Pub quiz questions

  1. What is the name of the arena in Sheffield where the World Professional Snooker Championships are held annually?
    The Cruicible

  2. Which snooker player was world champion in 1985?
    Dennis Taylor
    Sports(6) 1980s(6) Snooker(5)

  3. Who beat Stephen Hendry to win the snooker world championship in 1997?
    Ken Doherty
    Sports(6) Snooker(6) 1990s(6)

  4. What became the venue for the World Snooker Championship in 1977?
    Crucible Theatre, Sheffield

  5. Who first sponsored the World Snooker Championship in 1976?
    Embassy

  6. Who became World Professional Snooker Champion for the first time in 2006?
    Graeme Dott

  7. What colour ball sits at the top of the triangle of reds at the start of a snooker match?
    Pink

  8. Who won the 1985 World Snooker Championship watched by a record after-midnight audience for any TV channel in Britain?
    Dennis Taylor

  9. Which World Snooker Champion wrote a book entitled "How to be Really Interesting?"
    Steve Davies

  10. Which Sheffield theatre is a famous snooker venue?
    The Crucible