Sports Quiz Questions

Question: FIFA is an organization working in the field of

  1. Banking
  2. Textiles
  3. Power Generation
  4. Sports
Answer: 4

Question: Olympic Games are organised after a gap of every

  1. two years
  2. three years
  3. four years
  4. five years
Answer: 3

Question: How may squares are there in a Chess Board?

  1. 36
  2. 48
  3. 64
  4. 72
Answer: 3

Question: The term Grand Slam is associated with

  1. Billiards
  2. Chess
  3. Cricket
  4. Bridge & Tennis
Answer: 4

Question: The term 16 yards hit is associated with

  1. Polo
  2. Hockey
  3. Baseball
  4. Badminton
Answer: 2

Question: The Paralympic Games 2008 were held in

  1. Tokyo
  2. Madrid
  3. Stockholm
  4. Beijing
Answer: 4

Question: Who was the first Test centurion in Indian Cricket?

  1. Vinu Mankad
  2. C. K. Naidu
  3. Lala Amarnath
  4. Pankaj Roy
Answer: 3

Question: With which game is the Double Fault associated?

  1. Lawn Tennis
  2. Football
  3. Cricket
  4. Hockey
Answer: 2

Question: In cricket the length of pitch between the two wickets is -

  1. 24 yards
  2. 23 yards
  3. 22 yards
  4. 21 yards
Answer: 3

Question: The 2022 Cricket World Cup shall be co-hosted by

  1. India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Bangladesh
  2. India, Sri Lanka, and Bangladesh
  3. Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka
  4. Bangladesh, Pakistan and India
Answer: 2

Question: The final of the Sultan Azlan Shah Hockey Tournament 2009 was played between

  1. India and Malaysia
  2. India and Pakistan
  3. Pakistan and Malaysia
  4. Malaysia and Japan
Answer: 1

Question: The "Emerging Player of the Year 2008" award was given by ICC to which Sri Lankan cricketer?

  1. Ajantha Mendis
  2. Muttiah Mulitharan
  3. C. Kapugedera
  4. M. Mahroof
Answer: 1

Question: In the FIFA World Cup Football event in the year 2002, the number of goals scored by Ronaldo of Brazil was

  1. 6
  2. 7
  3. 8
  4. 9
Answer: 3

Question: In order to win the Grand Slam in Tennis, a player must win which one of the following groups of tournaments?

  1. Australian Open, Wimbeldon, French Open, U.S. Open
  2. Wimbledon, French Open, U.S. Open, Swedish Open
  3. Wimbledon, French Open, Paegas Czec Open, U.S. Open
  4. Davis Cup, Wimbledon, French Open, Australian Open
Answer: 1

Question: Who among the following has become the first Indian to score a triple century in Tests ?

  1. Rahul Dravid
  2. Sachin Tendulkar
  3. Sunil Gavaskar
  4. Virender Sehwag
Answer: 4

Question: Who broke Pete Sampras's record of maximum Grand Slams in tennis ?

  1. Rafael Nadal
  2. Roger Federer
  3. Andy Roddick
  4. Novak Djokovic
Answer: 2

Question: Merdeka Cup is associated with

  1. Cricket
  2. Football
  3. Ragbi
  4. Hockey
Answer: 2

Question: Wasim Akram of Pakistan is associated with

  1. Politics
  2. Martial law
  3. Nuclear tests
  4. Cricket
Answer: 4

Question: Which of the following teams won the Ranji Trophy cricket championship for the first time

  1. Kerala
  2. Bengal
  3. Delhi
  4. Utter Pradesh
Answer: 4

Question: Indian Sports Research Institute is located at

  1. Patiala
  2. Delhi
  3. Cochin
  4. Poona
Answer: 1

Question: Makers of which tyres sponsor Indian ace Narain Karthikeyan

  1. JK
  2. MRF
  3. Dunlop
  4. Modi
Answer: 2

Question: Who is the first India to take a hat trick in an international test

  1. Kapil Dev
  2. Jasu Patel
  3. Harbhajan Singh
  4. B.S. Chandrasekhar
Answer: 3

Question: Which game is Ian Thorpe associated with

  1. Badminton
  2. Chess
  3. Swimming
  4. Squash
Answer: 3

Question: Which city hosted the First Afro-Asian games?

  1. Lucknow
  2. Hyderabad
  3. Allahabad
  4. Chennai
Answer: 2

Question: The first one-day Cricket World Cup tournament was held in

  1. Australia
  2. England
  3. New Zealand
  4. West Indies
Answer: 2

Question: Annika Sorenstam, a famous sportsperson, is known as a professional

  1. Chess Player
  2. Golfer
  3. Swimmer
  4. Table Tennis player
Answer: 2

Question: Who is Paradorn Srichaphan?

  1. A Sri Lankan cricketer
  2. A Thai tennis player
  3. An Indonesian badminton player
  4. A Malaysian golfer
Answer: 2

Question: Arjuna Award was introduced in

  1. 1961
  2. 1969
  3. 1972
  4. 1995
Answer: 1

Question: Who has won the maximum grand slam in mens tennis?

  1. Rojer Federar
  2. Rod Lever
  3. Pit Sampras
  4. Andre Agasi
Answer: 3

Question: Asafa Powell, the 100 meters race world record holder is from which country?

  1. Jamaica
  2. U. S. A.
  3. Canada
  4. Nigeria
Answer: 1

Question: Amelie Mauresmo, who won the Wimbledon. Tennis Women's Singles Title 2006, is from which country?

  1. Belgium
  2. France
  3. Germany
  4. Slovakia
Answer: 2

Question: With which one of the following sports is Jayanta Talukdar associated?

  1. Golf
  2. Snooker
  3. Archery
  4. Shooting
Answer: 3

Question: Which of the following trophies/cups is associated with the game of Golf?

  1. Iran Cup
  2. Panmavati Trophy
  3. Topolino Trophy
  4. None of These
Answer: 3

Question: Which of the foolowing terms is associated with the game of Football?

  1. Scissor Kick
  2. Follow on
  3. Slice
  4. Short Corner
Answer: 1

Question: M. S. Dhoni is the first wicket-keeper to make two centuries in One-Day International Cricket in India. he made these centuries while playing against -

  1. Sri Lanka and Pakistan
  2. Pakistan and Bangladesh
  3. Bangladesh and New Zealand
  4. Australia and Sri Lanka
Answer: 1

Question: The 19th Commonwealth Games will be held in 2010 in -

  1. Jaipur
  2. Kolkata
  3. New Delhi
  4. Mumbai
Answer: 3

Question: Tiger woods is a -

  1. Golfer
  2. Leader
  3. Bank
  4. Company
Answer: 1

Question: Which one of the following is full form of ICC?

  1. International Cricket Council
  2. Indian Cricket Council
  3. International Cost Camp
  4. Indian Coast Cup
Answer: 1

Question: With which game is Bully associated?

  1. Cricket
  2. Football
  3. Golf
  4. Hockey
Answer: 4

Question: Saina Nehwal is related with which among the following sports?

  1. Badminton
  2. Tennis
  3. Chees
  4. Table Tennis
Answer: 1

Question: Which among the following is not among the venues for the ICC Twenty-20 World Cup to be held in 2007 in South Africa?

  1. Cape Town
  2. Durban
  3. Johannesburg
  4. Pretoria
Answer: 4

Question: Ranji Trophy is associated with

  1. Hockey
  2. Cricket
  3. Foortbal
  4. Tennis
Answer: 2