• Character Aidan Kiely played Seeker for the Kenmare Kestrels (c. 1993). As reported in the Daily Prophet article “Maddock Blamed for Kestrels’ Win“, Kiely won a game against the Montrose Magpies following a mis-directed kick of the Snitch by the controversial Magpies Chaser Alasdair Maddock (DP2). Read More
• Character Aidan Lynch played Seeker for Ireland’s National Team at the 1994 Quidditch World Cup. Read More
• Character Alasdair Maddock is a Quidditch player, Chaser for the Montrose Magpies (1990s). Maddock is a bit over-interested in Muggle sports, which is documented in a series of articles in the Daily Prophet: He is photographed in a field trying to “head the ball” like a Muggle football… Read More
• Character Alejandra Alonso was a chaser for the Brazilian National Team at the 2014 Quidditch World Cup. Alonso and fellow Chasers Fernando Diaz and Gonçalo Flores were key to the success of Brazilian team (Pm). During their first game, only the brilliance of the Haitian National Team’s Keeper kept the score… Read More
• Quidditch The All-Africa Cup is a tournament to determine the top Quidditch team in Africa. It has been won twice by the Gimbi Giant-Slayers (QA8). Read More
• Sports teams The Appleby Arrows are a Quidditch team based in Appleby, England and founded in 1612 (QA7). robes: pale blue with a silver arrow across the chest (QA7) home: Appleby… Read More
• Character Arnulf Moe was the manager of Norway’s National Quidditch Team in 2014. Read More
• Character Arsenia Gonzales was a Chaser for the United States National Team at the 2014 Quidditch WOrld Cup. Read More
• Quidditch The Quidditch League for teams in Australia. The League is usually won by the Thundelarra Thunderers or the Woollongong Warriors, teams with a traditionally fierce rivalry (QA8). Read More
• Sports teams Quidditch team from Ballycastle in Northern Ireland (QA7). robes: black with scarlet bat on the chest home: Ballycastle mascot: Barny the Fruitbat (QA7, Pm)… Read More
• Character Barry Ryan was a Quidditch player and Keeper for Ireland’s National Team (1994). Read More
• Headlines and advertisements Bats Survive the Tornados is an article published in the Sports section of the Daily Prophet (DP2). Read More
• Quidditch A Quidditch player who protects other players from Bludgers while attempting to hit the Bludgers toward opposing players using a small bat. Read More
• Quidditch The Quidditch foul of grabbing onto the broom tail of another player (QA6). Read More
• Quidditch Blatching is the Quidditch foul of flying to intentionally collide with another player (QA6). Read More
• Quidditch Blooder is an early Quidditch term for a Bludger (QA3, QA6). Read More
• Quidditch A method of hitting the Bludger backwards, difficult to pull off with any precision but very effective for disorienting opponents, who don’t expect a Bludger to come at them in that way (QA10). Read More
• Quidditch The Quidditch foul of locking broom handles with another player to pull him or her off course (QA6). Read More
• Quidditch The position of last place in the standings, either at the end of a sports tournament/competition or at the end of the season in the league table. Read More
• Headlines and advertisements Brand New Harpy Saves the Day is an article about the Holyhead Harpies quidditch team appearing in the Sports section of the Daily Prophet (DP3). Read More
• Character Brevis Birch was the captain of the Tutshill Tornados quidditch team circa 1993 (DP2)… Read More
• Headlines and advertisements Bring Back Our Baskets! is an article about Quidditch published in the Daily Prophet on 12 February 1883, recording the unhappiness of the fans who preferred baskets (which were unregulated as to size) to the new standardised goal hoops brought in by the Department of Magical Games and Sports… Read More