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Sport Quiz #365

Sports & Leisure Quiz for 15 January 2016

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1

How many times has cricket been an Olympic sport?

A
4
B
2
C
3
D
1
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2

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

A
2
B
3
C
4
D
5
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3

Who was President of the International Olympic Committee when the 2000 Games were held in Sydney, Australia?

A
Baron de Coubertin
B
Juan Antonio Samaranch
C
Spiridon Louis
D
Carl Schuhmann
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4

How many white squares are there on a chessboard?

A
64
B
32
C
16
D
18
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5

Who was the first General Secretary of the International Olympic Committee and later became its President, serving until 1924?

A
Cyrano de Bergerac
B
Baron de Coubertin
C
Guy de Maupassant
D
Charles de Gaulle
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6

Which international soccer team plays in shirts with blue and white vertical stripes?

A
Argentina
B
Chile
C
India
D
China
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7

The first recorded mention of the sport is in a proclamation forbidding it. Which of these is it?

Note: This question was updated in February 2021
A
Tennis
B
Hockey
C
Bare knuckle boxing
D
Tiddliwinks
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