Dublin: 6°C Thursday 2 December 2021
Advertisement

Know your sport? Take our weekly quiz

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

On Thursday, Barcelona announced that Lionel Messi is set to leave the club. How many times has the great man won the Ballon d’Or?
3
6

5
7
Former Munster and Ireland second row Donnacha Ryan has joined which French club as forwards coach?
Toulouse
Racing

La Rochelle
Montpellier
Who produced one of the great Olympic performances to smash his own world record in the men's 400m hurdles final?
Rai Benjamin
Alison dos Santos

Kyron McMaster
Karsten Warholm
Dublin secured yet another Leinster SFC title on Sunday. How many Leinster championships have the Sky Blues now won in a row?
7
12

9
11
Which manager is back in charge of the Dutch football team for a third time?
Ruud Gullit
Louis van Gaal

Dick Advocaat
Guus Hiddink
On Wednesday, 12-year-old Kokona Hiraki of Japan became the youngest Olympic medallist in 85 years, while Sky Brown, 13, became Great Britain's youngest ever medallist. What event were they competing in?
BMX freestyle
Skateboarding

Sport climbing
Trampoline
Which former Mayo footballer captained his county to Nicky Rackard Cup success in Croke Park last weekend?
Donal Vaughan
Keith Higgins

David Clarke
Tom Parsons
Who scored a memorable double for Dundalk in their 2-2 draw at Vitesse on Thursday?
Patrick McEleney
Pat Hoban

David McMillan
Michael Duffy
Phil Healy's Olympics ended on Tuesday as she narrowly missed out on qualifying for the 400m semi-finals. How many events did Healy compete in in Tokyo?
3
2

4
1
Kellie Harrington will box in an Olympic final on Sunday. Which well-known quote from The Lion King has the Dublin fighter adopted as her Olympic motto?
We are all connected in the great circle of life
Hakuna matata

I laugh in the face of danger
What’s a motto? – Nothing, what’s the motto with you?
Answer all the questions to see your result!
You scored out of !
GOLD!
Top marks, you're on form this week.
Share your result:
You scored out of !
Silver!
Not bad at all. If you'd paid a little more attention you could have won gold.
Share your result:
You scored out of !
Bronze
The questions just didn't suit you this time. Maybe you'll have better luck next week.
Share your result:
You scored out of !
Wooden Spoon
The less said the better.
Share your result:

SEE SPORT
DIFFERENTLY

Get closer to the stories that matter with exclusive analysis, insight and debate in The42 Membership.

Become a Member

About the author:

The42 Team

Read next:

COMMENTS (12)

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

    Leave a commentcancel