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Sports quiz of the week: fast feet, heavy limbs and high leaps

Who lost a ball? Who lost his job? And who lost his record?

Cristiano Ronaldo has now won the Premier League, La Liga and Serie A. Who else has done this as a player?

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Thierry Henry

Laurent Blanc

No one

Who reacted to a devastating defeat by saying: "My limbs feel very heavy. I’m drained. I have no energy. I’m struggling to stay awake. I feel absolutely horrendous"?

Amir Khan

Ole Gunnar Solskjær

David de Gea

Ronnie O’Sullivan

It’s the London Marathon on Sunday. Where did the co-founders of the marathon, John Disley and the late Chris Brasher, come up with the idea for the race back in 1978?

A pub in Richmond

A petrol station

A tea room

A phone box

Celtic legend Billy McNeill died this week at the age of 79. McNeill was the first British footballer to captain a team in a European Cup final. Who was the second?

Nobby Stiles

Bobby Charlton

Paddy Crerand

George Best

Why was McNeill nicknamed “Cesar”?

Because he was a born leader – like Julius

Because he owned a car

Because he was born in Rome and moved to Scotland as a kid

Because he read Shakespeare at training

An Indian Premier League cricket match was delayed this week as no one could find the ball. Where did it show up?

A ballboy confessed he had taken it as a souvenir

It was in the umpires toilet

A cook found it in the players’ canteen after tea

The umpire found it in his pocket

Shane Long set a new record for the quickest goal scored in a Premier League game this week when he gave Southampton the lead just 7.69 seconds into their game against Watford. Who held the record before Long?

Teddy Sheringham

Jürgen Klinsmann

Ledley King

Jermain Defoe

David Wise broke a world record this week by going 11.7 metres off the ground. How did he get there?

On a BMX

On a trampoline

On skis

On a skateboard

Why was footballer Brendix Parra sacked by his club, Independiente de Campo Grande, this week?

He was spotted wearing their rivals’ shirt while walking his dog

He attempted a Panenka in a penalty shootout and missed

He came back from injury seven stone overweight

He posted a video online in which he breaks an egg with his penis

England teams are playing Japan, Samoa, Hong Kong, Singapore, France, United Arab Emirates, Fiji, New Zealand and USA in World Cup matches on Monday and Tuesday – in which sport?

Touch rugby

Ten-pin bowling

Table tennis

Tug of war

It has never happened in England, Spain or Italy, but it happened in Germany in 2017 and should happen in France this weekend. What is it?

A football team will win the league with five games to spare

A woman will referee a top-flight men's football match

A football match will be televised at 3pm on a Saturday

A football manager will come out of retirement to play for his team

12 and above.

1 and above.

Oh dear

2 and above.

Oh dear

3 and above.

Oh dear

4 and above.

That's a decent enough score. Have a good weekend

5 and above.

That's a decent enough score. Have a good weekend

6 and above.

That's a decent score. Have a good weekend

7 and above.

That's an impressive score. Have a good weekend

8 and above.

That's an impressive score. Have a good weekend

9 and above.

That's a very impressive score. Have a good weekend

10 and above.

That's a very impressive score. Have a good weekend

0 and above.

Oh dear

11 and above.

You are a genius

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