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Sport Quiz #38

Sports & Leisure Quiz for 9 October 2009

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1

What is the term used for a driver on Memorial Day weekend attempting to race in the Indianapolis 500 during the day and the Coca-Cola 600 during the night?

A
The Double
B
Two up
C
Twin crown
D
Hard work
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2

In 1966, Germany and England played in the World Cup final for which sport?

A
Soccer
B
Baseball
C
Squash
D
Ice Hockey
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3

Which of these is a card game for 2 players who are dealt 12 cards each from a pack excluding the 2s to 6s, with the remainder placed face downwards?

A
Piquet
B
Poker
C
Baccarat
D
Chemin de Fer
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4

The Henley-on-Todd Regatta has been held annually since 1962 near which city?

A
Adelaide, Australia
B
London, England
C
Alice Springs, Australia
D
Ontario, Canada
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5

In baseball, what is the name of the player who throws the ball to a batter of the opposing team?

A
Catcher
B
Shortstop
C
Pitcher
D
Ewer
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6

The Soviet Union did not participate in the Olympics until 1952, and from 1928 organised an alternative international sports event. What were these games called?

A
Spartakiads
B
Friendly Games
C
Soviet Sport Games
D
Russian Roulette
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7

What is the name of the major Greek stadium in Athens that was the venue for the opening and closing ceremonies, athletics events and the football (soccer) final at the 2004 Summer Olympics?

A
Yankee Stadium
B
The Olympic Stadium
C
Telstra Dome
D
National Cricket Stadium
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