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It’s finally here! Football’s greatest competition, the FIFA World Cup, takes place this summer and the entire nation is unsurprisingly at fever pitch. As the globe’s biggest superstars descend on Russia this June, rest assured that it’s easier than ever to follow all the action as it unfolds on your digital radio.

In the past, the Ryder Cup has hosted some of the greatest moments in sporting history - and some even bigger, and badder, rivalries. To commemorate such a duel, we've decided to carry the grudge over to the world of music. In this fiendishly difficult quiz, can you work out who comes on top between USA and Europe?

With the globe very much in Olympic and Paralympic fever, it’s the perfect time to test your knowledge of the games and see if you’re worthy of the hallowed gold medal. All you have to do is match the games’ host city to the correct year. Think you’ve got what it takes?

A fitting prelude to a jam-packed schedule of sport, the opening ceremony is the ideal opportunity to make a bold statement to the rest of the world. Now with the Rio games finally here, what better time to revisit the best Olympic opening ceremony moments – ranging from the utterly spectacular to the downright bizarre.

Bored already? Or just getting excited? Either way everyone is talking about the Euros 2016, the quadrennial football championship of Europe taking place in host nation, France, from 10th June to 10th July 2016.