Sports Quiz – United States

USA sport quiz

# 1: The Masters Tournament, also known as The US Masters, is held each year in:

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The Masters Tournament, also known as The Masters or The US Masters, is one of the four major championships in professional golf. US Masters is held each year at the same location, Augusta National Golf Club, in Augusta, Georgia, USA.

# 2: Which golf player has won the US Masters six times?

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Jack Nicklaus won the Masters Tournament six times between 1963 and 1986. Arnold Palmer and Tiger Woods have each won four times.

# 3: New York Knicks, Memphis Grizzlies, and Cleveland Cavaliers are teams in which sport?

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They are teams in NBA, the men's professional basketball league in North America.

# 4: What is the official distance of a Marathon?

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The marathon today is a long-distance running race with an official distance of 42.195 kilometers (26.219 miles, or 26 miles 385 yards).

# 5: What is the nickname of the basketball player Earvin Johnson?

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Earvin Magic Johnson is a retired American professional basketball player who played point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers for 13 seasons.

# 6: After his retirement from ice hockey, the National Hockey League retired his jersey number 99 league-wide, making him the only player to receive this honor. What is his name?

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Wayne Gretzky has been called the greatest hockey player ever. After his retirement in 1999, he was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame and the NHL retired his jersey number 99 league-wide, making him the only player to receive this honor.

# 7: Which of the following ice hockey teams has the most wins in the Stanley Cup finals?

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Montreal Canadiens has 24 wins in the Stanley Cup Finals era (since 1915). Toronto Maple Leafs has 13, Detroit Red Wings has 11, Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks have six each. (2018 data)

# 8: In which sport are the terms blitz and bomb used?

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In American Football, a blitz is a defensive maneuver in which one or more linebackers or defensive backs, who normally remain behind the line of scrimmage, instead charge into the opponents' backfield. A bomb is a long, distinctly arcing pass.

# 9: The Vince Lombardi Trophy is awarded the winning team in which sport?

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The Vince Lombardi Trophy is awarded the winning team of the National Football League's championship game, the Super Bowl. The trophy is named in honor of legendary NFL coach Vince Lombardi.

# 10: Which basketball player has won the NBA Most Valuable Player Award six times?

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar won the award six times. Bill Russell and Michael Jordan have won the award five times. Wilt Chamberlain and LeBron James won the award four times.

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