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Sport Quiz #363

Sports & Leisure Quiz for 1 January 2016

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1

As what did "Vinicius and Tom" became a popular pairing in December 2014?

A
The name of a new cartoon series premièring on Nickelodeon
B
Names of twin red panda cubs born at Utica Zoo, New York, USA
C
Two new earthlike planets discovered
D
They were voted by Brazil as mascot names for the Rio Summer Olympics and Paralympics 2016
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2

Australian Shane Warne's career was in which sport?

Note: This question was updated in April 2022
A
Tennis
B
Cricket
C
Hockey
D
Squash
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3

Who broke the world record for the pole vault at the Beijing Olympics?

A
Svetlana Feofanova
B
Annika Becker
C
Stacy Dragila
D
Yelena Isinbayeva
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4

On 12 September 1995, the Belarusian air force shot down a gas balloon, killing two Americans, during a race for which trophy?

A
Ranfurly Shield
B
Admiral's Cup
C
Borg-Warner Trophy
D
Gordon Bennett Cup
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5

The first club in England was incorporated in 1872 for which sport that originated in India?

A
Softball
B
Pelote
C
Squash
D
Polo
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6

The official basketball size for men’s basketball is 29.5 inches in circumference (size 7) and what weight in ounces?

A
18
B
20
C
22
D
24
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7

Which make of car has won the most 24 Hour races at Le Mans?

A
Porsche
B
Ferrari
C
Ford
D
Jaguar
Select from the options above.
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