Daily Quizzes Daily

Our daily general knowledge quiz

Quiz Archive Archive

A complete history of our quiz challenges

By Subject Subjects

Choose from seven quiz categories

Personalised Personalised

Build a quiz by subject and difficulty

Sport Quiz #53

Sports & Leisure Quiz for 22 January 2010

A new sport quiz is available each week. Try our daily general knowledge quiz or work through our archive of daily and themed quizzes.

0 out of ?
1

How many players from each team usually make up a rugby sevens scrum?

A
2
B
3
C
4
D
5
Select from the options above.
2

At the 1896 Olympics, winners received a silver medal and second place received a bronze medal. In 1900, most winners received cups or trophies instead of medals. What present tradition was introduced at the 1904 Games?

A
Awarding gold, silver & bronze medals for the first three places
B
Awarding no tangible reward at all
C
Awarding certificates to every finisher
D
Awarding the winner only with a bronze medal
Select from the options above.
3

How old was the oldest person to win an Olympic Medal?

A
55
B
65
C
72
D
45
Select from the options above.
4

Which of these cities has hosted the Winter Olympics twice?

A
Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
B
Oslo, Norway
C
St. Moritz, Switzerland
D
Squaw Valley, United States
Select from the options above.
5

The Hong Kong Sevens, a competition for seven-a-side rugby, has been held at what venue since 1994?

A
John F Kennedy Stadium
B
Wembley Stadium
C
Hong Kong Stadium
D
Lords
Select from the options above.
6

In chess, what piece can only move diagonally?

A
Bishop
B
Rector
C
Pope
D
Cardinal
Select from the options above.
7

Where was the venue for the Commonwealth Games in 2010?

A
London
B
Sydney
C
New Delhi
D
Cape Town
Select from the options above.
0%
There are 0 questions in this quiz.
You've completed 0 questions.
You've answered 0 questions correctly.
You've answered 0 questions incorrectly.