Sports Trivia Questions #23Free Trivia Questions - Printable Trivia
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Commonly regarded as one of the best players in the history of golf, which golfer is known as "The Black Knight"?
a. Bobby Locke
b. Gary Player
c. Ben Hogan
d. Ernie Els
Gary Player - Gary Player has won nine major championships.
What is the name of San Diego's NFL pro football team?
Chargers - The Chargers are the only NFL team based in Southern California.
How old was figure skating champion Tara Lipinski when she won her gold medal at the 1998 Winter Olympics?
15 - Tara won the ladies single figure skating gold medal in Nagano.
Winner of the Tour de France three times, which nation did cyclist Greg Lemond represent?
b. South Africa
America - Greg retired in 1994.
Winner of the NBA All-Star Game MVP award four times, who was the first person ever to receive NBA's Most Valuable Player Award?
a. Bob Cousy
b. Bill Russell
c. Wilt Chamberlain
d. Bob Pettit
Bob Pettit - Bob won the award for the 1955-56 season.
Winner of many races, what was the name of the famous racehorse whose relatives included Man-O-War and Hard Tack?
Seabiscuit - Seabiscuit’s jockey was Red Pollard.
Leading Colorado to Stanley Cup titles in 1996 and 2001, which NHL star played his entire 21-year NHL career with the Quebec Nordiques/Colorado Avalanche franchise?
a. Teemu Selanne
b. Joe Sakic
c. Patrick Roy
d. Peter Forsberg
Joe Sakic - Sakic retired from the NHL on July 9, 2009.
The youngest world champion in the boxing history, which boxer's nickname was “The Bible of Boxing”?
a. Wilfred Benitez
b. Wilfredo Gomez
c. Miguel Cotto
d. Felix Trinidad
Wilfred Benitez - Wilfred was also called El Radar.
Clara Hughes won medals at both the Summer and Winter Olympic games. Which sports did she compete in?
a. Archery and speed skating
b. Cycling and bob sledding
c. Cycling and speed skating
d. Speed skating and sailing
Cycling and speed skating - Sara competes for Canada.
Who is the only player to score over 100 points in a single game in the NBA?
a. Earvin Johnson
b. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
c. Larry Bird
d. Wilt Chamberlain
Wilt Chamberlain - Wilt accomplished this amazing feat in 1962.
Making his last appearance for the Atlanta Braves in 1941, who holds the MLB record for most home runs by a pitcher (2014)?
a. Wes Ferrell
b. Babe Ruth
c. Nolan Ryan
d. Cy Young
Wes Ferrell - Wes played in the MLB from 1927 to 1941.
Known as the premier international team event in men's tennis, which nation won the Davis Cup in 2013?
b. Great Britain
Czechoslovakia - Serbia won the cup in 2010.
Still active today (2014), which NHL player holds the record for most game-winning goals at 124?
a. Joe Thornton
b. Jaromir Jagr
c. Marian Hossa
d. Alex Ovechkin
Jaromir Jagr - Jaromir is the last player drafted in 1990 to still be active in the NHL.
As of 2014, which NFL star holds the record for most seasons leading the league in total touchdowns at eight?
a. John McNally
b. Don Hutson
c. Jerry Rice
d. Bart Starr
Don Hutson - Don played for the Green Bay Packers from 1935 to 1945.
Which country holds the FIFA World Cup record for most finishes in the top two without ever being champion?
Netherlands - Uruguay hosted the first FIFA World Cup in 1930.
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