General Sports Quiz – 10 Questions

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# 1: The Summer Olympics has been hosted by all of these cities, except:

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St. Louis hosted the Summer Olympics in 1904. Los Angeles was host in 1932 and 1984. Atlanta hosted the games in 1996.

# 2: Paavo Nurmi was a middle- and long-distance runner from which country?

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Paavo Nurmi was a Finnish middle- and long-distance runner. He won a total of nine gold medals and three silver medals in his twelve events in the Olympic Games.

# 3: In which country was tennis player Steffi Graf born?

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Stefanie Maria Graf is a former World No. 1 German tennis player. Graf won 22 Grand Slam singles titles

# 4: Mark Messier started his NHL career in which hockey team?

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Mark Messier was drafted by Edmonton Oilers when they joined the National Hockey League for 1979-80. He played in the National Hockey League (NHL) from 1979 until 2004.

# 5: The following English football teams have won Champions League, except:

Arsenal has not won Champions League. As of 2018, Liverpool has 5 victories, Manchester United 3, and Chelsea 1.

# 6: The football (soccer) player Edson Arantes do Nascimento is better known as:

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Edson Arantes do Nascimento is better known as Pelé, a Brazilian football player. Pelé scored 1281 goals in 1363 games. He won the FIFA World Cup three times: 1958, 1962 and 1970.

# 7: In which sport is Björn Borg regarded as one of the greatest player of all time?

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Björn Borg is a former tennis player from Sweden. Between 1974 and 1981 Borg won 11 Grand Slam singles titles. He won five consecutive Wimbledon singles titles and six French Open singles titles.

# 8: In what kind of game is the goal to reduce a fixed score, commonly 501 or 301, to zero?

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Darts generally refers to a game with the goal of reducing a fixed score, commonly 501 or 301, to zero (checking out). The final dart must land in either the bull's eye or a double segment.

# 9: Floyd Patterson and Ingemar Johansson are former champions in which sport?

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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.

# 10: Babe Ruth was an American athlete active in which sport?

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Babe Ruth was an American outfielder and pitcher who played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB), from 1914 to 1935.

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10 Questions about Sports

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