Scrumqueens Quiz: a decade of women's rugby 2010-2019

To celebrate Scrumqueens first ten years, and a memorable ten years of women's rugby, we have devised a short quiz. Good luck!
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1. 2010: Spain, who had played in every World Cup apart from 1994, failed to qualify for the 2010 World Cup after suffering their only ever test defeat to… who?
Kazakhstan
Samoa
Sweden
Italy
2. 2011: In May the Netherlands announced the first women’s rugby’s first professional programme, six months ahead of which country, who were second to announce?
England
Australia
United States
Canada
3. 2012: New Zealand won the first World Series tournament in Dubai in December. Who did they beat in the final?
Canada
South Africa
Australia
Netherlands
4. 2013: What was history-making about the result of the test match at Parabiago in March?
England's largest Six Nations win
Ireland’s first Grand Slam
Spain's last Six Nations game
Italy's first test match win against France
5. 2014: Which country lost their captain after she was forced to retire due to repeated concussions only a few weeks before the World Cup?
New Zealand
France
United States
Spain
6. 2015: In this year we reported on the development of women’s rugby in a country where the game is known as “ruðningur”. Which country?
Mongolia
Iceland
India
Mexico
7. 2016: Who scored the first ever Olympic sevens try?
Camille Grassineau
Patricia Garcia
Elodie Guiglion
Caroline Ladagnous
8. 2017: Which UK university (in association with the RFU and World Rugby Museum) launched the “Women’s rugby history project” – a four-year project to uncover the “social and cultural history” of women’s rugby from 1880 to the present day?
University of Bath
De Montfort University
University of Leicester
Oxford Brookes University
9. 2018: Australia played a test-match against New Zealand in Sydney – their first home test match for… how many years?
10
9
11
8
10. 2019: Brazil lost an official sevens international against South American opposition in the bronze medal match at the PanAm Games – who beat them?
Colombia
Uruguay
Venezuela
Argentina
11. Women were first to be inducted into the World Rugby Hall of Fame in which year, two years after Scrumqueens campaigned for their inclusion?
2015
2013
2014
2016
12. England finished fourth in the Six Nations - their lowest ever position - in which year?
2017
2016
2014
2015
13. In February of what year did Ireland have a legendarily difficult journey to a Six Nations game in Pau, arriving only hours before the kick-off?
2012
2013
2014
2015
14. Carol Isherwood became the first woman to be appointed to the IRB/World Rugby's Rugby Committee in which year?
2010
2016
2012
2014
15. In what year did Canada finally end “pay-to-play” thanks to the creation of the Monty Heald fund?
2016
2013
2015
2012
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