Pub quiz questions

  1. What is the most common form of chain and multiple sprocket gear system used on bicycles?
    Derailleur

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

  3. Who was named European footballer of the year in 2009?
    Lionel Messi

  4. Why have some English football teams got triangular corner flags instead of square ones?
    Because they have won the FA cup

  5. Name the former president of FIA
    Max Mosley
    Tried to force UK Newspapers to warn people before exposing private details

  6. Why did Alex Greaves make news in the 1996 Epsom Derby?
    First female jockey
    Leisure(7) Sports(7) 1990s(7)

  7. In which year was Bobby Charlton knighted?
    1994

  8. Which female tennis star's autobiography, 'Being Myself,' describes her crushes on teachers of both sexes?
    Martina Navratilova's
    Sports(4) Tennis(4)

  9. Which 7 events make up the Heptathlon?
    100m hurdles, long jump, high jump, 200m, shot put, javelin, 800m
    Sports(6)

  10. Which football club, who won the 1986 League Cup, was saved from bankruptcy by Robert Maxwell?
    Oxford United