#1. Adam Scott won 2013 Masters Tournament (US Masters). Scott is from which country?
Adam Scott is an Australian professional golfer. He won the 2013 Masters Tournament, which was his first major championship and the first time an Australian won the US Masters.
#2. Serena Williams is a professional tennis player from which country?
Serena Williams is an American professional tennis player who is currently (2014) ranked No. 1 in women’s singles tennis.
#3. From 1979 until 2004, Mark Messier was a successful player in which sport?
Mark Messier played in the National Hockey League (NHL) from 1979 until 2004. He played for the Edmonton Oilers, New York Rangers, and Vancouver Canucks.
#4. How many times have United States won the FIFA Men's World Cup?
United States have one third place from 1930, but has never won the FIFA Men’s World Cup.
United States has won FIFA Women’s World Cup four times (1991, 1999, 2015, and 2019)
#5. Floyd Patterson and Ingemar Johansson are former champions in which sport?
They are world heavyweight boxing champions. Floyd Paterson held the title between November 30, 1956 and June 26, 1959. He lost the title to Ingemar Johansson from Sweden. Floyd Patterson took back the title June 20, 1960.
After retiring from boxing, Ingemar Johansson and Floyd Patterson became good friends and visited each other each year. The also ran Stockholm Marathon together in 1982.
#6. In 1968, he broke the world record for the long jump by nearly 2 feet. His name?
Bob Beamon’s world-record jump at the Summer Olympics in Mexico City has been named as one of the five greatest sports achievements of the 20th century. He jumped 8.90 m, which was 55 cm more than the existing record.
#7. American athlete Mark Spitz was active in which sport?
Mark Spitz is an American former swimmer and a 9-time Olympic champion. He won seven gold medals at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, W. Germany.
#8. Which sport is associated with Tour de France?
The Tour de France is an annual multiple stage bicycle race primarily held in France.
#9. Over the years, which of these countries has been most successful in FIBA Basketball World Cup?
Brazil has won the championship twice. Turkey, Germany, and France have never won.
#10. Which sport is associated with the Super Bowl?
The Super Bowl is the annual championship game of the National Football League (NFL), the highest level of professional American football in the United States.
Sports Quiz – General Knowledge
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