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Sport Quiz #547

Sports & Leisure Quiz for 12 July 2019

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1

Who, in 1977, was the last British woman to win the singles event at Wimbledon?

A
Virginia Wade
B
Helen Jacobs
C
Helen Moody
D
Billie Jean King
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2

In 2007, who set a record by being the only soccer player to play on three World Cup-winning teams?

A
Ronaldo
B
Pelé
C
Cafu
D
Zico
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3

Until Lewis Hamilton's win at Spain in 2007, who held the record for being the youngest driver to lead the Formula One Championship?

A
Denny Hulme
B
Bruce McLaren
C
Chris Amon
D
Mike Hailwood
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4

What nationality is Jason Wynyard, who gained his fourteenth world championship title in woodchopping and sawing at the world Timbersports championships in Norway in 2017?

A
Madagascan
B
Polish
C
French
D
New Zealander
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5

The music from which artist or artists closed the fiesta of British music at the closing ceremony of the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, UK?

A
Paul McArtney
B
The Who
C
Coldplay
D
Dame Evelyn Glennie
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6

Why were the 1940 and 1944 Olympic Games not held?

A
World War II was being fought
B
Money was in short supply
C
No countries applied to hold them
D
Russia demanded that the Games be abolished
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7

In 1990, mountain climbers Rob Hall and Gary Ball were the first to do what in 7 months?

A
Climb Mt Everest 7 times
B
Climb the "Seven Summits"
C
Climb the 7 highest peaks in the Himalayas
D
Traverse New Zealand's Southern Alps from North to South
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