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Sport Quiz #550

Sports & Leisure Quiz for 2 August 2019

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1

What was unusual about Stamata Revithi running the marathon course at the 1896 Olympics, in Athens?

A
She was a paraplegic
B
Female athletes could not compete in "strenuous events"
C
Female athletes were not allowed to compete at all
D
She came alone and did not represent a country
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2

Which of these games involves eating spots and escaping from ghosts?

A
Myst
B
Pacman
C
Warcraft
D
Tron
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3

Who set the record for winning the World Snooker Championship the most times (7) in 1999?

A
John Spencer
B
Steve Davis
C
Ray Reardon
D
Stephen Hendry
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4

In what sport is the object to get one's balls as close to the "jack" as possible?

A
Curling
B
Bowls
C
Tennis
D
Skittles
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5

From which Olympic Games were Germany and Japan excluded?

A
Atlanta, 1996
B
Melbourne, 1956
C
Sydney, 2000
D
London, 1948
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6

Which of these countries has never hosted a Summer or Winter Olympics?

A
Greece
B
New Zealand
C
Australia
D
Finland
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7

What is the name of a game played with rope rings that are caught and thrown by the players on a court similar to a tennis court?

A
Deck badminton
B
Rope badminton
C
Deck tennis
D
Deck quoits
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