Premier Division campaign?
Aaron Greene
Kevin Lynch

Mikey Drennan
Dinny Corcoran
3. Rory McIlroy has confirmed he will miss the 2019 Irish Open. Who will replace the 29-year-old as tournament host in Lahinch?
Paul McGinley
Padraig Harrington

Séamus Power
Shane Lowry
4. Which Ireland international scored a hat-trick in the Women’s Super League last weekend?
Louise Quinn
Katie McCabe

Niamh Fahey
Leanne Kiernan
5. Which UFC star officially announced his retirement earlier this week?
Nick Diaz
Georges St-Pierre

Artem Lobov
Yushin Okami
6. Who won the 2019 Sigerson Cup on Thursday night after overcoming St Mary’s by four points at O’Moore Park?

7. Who will come up against Padraig Harrington as captain of the US Ryder Cup team in 2020?
Matt Kuchar
David Duval

Fred Couples
Steve Stricker
8. Cristiano Ronaldo was left frustrated as Juventus fell 2-0 to Atletico Madrid on Wednesday. How many Champions Leagues has he won?

9. Who scored a dramatic, late try to help Connacht defeat the Cheetahs in the Guinness Pro14 last weekend?
Jarrad Butler
Tom Farrell

Kieran Marmion
Ultan Dillane
10. Which former Tipperary manager has returned as part of the Premier County’s backroom team for 2019?
Michael Ryan
Declan Ryan

Eamon O’Shea
Nicky English
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Murray Kinsella, Andy Dunne and Gavan Casey look ahead to Ireland’s Six Nations meeting with Italy and discuss the week’s biggest stories in the latest episode of The42 Rugby Weekly.

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