Annual Sports Prediction (2013)

Ballinkillen Hurling Club Annual Sports Prediction 2013.           
Prizes: 1st - €500, 2nd - €200, 3rd - €100

No. Month
Question Sport A
 B  C  D  E
 1 Feb Name the winner of the Six Nations
Rugby France (4pts)
England (6pts)
 Wales (8pts)
Ireland (8pts)
Other (10pts)
 2March
Top Try Scorer in the Six Nations
RugbyV. Clerc (6pts)
C. Ashton (7pts)
G. North (8pts)B. O'Driscoll (8pts)
 Other (9pts) 
 3 March Number of Irish Cheltenham Winners
Racing Five (7pts) Six (7pts)
Seven (7pts) Eight (7pts)  Other (5pts) 
 4 March Name the Winner of the Cheltenham Gold Cup
Racing  Bobs Worth (6pts) 
Sir Des Champs (7pts)
Long Run (6pts) Tidal Bay (8pts)
Other (10pts)
 5 March Name the top jockey at the Cheltenham Festival
Racing Barry Geraghty (6pts) Robert Thornton (8pts)
 Ruby Walsh (5pts) 
 A.P. McCoy (7pts)
 Other (9pts)
 6 April
Name the winner of the US Masters in Augusta
Golf
McIlroy (7pts)
Woods (8pts)
Mickelson (9pts)
Donald (9pts)
 Other (5pts)
 7  April Name the winner of the Senior National Hurling League
GAA  Kilkenny (7pts) 
Tipperary (8pts)
Galway (8pts)
Cork (9pts)
 Other (7pts)
 8  April Name the winner of the Senior National Football League
GAA Kerry (6pts)
Donegal (8pts)
Cork (8pts)   Dublin (6pts) 
Other (5pts)
 9  April Name the winner of the Aintree Grand National
Racing Prince de Beauchene (6pts)
On His Own (6pts)
Tidal Bay (6pts)
 Sea Bass (6pts)
 Other (8pts) 
 10  May Name the Heineken Cup Winners
Rugby Clermont Auvergne (6pts)
Harlequins (7pts)
 Toulon (6pts) 
Ulster (8pts)
Other (4pts)
 11May
Top point scorer in  the Heineken Cup
Rugby M. Parra (5pts) 
B. Botica (6pts)
P. Jackson (7pts)C. Hodgson (8pts)
Other (10pts)
 12  May Name the winner of the World Snooker Championship
Snooker Trump (7pts) Robertson (7pts)
 O'Sullivan (7pts) 
Selby (8pts)
Other (4pts)
 13  May Name the English Premiership Champions
Soccer  Man. Utd.  (5pts) 
Man City (6pts)
Chelsea (7pts) Spurs (7pts)
Other (10pts)
 14 JuneName the Premiership Top Scorer
Soccer Van Persie (5pts)
Suarez (7pts)
Demba Ba (7pts)
Aguero (6pts)
Other (7pts)
 15  June
Name the Champions League Winners
Soccer Barcelona (5pts)
Real Madrid (7pts)  Bayern Munich (8pts) 
Man. Utd. (9pts)
Other (8pts)
 16  July Name the Champions League Top Scorer
Soccer Messi (5pts)  Ronaldo (7pts) 
Van Persie (7pts)
Ibrahimovic (8pts)
Other (9pts)
 17  July Name the winner of the Tour de France
Cycling
A. Contador (6pts)  C. Froome (7pts) 
B. Wiggins (8pts)
A. Schleck (9pts)
Other (5pts)
 18  July Name the mens singles winner at Wimbledon
Tennis
Federer (7pts)
Nadal (8pts) Djokovic (5pts)
 Murray (6pts)  Other (6pts)
 19  July Name the ladies singles winner of Wimbeldon Tennis Azarenka (8pts)
Kvitova (9pts)
S. Williams (6pts)
Sharapova (7pts)
 Other (4pts) 
 20  July Name the winner of the British Open
Golf
Woods (7pts)
Westwood (9pts)
McIlroy (7pts)
Donald (8pts)
 Other (6pts) 
 21  August Name the Leinster Senior Football Champions
GAA  Dublin (4pts) 
Kildare (7pts)
Meath (7pts)
Laois (8pts)
Other (9pts)
 22 August Name the Ulster Senior Football Champions GAA Tyrone (6pts)
Donegal (4pts) Down (7pts)
Armagh (7pts)
 Other (8pts) 
 23 August
Name the Munster Senior Hurling Champions GAA
Tipperary (4pts)
Cork (6pts)
 Limerick (7pts)  Clare (8pts)
Other (9pts)
 24 Sept Name the Connaught Senior Football Champions GAA  Mayo (5pts)  Galway (6pts)
Sligo (7pts)
Roscommon (7pts)
Other (9pts)
 25 Sept Name the winner of the Aga Khan RDS
Show Jumping
 Great Britain  (5pts) 
Germany (6pts)
Ireland (5pts) France (7pts)
Other (10pts)
 26 OctName the winner of the All Ireland Hurling FinalGAA
Kilkenny (4pts) Tipperary (6pts)
Cork (9pts)
Galway (8pts)
 Other (6pts) 
 27  Oct Name the winner of the All Ireland Football Final
GAA
Donegal (4pts)
Cork (6pts)
Kerry (6pts)
 Dublin (8pts) 
Other (10pts)
 28  Oct Name the winner of the Carlow Senior Football Championship
GAA
Palatine (6pts)
Rathvilly (5pts)
Eire Og (4pts) Tinryland (7pts)
 Other (9pts) 
 29  Oct Name the winner of the Carlow Senior Hurling Championship GAA
Naomh Eoin (6pts)
 Mt. Leinster  Rangers (4pts) 
Ballinkillen (7pts)
Erin's Own (6pts)
Other (9pts)
 30 NovFormula 1 Drivers Championship
Motor Sport
 S. Vettel (4pts) 
F. Alonso (5pts)
J. Button (6pts)
L. Hamilton (7pts)Other (10pts)

Top Players (final):

Marty Grennan,  c/o Keenans
 104
Kate Costello/Eugene Cronin  99
John Kelly c/o Keenans
  98
James Bolger c/o Keenans   97
Michael Carbery, c/o Keenans
  96

Liz McDonald Brennan, Spa Hill
  95
Tom Walsh, c/o Keenans
  93
Eddie Cox, Fenagh
  93
John Dowling, Ballyloughan  92

Ronan Minchin, c/o Keenans
  91
Daniel Lawler, Kildangan  90
Michael Dewy Ryan, Corries
  88
Michael Minchin, c/o Patrick Minchin
  88
Ian Stanley, Killedmond  88

Padraig Kinsella, Kilcumney
  88
Paul and Sean Brennan  88
Ian Gilliard, c/o Johnny Ryan  87
Derek Byrne, c/o Keenans
  87

Vincent O’Neill, Ballyellen  87
Derek Gahan, Tinnahinch  87
Vivian Foley, Killoughternane  86
Seamus Mullen, Bagenalstown  85

Niall and Eoin Whelan
  84
Joe Doyle Pairc Mhuire  82
Tomas Kinsella, Kilcumney
  82
Theo Kearney, Fenagh
  82

Joan Kinsella, Fenagh  81
Muiris Bric, Fenniscourt
  81
James Nolan, Augha
  81

Lukosz Growsed, Graiguecullen, Carlow  80
John Cody c/o Keenans   80
Nicky Mulrooney, c/o Keenans
  80
Sean Flynn, c/o Frankie Murphy
  80
Mick Kinsella, Kilcumney
  80
Cormac Murphy, Newtown Hill
  80