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Sport Quiz #48

Sports & Leisure Quiz for 18 December 2009

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1

The Scrabble game board is marked with what sized grid?

A
32 by 32
B
8 by 8
C
16 by 16
D
15 by 15
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2

Who called foxhunting "The unspeakable in pursuit of the uneatable"?

A
Shakespeare
B
W B Yeats
C
Oscar Wilde
D
John Milton
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3

Among the changes announced to the rules for the World Netball Series in October 2009, the length of each quarter was changed from 15 minutes to how many minutes?

Note: This question was updated in May 2014
A
20
B
6
C
3
D
10
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4

At which Winter Olympics was artificial snow first used?

A
Calgary, 1988
B
Grenoble, 1968
C
Lake Placid, 1980
D
Innsbruck, 1976
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5

In international sport, what is the IPL?

Note: This question was updated in February 2022
A
Indian Premier League
B
Italian Petanquer Laws
C
Indonesian Polo League
D
Internationale de Peru da Lambada
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6

In 1962, a 250cc World Championship for which sport was created, attracting machines built by Husqvarna, Bultaco, CZ and Greeves?

A
Chainsaw sculpture
B
Sewing
C
Motocross
D
Go Karting
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7

Who were the contenders in the longest cricket test match ever played?

Note: This question was updated in November 2013
A
England v South Africa
B
New Zealand v South Africa
C
England v West Indies
D
West Indies v India
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