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QM:
Somnath Chanda
Sports Quiz
Grand Finale
• Round 1 : Written (6 questions)
• Round 2 : Mixed Bag (18 questions)
• Round 3 : Written II (6 questions)
• Round 4 : Mi...
by
Somnath Chanda
Sports Quiz
• 6 questions
• Each question carries 5 marks
• Full house ensure 10 extra
*
THE ANSWER IS…
Phil Hughes
**
1
2
3
4
5
6
1
Jonah Lomu
11
2
Yogi Berra
22
3
Richie Benaud
33
4
Charlie Sifford
44
5
Jules Bianchi
55
6
Je suis Paris
66
by
Somnath Chanda
Sports Quiz
• 18 questions
• Each question carries 10 marks
• Infinite Bounce
• Limited Pounce (6 per team)
For the forthcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup to beFor the forthcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup to be
staged in India, who has been a...
THE ANSWER IS…
Joy da
**
1
Only two coaches have won the all three majorOnly two coaches have won the all three major
European club titles - UEFA C...
THE ANSWER IS…
Udo Lattek
11
Happy Birthday….
2
Patrick Kypson of USA won the US NationalPatrick Kypson of USA won the US National
U-16 Tennis Championship in 2015. Som...
THE ANSWER IS…
Ramesh Krishnan
22
3
After a brief hiatus, X, a full-time bank tellerAfter a brief hiatus, X, a full-time bank teller
and part-time beauticia...
THE ANSWER IS…
Florence Griffith Joyner
33
4
This disgraceful statue-defacing incident rockedThis disgraceful statue-defacing incident rocked
the city of Brantford a...
4
THE ANSWER IS…
Wayne Gretzky
44
5
The bookThe book Fussballhelden GOLD 2010Fussballhelden GOLD 2010 featured 150featured 150
football heroes from each and...
5
THE ANSWER IS…
Brazilian team in 1970 World Cup
55
6
AnnMaria De MarsAnnMaria De Mars (vis) is the first woman from heris the first woman from her
country to win Gold at the...
6
THE ANSWER IS…
Ronda Roussey
66
7
At the time of his death in 2015, Harvey Pollack, theAt the time of his death in 2015, Harvey Pollack, the
legendary spo...
THE ANSWER IS…
He scribbled the number 100 in a piece of
paper which was shown by Wilt
Chamberlain after his record-breaking feat
77
8
After learning piano, flute, clarinet and guitar fromAfter learning piano, flute, clarinet and guitar from
ages 6 to 14,...
THE ANSWER IS…
Greta – granddaughter of Don Bradman
88
Who announced his retirement through this poem?Who announced his retirement through this poem?
*
““From the momentFrom the...
THE ANSWER IS…
Kobe Bryant
**
9
Considered the most technically difficult routine, itsConsidered the most technically difficult routine, its
different v...
THE ANSWER IS…
Axel Jump
99
10
First gold in Moscow and last gold in Athens andFirst gold in Moscow and last gold in Athens and
also winning a few in ...
THE ANSWER IS…
Birgit Fischer
1010
11
‘‘The Nikopol Trilogy’ is a series of sci-fi graphicThe Nikopol Trilogy’ is a series of sci-fi graphic
novels written i...
THE ANSWER IS…
Chess-Boxing
1111
12
A centre-forward, heA centre-forward, he
represented Maharasthra forrepresented Maharasthra for
several years in the Na...
THE ANSWER IS…
Neville DeSouza
(scored the only hattrick for India in Olympic football)
1212
13
After becoming one of the very selected few in theAfter becoming one of the very selected few in the
world to execute t...
THE ANSWER IS…
Dipa Karmakar
(A is Produnova & B is Tsukahara)
1313
14
Tim Peake is going to become theTim Peake is going to become the
first male to try something uniquefirst male to try so...
THE ANSWER IS…
Running a marathon on a treadmill at ISS
(Peake will ‘run’ the London Marathon. Sunita
Williams ‘ran’ the Boston Mararthon...
15
While completing the shot, the batsman flicked theWhile completing the shot, the batsman flicked the
stumps with his fo...
THE ANSWER IS…
Brian Lara overtook Sir Gary Sober’s epic
innings of 365 through that shot
1515
16
John, nicknamed ‘Gypsy’ during his days ofJohn, nicknamed ‘Gypsy’ during his days of
glory, made a prophecy about his n...
THE ANSWER IS…
Tyson Fury became the World
Heavyweight Boxing champion
1616
17
Edgell Westmacott, a relative of A.R. Edgell ofEdgell Westmacott, a relative of A.R. Edgell of
Teddington Club of Middl...
THE ANSWER IS…
Striking Circle / D
1717
18
Whose ad is this?Whose ad is this?
THE ANSWER IS…
Porsche 911
1818
by
Somnath Chanda
Sports Quiz
• 6 questions
• Each question carries 5 marks
• Full house ensure 10 extra
*
THE ANSWER IS…
Sunil Gavaskar
**
1
2
3
4
5
6
1
Andy Murray
11
2
Stuart Broad
22
3
Ronaldinho
33
4
Michelle Kwan
44
5
Shaquille O Neal
55
6
Michael Schumacher
66
by
Somnath Chanda
Sports Quiz
4
• 18 questions
• Each question carries 10 marks
• Infinite Bounce
• Limited Pounce (6 per team)
Just find the connection.Just find the connection.
