You are here: Quizzes Galore >Rugby Index > Rugby Quiz 2


Welcome to our Rugby Trivia - Page 2

Rugby Quiz Main Page

Rugby Trivia III

  1. In which year did England win the Rugby World Cup?



  2. Which former prop founded a well known clothing company in 1987?
  3. As of 2015, which club does Dylan Hartley play for?
  4. Which Six Nations team won the Grand Slam in 2002, 2004 and 2010?
  5. Which retired centre has uniquely played for both England and New Zealand in international matches?
  6. Which international referee was born in 1971 in Mynyddcerrig?
  7. Newlands Stadium is located in which city?
  8. Which country won the 2015 Six Nations title?
  9. Since 1971, five Welshmen have been top scorers in a Lions Test Series, can you name them?
  10. Which rugby club did Lawrence Dallaglio play for?




Answers:

  1. 2003
  2. Fran Cotton
  3. Northampton Saints
  4. France
  5. Jamie Salmon
  6. Nigel Owens
  7. Cape Town
  8. Ireland
  9. Barry John, Phil Bennett, Neil Jenkins, Stephen Jones, and Leigh Halfpenny
  10. Wasps



Rugby Trivia II

  1. Who became the second player in history to have played in five World Cups, in 2015?
  2. Which team did Chairman of the WRU Gareth Davies, coach Nick Mallet, and former New Zealand captain David Kirk all once play for?
  3. What connects Welsh referee Gil Evans to the opening game of every Rugby World Cup tournament?
  4. Which city hosted the final of the 1995 Rugby World Cup?
  5. Who scored England's only try in the 2003 Rugby World Cup Final?
  6. Which English professional rugby union team won the Heineken Cup in 2004 and 2007?
  7. Which country did New Zealand beat 145 points to 17 in a Rugby World Cup game in 1995?
  8. Which rugby club did Will Carling play for?
  9. Which player with 51 caps has played for England at scrum half, fly-half, fullback and wing?
  10. Which country are the reigning fifteen-a-side Olympic champions?
  11. Which former Wales and Lions player has the nickname 'Stan'?
  12. Which coach won the Heineken Cup with Leinster in 2009 and the Super Rugby competition with the Waratahs in 2014?

Answers:

  1. Mauro Bergamasco (Samoan Brian Lima was the first)
  2. Oxford University
  3. His whistle is used to kick off every opening game - first blown by Gil Evans refereeing the England versus New Zealand match in 1905
  4. Johannesburg
  5. Jason Robinson
  6. Wasps
  7. Japan
  8. Harlequins
  9. Austin Healey
  10. USA (they took gold in 1924 when rugby was last played at the Olympics)
  11. Robert Howley
  12. Michael Cheika



Rugby Trivia I

  1. Which country lost in the first ever Rugby Union World Cup Final?
  2. Which former rugby union player is known as 'The Fun Bus'?
  3. Name Munster's main home ground?
  4. Italian captain Sergio Parisse has played most of his club rugby for which team?
  5. As of 2015, name the only Irish player to win 'World Rugby Player of the Year'?
  6. Which British rugby team did Jonah Lomu make ten appearances for?
  7. Who coached Bath during their golden era, between 1978 and 1994?
  8. How many points did London Welsh achieve in the 2014/2015 Aviva Premiership?
  9. Who is Wales' most capped international player?
  10. What numerical nickname was given to Billy Twelvetrees whilst playing for the Leicester Tigers?

Answers:

  1. France (in 1987)
  2. Jason Leonard





  3. Thomond Park
  4. Stade Francais
  5. Keith Wood (2001)
  6. Cardiff Blues
  7. Jack Rowell
  8. One point
  9. Gethin Jenkins
  10. 36 (Twelve threes)
Thank you for printing these questions. Please do not forget to come back to www.freepubquiz.co.uk for more great quiz questions and answers.