Pub quiz questions

  1. Who unexpectedly won their fifth European Cup in 2005?
    Liverpool

  2. Which American swimmer won eight medals at the 2004 Olympics?
    Michael Phelps

  3. Who was the first footballer to be voted BBC Sports Personality of the Year in the 21st Century
    David Beckham
    2001

  4. What happened to polar bears in Chicago's Brookfield Zoo when algæ appeared in their drinking water during the hot summer of 2005?
    The bears turned green
    Nature(6) 2000s(6)
    Algae was growing in their hollow hairs

  5. On October 2002, Las Ketchup had a UK one hit wonder with which single?
    "The Ketchup Song"
    Three Spanish sisters' recording of "The Ketchup Song", sung partly in Spanish and English, using the hit "Rappers Delight" by The Sugarhill Gang. However, they still have a successful career in their native Spain.

  6. Character
    Squidward (Quincy) Tentacles.

  7. Film
    Blades of Glory
    2007

  8. 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.

  9. In 2002, which Rugby Union nation defeated Australia for the first time in 23 years?
    Ireland
    Sports(6) 2000s(6) 1970s(6) Rugby(4)
    1979

  10. Which comedian and author is the director of the film Maybe Baby?
    Ben Elton
    2000