Answers for the Sports Quiz

Here are the correct answers to the quiz.
 

Q.1: Which Australian was selected by the Milwaukee Bucks with the first overall pick in the 2005 National Basketball Association (NBA) Draft?

  1. Mark Bradtke
  2. Andrew Bogut
  3. Patrick Mills
  4. Luke Schenscher

The correct answer is 2.
 

Q.2: With 15,921 runs, which international cricketer holds the record for the most Test runs?

  1. Sachin Tendulkar
  2. Ricky Ponting
  3. Brian Lara
  4. Viv Richards

The correct answer is 1.
 

Q.3: How many players have won 3 Brownlow medal awards, the highest individual honour in Australian Rules football?

  1. One
  2. Two
  3. Three
  4. Four

The correct answer is 4.
 

Q.4: At 9.58 seconds, Usain Bolt holds the record for the fastest time in the 100 metre sprint, but which sprinter holds the female record with 10.49 seconds?

  1. Marion Jones
  2. Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce
  3. Florence Griffith-Joyner
  4. Carmelita Jeter

The correct answer is 3.
 

Q.5: U.S Baseball star, Babe Ruth played for the Boston Red Sox, New York Yankees and which other baseball team?

  1. Boston Braves
  2. Los Angeles Dodgers
  3. Philadelphia Phillies
  4. Cincinnati Reds

The correct answer is 1.
 

Q.6: Which nation won Gold in women’s hockey at the 2012 London Olympics?

  1. Netherlands
  2. Great Britain
  3. New Zealand
  4. U.S.A

The correct answer is 1.
 

Q.7: Which golfer won the 2013 Masters Tournament in Augusta, Georgia?

  1. Rory McIlroy
  2. Phil Mickelson
  3. Adam Scott
  4. Tiger Woods

The correct answer is 3.
 

Q.8: Which 2 male tennis players have the most Wimbledon singles titles, seven each?

  1. Roger Federer and Andre Agassi
  2. Roger Federer and Raphael Nadal
  3. Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi
  4. Roger Federer and Pete Sampras

The correct answer is 4.
 

Q.9: Retired Australian thoroughbred racehorse, Black Caviar, was undefeated in how many races?

  1. 23
  2. 24
  3. 25
  4. 26

The correct answer is 25.
 

Q.10: Which English Premier League football club supporters traditionally sing the song ‘You'll Never Walk Alone’ before commencement of the match?

  1. Chelsea FC
  2. Manchester United
  3. Liverpool FC
  4. Leeds United FC

The correct answer is 3.

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