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QUESTIONS


  1. Who was the first professional footballer to be knighted?
  2. How many lanes has an Olympic-sized swimming pool?
  3. What does ‘TT’ stand for in the Isle of Man TT Race?
  4. What are ‘Zippers’ to an American Footballer?
  5. Which of Bristol’s two major Football Clubs is oldest, City or Rovers?
  6. Who was the first woman to run a mile in under five minutes?
  7. What sporting weapon fires a quarrel?
  8. Who succeeded Ian Botham as England Cricket Captain in 1981?
  9. In which Year did Jenson Button win his first Grand Prix?
  10. How many points is a blue ball worth in snooker?
  11. Which British Indianapolis 500 winner was killed in 2011?
  12. Which Cricketer played 153 successive Tests for Australia?
  13. Who scored France’s try in the 2011 Rugby World Cup Final?
  14. Which skier won three gold medals at the 1968 Winter Olympics?
  15. Where was the game of Squash invented?
  16. Which British driver won the F1 World Championship in 1976?
  17. Who did Roger Federer beat in his first Wimbledon Final?
  18. Who was the Football Writers 2010 Player of the Year?
  19. Where is the Test Cricket ground of McLean Park?
  20. Add the sporting surname: Adam and Ben…
  21. What are Sandlotters?
  22. How many balls are used in a game of pool?
  23. How many players are there on a netball team?
  24. If a golfer loses his/her ball, what is the penalty?
  25. A table tennis game is won by the first player to reach how many points?
  26. The Westchester Cup is awarded in which Sport?
  27. Which American Team won the 2006 Super Bowl?
  28. When was the first England v Australia Test Match played?
  29. In what year did Steve Davis win his first World Title in Snooker?
  30. Which grand-slam winning Tennis player was nicknamed ‘The Rocket’?
  31. Who missed a penalty kick and put a bag on his head in a pizza place?
  32. Beardsley and Shearer have been on the spot for which club?
  33. Andy Brehme scored a World Cup final penalty for which Country?
  34. Where should a goalkeeper stand for a penalty?
  35. Who made the first Wembley save from an FA Cup Final penalty kick?
  36. Ron Flowers has been on the spot for which Country?
  37. Which England player missed in a shoot-out in Italy in 1990 but scored in Euro 96?
  38. Which Julian became a 1990’s penalty expert for West Ham?
  39. Yorke and Townsend have been on the spot for which club?
  40. Robbie Rensenbrink scored four penalties in the 1978 World Cup finals for which team?
  41. Tim Sherwood led which club to the Premiership?
  42. David Platt, Ray Parlour and Liam Brady have all played for which club?
  43. Which French superstar was European Player of the Year three times in the 80’s?
  44. According to song, who was dreaming of Wembley with Tottenham Hotspur?
  45. Which Billy was at the heart of Leed’s success in the 1960’s and 1970’s?
  46. Which English club did Kazimierz Denya join in the 70’s?
  47. Which former Liverpool Skipper moved to Sampdoria?
  48. Which midfield dynamo captained the West German’s in Italia 90?
  49. Which Gary has played for Luton, Forest, Villa and Leicester?
  50. Which London team did Stefan Schwartz play for?
  51. Mark Spitz won seven Olympic Golds at record speeds doing what?
  52. Which South American Soccer Team has won the most World Cups?
  53. How many seasons did Alan Shearer play for Newcastle? 3, 6 or 10?
  54. Lyn Davies broke the British record in which Jump Event?
  55. David Campese was leading try scorer for which Country?
  56. Which Sally was a world record hurdler and 1992 Olympic Champion?
  57. Who was made England’s youngest ever football coach in 1996?
  58. Did Roger Bannister run the first four-minute mile in Oxford or Cambridge?
  59. Was Martina Hingis 13, 15 or 17 when she first won Wimbledon doubles?
  60. Who was the first Rugby Union Player to win 100 England Caps?
  61. Graham Swann made his Test debut against which Country?
  62. How many yellow cards appeared in the 2010 FIFA World Cup Final?
  63. Which Country made its Rugby World Cup debut in 2011?
  64. What is the maximum weight of a Golf Ball?
  65. What non-clothes item are Jockeys not allowed to wear?
  66. ‘Brain Fade’ is motor-racing slang for what?
  67. Which Athlete was known as ‘The Flying Housewife’?
  68. Who get to lift the Vince Lombardi Trophy?
  69. Which Rugby League Player was nicknamed ‘Chariots’?
  70. Who became President of the MCC in 2010?
  71. Who won the 2005 World Snooker Championship?
  72. 2006 sadly saw the demise of which legendary racehorse at the grand old age of 27?
