Sport & games 32

From the quiz on 22/11/16.

  1. On its début at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, in which combat sport did Kosovo win its very first Olympic medal? Judo

  2. What is the only club in the Spanish football league that is not based in Spain? FC Andorra

  3. The 19th-century Marquess of Queensberry rules form the basis of the modern rules for which sport? Boxing

  4. Which swimming stroke is the most frequently used in a freestyle swimming competition? Front crawl

  5. Which four words complete this quote from Muhammad Ali: “Only last week I murdered a rock, injured a stone, hospitalized a brick. I’m so mean…”? I make medicine sick

  6. In algebraic chess notation, what situation is indicated by a hash (#)? Checkmate

  7. In which sport has the Dubai World Cup been held annually since 1996 at Meydan in the UAE? Horse racing

  8. How many hurdles must be cleared by each runner in the 110m hurdles? 10

  9. Which West Indian cricketer was nicknamed Whispering Death because of his quiet but extremely fast bowling technique? Michael Holding

  10. In 2015, which Polish striker scored five goals in nine minutes for Bayern Munich to claim a string of Bundesliga fastest-goal records, including fastest hat-trick (3m22s)? Robert Lewandowski


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