Pub quiz questions

  1. In 1990, who, at the age of 19, became the youngest tennis player to win the US Open?
    Pete Sampras
    Sports(5) Tennis(4) 1990s(6)

  2. Who was named European footballer of the year in 1975?
    Oleg Blokhin

  3. What do the initials GS stand for in netball?
    Goal shooter

  4. 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

  5. Which inappropriately named John was the first man to run 100 sub-four-minute miles?
    John Walker

  6. Which Belgian stadium was hosting the 1985 match between Liverpool and Juventus which saw a major tragedy due to football hooliganism?
    Heysel

  7. Which football club saw increased sales in club scarves in 2002 due to Harry Potter?
    Bradford City
    Their scarves are the same colours as Harry's House scarf.

  8. Which sport features in the film Raging Bull?
    Boxing

  9. What was the pro-wrestling name of Shirley Crabtree?
    Big Daddy
    Sports(5) Names(5) 1950s(5) 1960s(5) 1970s(5) 1980s(5)
    1952-1987

  10. In which American state was the first ever Ryder Cup held?
    Massachusetts
    Sports(7) Golf(7) 1920s(6)
    1927