Who kept a promise? Why is a surfer owed a beer? Where next for rugby?
• Try our quizzes from previous weeks
Which country lost to France on Friday, to Australia on Saturday and to Ireland on Sunday?
Papua New Guinea
At which stage have Italy been knocked out at the last two World Cups, in 2010 and 2014?
The group stage
The last-16 stage
Six countries have qualified for the last seven World Cups (going back to 1994): Brazil, Germany, Argentina, Spain, Mexico and …
What did Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts achieve this week?
He was in the Peru team that qualified for the World Cup
He hit a perfect 300 in the World Series of Bowling
He ran 100m in less than 10 seconds at the US Olympic trials
He hit a century break at the Shanghai Masters
Which team has won the most Ashes series since England and Australia started playing each other 135 years ago?
They are tied
If it was France in 2007, New Zealand in 2011 and England in 2015, where will it be in 2023?
Why does Charlie Fry owe professional surfer Mick Fanning a beer?
Fry, an Olympic sailor, was going the wrong way in a race until the surfer told him to turn around
Fry qualified for Australia’s Olympic skiing squad after taking balance lessons from Fanning
Fry escaped from a shark attack by using Fanning’s technique of “punching it in the nose”
Fry took up skateboarding because he “could never beat Mick in the sea” and now he is a world champion
Which of these players became his country’s all-time leading goalscorer this week?
What promise did Pedro Pablo Kuczynski keep this week?
He walked for 50 miles with no shoes on
He sold a football club
He gave everyone a day off work and school
He collected an award in his pants
What did lawyers have to explain to a court in New York this week?
That the Pittsburgh Penguins are not really birds
That the Dallas Cowboys are not really cowboys
That the Red Sox are not pieces of clothing
What football and Fifa are
via Football | The Guardian