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Quiz: Can You Name These Irish Rugby Players From Their Nicknames?

In our latest rugby quiz, we want to test your knowledge on the nicknames of Irish players past and present. 

Nicknames in professional sport are commonplace and rugby is no different.

We have provided you with 20 different Irish players from the last 20 years or so and we want you to name them based on the popular nicknames which were attributed to them.

You have 10 minutes to answer the 20 different players.

Irish rugby nicknames

Best of luck and please let us know how you get on in the Facebook comments.


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Author: Sean McMahon

Sean is Deputy Editor and head rugby writer. You can contact him by email seanmc@punditarena.com or on Twitter


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