Pub quiz questions

  1. What is the maximum number of match points a player can hold at any time in a tennis match?
    Six
    Sports(3) Tennis(3)
    When leading 6-0 in a tie-break

  2. Where were the 1912 summer Olympic games held?
    Stockholm, Sweden

  3. What playing surface is used for Bandy, a form of football introduced as a demonstration sport at the 1952 Winter Olympics?
    Ice

  4. In which country do the football team River Plate play?
    Argentina

  5. In which city did Mike Tyson knock out Lennox Lewis?
    Memphis
    Sports(5) Boxing(5) 2000s(5)
    June 8, 2002

  6. Who was named European footballer of the year in 1989?
    Marco van Basten

  7. What does the acronym NASCAR stand for?
    National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing
    Sports(7)

  8. What is the middle name of the Liverppool and Celtic legend Kenny Dalglish?
    Matheson

  9. What was/were used at Wimbledon for the first time in 1986?
    Yellow tennis balls
    Sports(5)

  10. Who is the only javelin throwing BBC Sports Personality of the Year?
    Fatima Whitbread
    1987