Pub quiz questions

  1. Which game does Shakespeare mention in King Lear and in A Comedy of Errors?
    Football

  2. How many times must the referee slap the mat for a pinfall to count in professional wrestling?
    Three
    Sports(2)

  3. Where was the 2001 Ryder Cup held?
    The Belfry
    Sports(5) Golf(5) 2000s(6)

  4. Where were the 1924 summer Olympic games held?
    Paris, France

  5. What is the sport of Hilary Swank's character in Million Dollar Baby?
    Boxing

  6. Where were the 2006 winter Olympic games held?
    Turin, Italy

  7. Who was named European footballer of the year in 2000?
    Luís Figo

  8. Who captained Europe to Ryder Cup victory in 2002?
    Sam Torrance
    Sports(5) Golf(3) 2000s(6)

  9. Which Portuguese footballer became the most expensive player when he joined Real Madrid from Barcelona?
    Luis Figo
    2000

  10. Which team won the 2008 Community Shield at Wembly?
    Manchester United
    Beat Portsmouth on penalties after a 0-0 draw