  73. Who was crowned Wimbledon Champion for the fourth year in a row in the 2005 Tennis Championships?
  74. Which horse and jockey team rode to victory in the 2006 Grand National?
  75. Which famous Lord, a former athlete, led the bid team that won the 2012 Olympic Games for London?
  76. Which Formula One team did Damon Hill end his motor racing career with?
  77. Where is the World’s Professional Darts Championship staged?
  78. Rugby ace Gavin Henson has an equally famous former girlfriend, can you name her?
  79. Which famous female athlete set a new women’s World Record as she stormed to victory in the 2003 London Marathon?
  80. How many consecutive Olympic Games has Sir Steve Redgrave taken the Gold Medal?
  81. As of 2017, who is the tallest player to ever play for the England National Team?
  82. Which rugby club was at the centre of the 2009 Bloodgate scandal?
  83. What is the nickname for Norwich City FC?
  84. In which sport would you go to a Basho?
  85. In the game of darts, what is the highest score possible with one dart?
  86. Which football team’s ground is Craven Cottage?
  87. How many players are there in a Baseball Team?
  88. Which English football club is called the Gunners?
  89. In what year did Ayrton Senna win his last Drivers’ World Championship?
  90. In 2006, who became the first daughter of a previous winner to become the BBC Sports Personality of the Year?
  91. Jamie Murray teamed up with which Miss Jankovic to win Wimbledon in 2007?
  92. Which Becker beat Andre Angassi in his final Grand Slam, the 2006 US Open?
  93. Where was former British Number 1 Elena Baltacha born?
  94. Who lost both his singles for Britain in their 2008 World Group relegation play-off?
  95. What feature is at Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena and was at Wimbledon in 2009?
  96. Which woman tennis player’s mother was a Wimbledon finalist in 1962?
  97. With which doubles partner did John McEnroe have most success?
  98. Which British Man got to three Wimbledon semi-finals in the 60’s and 70’s?
  99. How are Mrs Barrett and Mrs Janes better known?
  100. What Nationality did Hana Mandlikova take after leaving Czechoslovakia?
  101. What sport involves ‘stones’ and a ‘house’?
  102. In which Country did golf originate?
  103. Which horse race is run at Churchill Downs?
  104. What is the name of the sport played on broomsticks in Harry Potter?
  105. What is the colour of Liverpool FC’s home kit?
  106. Who won the Wimbledon Men’s Singles
  107. Championship every year between 1976 and 1980?
  108. In which Country did Sumo Wrestling originate? Which football team is nicknamed ‘The Bluebirds’?
  109. What sport is commonly known as ‘America’s pastime’?
  110. Between 1900 and 1920, Tug of War was an Olympic event. True or False?
  111. Which darts player was known as ‘The Tornado’?
  112. How many hoops are used in a game of croquet?
  113. In which Year did Michael Jordan win his first NBA Championship with the Chicago Bulls?
  114. In which event did Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards compete in the 1988 Winter Olympics?
  115. In which Country was Lionel Messi born?
  116. What is the maximum amount of time a golf player can look for a lost ball?
  117. Who succeeded Sven Goran Eriksson as England football manager in 2006?
  118. Which first class County Cricket Club did Phil Tufnell play for from 1986 to 2002?
  119. Which two boxers competed in the ‘Thrilla in Manilla’?
  120. In which Country does the sport camogie originate?
  121. The 2017 English Football League Cup Final was between which two teams?
  122. Which British tennis player had the biggest win of his career when he knocked Marin Cilic out of the 2017 Australian Open?
  123. Which Olympic swimmer tested his abilities by racing against a shark for a TV Channels ‘Shark Week 2017’?
  124. Which sport was granted £16.9 million in 2017, in a bid to lure more women back into sport?
  125. Which pioneering former England cricket captain (1966 to 1978), died at the age of 77 in 2017?
  126. Which football club became the first non-league side to reach the Quarter Finals of the 2017 FA Cup for 103 years when they beat Burnley 1-0 at Turf Moor?
  127. Which sports film starring Geena Davis, Rosie O’Donnell and Madonna celebrated its 25th birthday in 2017?
  128. Which Canadian tennis player went on a date with a fan after losing a wager on the outcome of the 2017 Super Bowl?
  129. Which eccentric, outspoken and corrupt FIFA Executive turned whistleblower, died aged 72 on 12 July 2017?
  130. Which female tennis superstar picked up her first title following a recent drugs ban with victory in the 2017 Tianjin Open?
