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Sport Quiz #147

Sports & Leisure Quiz for 11 November 2011

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1

From 1956 to 1968 Al Oerter won gold medals in every Olympics in what sport?

A
Hammer
B
Javelin
C
Discus
D
Shot put
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2

What is the nickname of the Australia national rugby league team?

A
Diamonds
B
Wallabies
C
Kangaroos
D
Boomers
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3

What was the occupation of Samuel Ryder, after whom The Ryder Cup is named?

A
Seed merchant
B
Butcher
C
Draper
D
Horse breeder
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4

Fatima Whitbread was a competitor in which Olympic event?

Note: This question was updated in October 2018
A
Shot put
B
Discus
C
Hammer
D
Javelin
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5

On a Monopoly board, what is the symbol for the electric company?

A
TV set
B
Lightning bolt
C
Toaster
D
Light bulb
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6

Which of these terms comes from cricket?

A
Bowl out
B
Wipeout
C
Strike out
D
Flame out
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7

What is the nickname of the Australian national basketball team?

A
Boomers
B
Kangaroos
C
Wallabies
D
Diamonds
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