Irish Quiz League

IQL season 3 kicked off on 23rd Jan 2023. Results, tables and fixtures for this season can be found lower down this page.

Launched in October 2021, the Irish Quiz League is a weekly online quiz tournament held on Zoom and run by the Irish Quiz Organisation.

Season 1 was held between October and December 2021, with season 2 held during April and May 2022.

A 3rd season has now been announced, to run between January and April 2023. Below is the full detail of the league setup:

  • The league consists of 26 teams participating from across Ireland (and beyond)
  • The 26 teams are arranged into three divisions of either 8 or 9 teams, with each team playing each other once during the season
  • The league season will run for 9 Monday evenings between January 23rd and April 24th 2023 (excluding Irish bank holidays and any Mondays when Dublin Quiz league is playing) For the full list of match dates & fixtures, scroll down this page.
  • Like last season, there will be a total prize fund of over €1,000 with cash prizes for the winner and runner-up in each division:
    • Div 1 champions: €300
    • Div 1 runners-up: €150
    • Div 2 champions: €200
    • Div 2 runners-up: €120
    • Div 3 champions: €150
    • Div 3 runners-up: €100
  • Promotion/relegation is in effect for top & bottom 2 teams in each division for the subsequent 2023 season.
  • After the end of the league season, in the month of May we will be playing the new tournament the IQL Cup – this will be a knockout tournament with additional prizes, free to enter for all current IQL teams. More details on this to follow at a later stage.

Past results & questions

Future match fixtures

Division 1PlayedWonDrawnLostForAgainstDifferenceBonusPoints
Division 1PWDLFADiffBPts
1
The Rollin' EstoniansPatrick Carthy (captain)
Paul Curtayne
Gearóid Grogan
Matthew Marcus
Kevin Finn
11006233+2904
2
The O'GravitonsDaniel O'Sullivan (captain)
Donal O'Driscoll
Joe Mac Sweeney
Paul Culloty
Thomas Keating
Chris Harrison
Martina Quinn
11005641+1504
3
A Tribe called CheistFrank Tobin (captain)
Callum McClements
Gary Stephens
Brian Craythorne
Jim McColgan
Darragh Ennis
Mick Lee
11005338+1504
4
Aldo Bream Sleeps With The FishesEamonn O'Riordan (captain)
Alan King
Brian O'Halloran
Donal Ring
John Holohan
11004741+604
5
InterprovinzialePaddy Duffy (captain)
Dave McBryan
Brian Shaw
Carol Cronin
Patrick Conway
Rick O'Shea
Aidan McQuade
10014147-611
6
ZapruderConor Horgan (captain)
Noel Rogers
James Conroy
John McKenna
Liam Whelehan
David Rogers
10014156-1500
7
The Motley CrewAmit De (captain)
Shane Whitlock
Mark Eves
Quentin Holt
Pat Gibson
10013853-1500
8
E=MC HammerBrian Murphy (captain)
Joseph O'Donoghue
Conor Murphy
Shane Butler
Seoan Webb
Alan Bouse
Dougie Russell
Colin Foster
10013362-2900
9
Risky QuiznessJonathan Williams (captain)
Daniel Fullard
Tony Rafferty
Rhonda Donaghey
Kevin McDermott
Karen Byrne
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Division 2PlayedWonDrawnLostForAgainstDifferenceBonusPoints
Division 2PWDLFADiffBPts
1
The Kew ToursDerek Cray (captain)
Bernard Sellars
John Groarke
Colm Murphy
Colm O’Sullivan
11004839+904
2
AsktheaudienceGerry Barrett (captain)
Tom Diffley
Tom Clarke
Stephen MacDonagh
Erin McBride
Damien White
11004739+804
3
Thrown TogetherCathal Dunne (captain)
Alan McClarty
Martin Blake
Kevin Lawless
Kellyann McKillen
Tom Waddell
11004644+204
4
The InquizitivesMaura Tobin
Audrey Maguire
Chris Devine
Kevin G Conroy
Christy Cooper
11004542+304
5
The FloatersPaul Hughes (captain)
Brian O'Hanlon
Peter Lowney
Peter Smith
Pádraig McLoughlin
10014446-211
6
The UnderdogsMark Lynch (captain)
Stephen Costello
Liz Flynn
James Sherry
Morgan Casey
Cathy Goulding
Dave Finn
10014245-311
7
FFCKSSFiona Diffley (captain)
Kevin Conlon
Fariz Iqbal
Ciara Fitzpatrick
Shane Jackson
Stuart Redmond
10013947-800
8
C4M2LMichael Gunn (captain)
Liam Rabbitte
Chris Joyce
Chris McKenzie
Colm Beirne
Martha Egan
Colm Ó Laoghóg
10013948-900
9
The HoneybadgersDarragh Buckley (captain)
Fintan O'Meara
David Carolan
Adam Nevin
Stephen Screeney
000000000
Division 3PlayedWonDrawnLostForAgainstDifferenceBonusPoints
Division 3PWDLFADiffBPts
1
The 4 of UsAilsa Watson
Rob Gilbert
Catherine Duffy
Sean Nolan
Patrick Conway
David Cruickshank
11005032+1804
2
Eoin's Motley QEoin McCarthy
Collie Bartley
Andrew Tracey
Ian Woods
Others TBC
11004939+1004
3
Jejah BombsHelen Bullock
Gavin Grace
Justin Wong
Edward Leonard
Adish Talwadker
John Murphy
11004424+2004
4
Quizzie MaguireCiaran Gallagher
(others TBC)
11004337+604
5
WINNINGLorcan Hurley
Daniel Hurley
Liam Divilly
Mark Collier
10013743-611
6
Poblacht na gCeisteannaWilliam Townsend
Ross Taylor
Alan Bracey
Cheyenne Fletcher
10013949-1000
7
The Infamous Table MPat O'Connell
Gerry Kennedy
Colm Byrne
Ray McNamara
10013250-1800
8
Silver BacksRichelle Tracy
(others TBC)
10012444-2000