Brains of Askamore – draw for quarter-finals

Following last night’s very successful conclusion of the qualifying rounds of the Brains of Askamore Table Quiz, which had 37 competing teams, the line-up for the quarter finals on Sunday night next is as follows:

9.30: Kenny Windowfitters v Askamore Community Council

9.50: Vintage v 3 Wise Men

10.15: ACE v The Choir

10.40: The Well v Pat Donohoe Lime

The winners of the first and second quarter-finals will then meet in the 1st semi-final, and the winners of the third and fourth quarter-finals will meet in the 2nd semi-final, which should be at 11.15.

Final will then take place.

The format for theses rounds is match-play, with each team getting 18 questions which will be strictly time-limited.

Come along for a great night’s entertainment!


Brains of Askamore Table Quiz – Round 3 results

Great turn-out again of 14 teams last night saw an even closer contest with The Well coming out on top with 59 points out of a possible 60. 

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4 teams who scored 58 played off for the second qualifying spot on the night – Kilcavan Poker School, aka Byrne Videos, Pat Donohoe Lime, the Choir and the 3 Wise Men, wit the Choir team taking the 6th place.

There then had to be a further tie-break to separate out the qualifiers for 7th and 8th places and the final line-up is as follows:

Sunday night qualifiers: Askamore Community Council


Tuesday night qualifiers: Askamore Community Education (ACE)

                                         Kenny Windowfitters – holders

Thursday night qualifiers: The Well

                                           The Choir

                                           3 Wise Men

                                            Pat Donohoe Lime


Brains of Askamore Table Quiz – Round 2 results

Great turn-out of 14 teams last night saw a very close contest with Askamore Community Education (ACE)’s team and holders Kenny Windows both qualiying for the final on a score of 59 out of 60 points.

They will join the Vintage and Community Council teams from last Sunday night’s qualifiers.

Also from last night the team representing the Badminton Club are now leading the teams looking for 7th / 8th place finishes, with a score of 58 points.

There are 13 teams registered for the last qualifier on Thursday night, we can still squeeze in another team if you’d like to come along.

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Brains of Askamore quiz – Round 2 tonight

We have 11 teams competing tonight in the 2nd round of our Brains of Askamore table quiz. The top 2 teams will qualify each night, with the best 2 teams from over the 3 nights making up the final 8 for the Grand Final on Sunday night next.

Still places available for Thurs night if you’d like to enter – contact Davy Donohoe on 086 0820146

Quiz – 1st Round

9 teams competed last night in the first round of the Brains of Askamore table quiz.

A hard-fought quiz saw the team representing the Vintage group coming out on top with a score of 59 out of 60 points. This team was comprised of Seán and Kay Donohoe, and Des and Lena Keane.

In second place were the team representing the Community Council on 58 points. Both of these teams have now qualified for the Grand Final on Sunday night next.

In joint 3rd position were teams representing Ballyellis NS Parents’ Council and Askamore Hall. They both scored 57 points, and may well re-appear on Sunday night as positions 7 & 8 in the Grand Final.

Well done to all – if anyone would like to compete, there are still places available for Tues and Thursday next – tables of 4 = €20.

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