  131. In the 1984 Winter Olympics which pair won gold and became the highest scoring figure scaters?
  132. At which Racecourse is the Grand National run?
  133. In the 1966 FIFA World Cup Final, who scored his third goal in extra time?
  134. Which tennis player made it to three singles grand slam finals in 2017?
  135. The term ‘Butterfly Stroke’ is referred to in which sport?
  136. Who has won the FIFA World Cup the most?
  137. What colour do the leaders of the Tour De France wear?
  138. The term ‘Gambit’ is used in which game?
  139. The Thomas Cup is related to which sport?
  140. Which motorsport is Lewis Hamilton most famous for?
  141. Whom was tennis star Martina Hingis named after?
  142. Athlete Kelly Holmes was formerly a member of which armed service?
  143. Which snooker champ Ray was nicknamed Dracula?
  144. Whom did Andy Murray beat to win his first Olympic Gold Medal?
  145. Which racing driver was first to clock up more than 75 F1 wins?
  146. Which Greg rejected a maple leaf for a Union Jack in the 1990’s?
  147. Which Princess won the 1971 European Three Day Event?
  148. What nationality is footballer Zlatan Ibrahimović?
  149. Which Boxer’s catchphrase was ‘Know what I mean ‘Arry’’?
  150. What was cricket umpire Harold Bird’s nickname?

ANSWERS


  1. Sir Stanley Matthews
  2. Eight
  3. Tourist Trophy
  4. Scars
  5. Bristol Rovers
  6. Diane Leather
  7. Crossbow (Bolt)
  8. Keith Fletcher
  9. 2006 (Hungarian)
  10. Five
  11. Dan Wheldon
  12. Allan Border
  13. Thierry Dusautoir
  14. Jean-Claude Killy
  15. Harrow School
  16. James Hunt
  17. Mark Philippoussis
  18. Wayne Rooney
  19. Napier (NZ)
  20. Hollioake
  21. Amateur Baseball Players
  22. 16 – 1x White & 15x Coloured balls
  23. 7
  24. One stroke is added the his/her score
  25. 11
  26. Polo
  27. The Pittsburgh Steelers
  28. 1877
  29. 1981
  30. Rod Laver
  31. Gareth Southgate
  32. Newcastle United
  33. West Germany
  34. On the Goal line and between the posts
  35. Dave Beasant
  36. England
  37. Stuart Pearce
  38. Dicks
  39. Aston Villa
  40. Holland
  41. Blackburn Rovers
  42. Arsenal
  43. Michel Platini
  44. Osvaldo Ardiles
  45. Bremner
  46. Manchester City
  47. Graeme Souness
  48. Lothar Matthaus
  49. Parker
  50. Arsenal
  51. Swimming
  52. Brazil
  53. 10 Years
  54. Long Jump
  55. Australia
  56. Gunnell
  57. Glenn Hoddle
  58. Oxford
  59. 15
  60. Jason Leonard
  61. India
  62. 14
  63. Russia
  64. 46g
  65. Beards
  66. Driver error
  67. Fanny Blankers-Koen
  68. Winners of the NFL Super Bowl (USA)
  69. Martin Offiah
  70. Christopher Martin-Jenkin
  71. Shaun Murphy
  72. Desert Orchid
  73. Roger Federer
  74. Numbersixvalverde, ridden by Niall Madden
  75. Lord Sebastian Coe
  76. Williams
  77. Lakeside, Frimley
  78. Charlotte Church
  79. Paula Radcliffe
  80. Five
  81. Peter Crouch (6ft 7in)
  82. Harlequins
  83. Canaries
  84. Sumo Wrestling
  85. 60
  86. Fulham
  87. Nine
  88. Arsenal
  89. 1991
  90. Zara Phillips
  91. Jelena
  92. Benjamin
  93. Kiev
  94. Alex Bogdanovich
  95. A retractable roof
  96. Helena Sukova
  97. Peter Fleming
  98. Roger Taylor
  99. Angela Mortimer, Christine Truman
  100. Australian
  101. Curling
  102. Scotland
  103. Kentucky Derby
  104. Quidditch
  105. Red
  106. Bjorn Borg
  107. Japan
  108. Cardiff City
  109. Baseball
  110. True
  111. Tony West
  112. Six
  113. 1991
  114. Ski Jumpig
  115. Argentina
  116. 5 Minutes
  117. Steve McClaren
  118. Middlesex
  119. Muhammad Ali & Joe Frazier
  120. Ireland
  121. Manchester United and Southampton
  122. Dan Evans
  123. Michael Phelps
  124. Netball
  125. Racheal Heyhoe Flint
  126. Lincoln City
  127. A League Of Their Own
  128. Eugenie Bouchard
  129. Chuck Blazer
  130. Maria Sharapova
  131. Torvill & Dean
  132. Aintree
  133. Geoff Hurst
  134. Rafael Nadal
  135. Swimming
  136. Brazil
  137. Yellow
  138. Chess
  139. Badminton
  140. Formula One
  141. Martina Navratilova
  142. Army
  143. Reardon
  144. Roger Federer
  145. Michael Schumacher
  146. Rusedski
  147. Anne
  148. Swedish
  149. Frank Bruno
  150. Dickie Bird