Quiz 81 Sport2
1 Was the first FA Cup Final held in: (a) 1868, (b) 1872
or (c) 1876? - (b) 1872
2 In which month is the Ascot race meeting held? - June.
3 In motor racing, what is the colour of flag to signify 'Danger, no
overtaking': (a) red, (b) blue or (c) yellow? - (c) Yellow.
4 What is the name of the international biennial yachting event coinciding
with 'Cowes Week'? - Admiral's Cup.
5 How many pieces does each player have in Backgammon? - 15.
6 'Boston Crab' is a term used in which sport? - Wrestling.
7 What is the name of Chicago's American Football team? - 'Bear'
8 How many pegs or marbles are there in a Solitaire board game? - 33.
9 The author Dick Francis was formerly famous in which sport? - Horse
10 What is the name of Fulham's football ground? - 'Craven Cottage'.
11 'Lutz' is a term used in which sport? - Skating.
12 How many squares are there on a traditional Snakes and Ladders board? -
100 (10 x 10)
13 'The Curtis Cup' is awarded for which sport? - Golf.
14 In ice hockey, how many players from each side are allowed on the ice
at any one time? - 6.
15 In rowing, what is the name of the Oxford University reserve team? -
16 Which Australian was named as Wisden's Cricketer of the 20th Century? -
17 In which city did Steve Redgrave win his first Olympic gold medal? -
18 Who was the first Irishman to win the Tour de France? - Stephen Roche.
19 Club, Farm and Abbey are all the names of corners at which motor racing
circuit? - Silverstone.
20 Which was the first European nation to win soccer's World Cup? -