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How well do you remember the sporting headlines from the past seven days?

Which Scottish football club is planning to build a statue to honour Alex Ferguson?
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Celtic
Rangers

Aberdeen
Dunfermline
Which US pop star has offered to pay the fine that was handed to the Norwegian national women’s beach handball team this week?
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Pink
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Lady Gaga

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Katy Perry
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Ariana Grande
Galway's Joe Canning has retired from inter-county hurling. How many All-Stars did he win in his career?
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7
Which of these Irish players has NOT been named to start for the Lions in their second Test against South Africa this weekend?
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Conor Murray
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Jack Conan

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Robbie Henshaw
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Bundee Aki
Mona McSharry finished in eighth place in the Olympic 100m Breaststroke final. What age is she?
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22

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Which former Ireland international was appointed head coach of the England U21s this week?
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Robbie Keane
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Kevin Sheedy

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Lee Carsley
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Colin Healy
Why did Australian swim coach Dean Boxall apologise for his celebrations after Ariarne Titmus' victory in the 400m final at the Olympics?
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He claimed Covid wasn't real
He roared expletives at an official

He kissed a stranger
He ripped off his mask
Which of these athletes did NOT run in the heats of the 4x400m mixed relay team for Ireland on Friday?
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Christopher O'Donnell
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Phil Healy

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Sophie Becker
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Thomas Barr
Davy Fitzgerald has stepped down as the Wexford hurling manager after how many years in charge?
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Did Fintan McCarthy and Paul O'Donovan really pull like a dog to win the Olympic gold medal in the lightweight double sculls?
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Yes

Yes
Yes
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