*
THE ANSWER IS…
555
(Jahangir Khan of Pakistan owns the longest winning
streak in any sports, winning 555 straight squash
matches from 198...
1
South American clubSouth American club SportsSports
BoysBoys signed this not-so-signed this not-so-
young midfielder in ...
THE ANSWER IS…
Evo Morales (President of Bolivia)
11
2
  This 18-kg trophy wasThis 18-kg trophy was
supposedly named after Xsupposedly named after X
because the last possibleb...
THE ANSWER IS…
Yuri Gagarin
22
3
* Artur Yusupov –* Artur Yusupov – “No more theory means more“No more theory means more
creativity”creativity”..
* Péter...
THE ANSWER IS…
Chess960 / Fischer Random Chess /
Fischerandom Chess
33
4
He was US Pro-Cycling champion in 1985. HeHe was US Pro-Cycling champion in 1985. He
also took part in the 1986 TDF. Lat...
THE ANSWER IS…
Eric Heiden
44
5
In 1978, Bishan Bedi’s team landed in Pakistan toIn 1978, Bishan Bedi’s team landed in Pakistan to
play the first series...
THE ANSWER IS…
Lala Amarnath
55
6
Tennis coach John Johnson had a chance to take aTennis coach John Johnson had a chance to take a
close look at a 12 year...
THE ANSWER IS…
Romeo Beckham
66
7
He went to Melbourne as his country’sHe went to Melbourne as his country’s
no. 3 in his event but he won the gold inno. ...
THE ANSWER IS…
Chris Basher & he was one of the pace-
setters of Roger Bannister’s historic
sub-four-minute-mile race
77
8
This well-known gentlemanThis well-known gentleman
who breathed his last just awho breathed his last just a
few years ag...
THE ANSWER IS…
Shanti Gopal was accused of giving proxy
to Pele in the match vs MB
88
Identify the singer of this song from a 2015Identify the singer of this song from a 2015
movie which told the story of six...
THE ANSWER IS…
**
9
11stst
TestTest
100100thth
TestTest
Who is being referred to here?Who is being referred to here?
THE ANSWER IS…
Mohandas Menon
99
10
Asian Games gold medallist SubedarAsian Games gold medallist Subedar
Makhan Singh, one of the unsungMakhan Singh, one o...
THE ANSWER IS…
Defeated Milkha Singh in 400 mts
1010
11
Only three women has wonOnly three women has won
the Sports Illustrated’sthe Sports Illustrated’s
Sportsperson of the Y...
THE ANSWER IS…
Mary Decker Slaney
1111
12
An inductee of the International Jewish Sports HallAn inductee of the International Jewish Sports Hall
of Fame, this Du...
12
Then Now
THE ANSWER IS…
Tom Okker
1212
13
Lyubov Burda is a member of the Gold winning SovietLyubov Burda is a member of the Gold winning Soviet
teams at the 196...
THE ANSWER IS…
Nikolai Andrianov
1313
14
Jornada nas EstrelasJornada nas Estrelas is a type of underhand serveis a type of underhand serve
where the ball is hit...
THE ANSWER IS…
Star Trek
1414
15
Continuing a ‘tradition’ which, as per popularContinuing a ‘tradition’ which, as per popular
folklore, started in May, ...
THE ANSWER IS…
Death of David Bowie & Alan Rickman
1515
16
Solve the equation.Solve the equation.
THE ANSWER IS…
Colin Everton Hunte Croft
1616
17
Known as the ‘Cabbage Patch’ as it was built onKnown as the ‘Cabbage Patch’ as it was built on
land previously used to ...
THE ANSWER IS…
Twikenham Stadium
1717
18
Sepp Blatter was handed an 8-year ban following anSepp Blatter was handed an 8-year ban following an
investigation by F...
THE ANSWER IS…
I’ll be Back
1111
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  1. 1. QM: Somnath Chanda Sports Quiz Grand Finale
  2. 2. • Round 1 : Written (6 questions) • Round 2 : Mixed Bag (18 questions) • Round 3 : Written II (6 questions) • Round 4 : Mixed Bag II (18 questions)
  3. 3. by Somnath Chanda Sports Quiz
  4. 4. • 6 questions • Each question carries 5 marks • Full house ensure 10 extra
  5. 5. *
  6. 6. THE ANSWER IS…
  7. 7. Phil Hughes **
  8. 8. 1
  9. 9. 2
  10. 10. 3
  11. 11. 4
  12. 12. 5
  13. 13. 6
  14. 14. 1
  15. 15. Jonah Lomu 11
  16. 16. 2
  17. 17. Yogi Berra 22
  18. 18. 3
  19. 19. Richie Benaud 33
  20. 20. 4
  21. 21. Charlie Sifford 44
  22. 22. 5
  23. 23. Jules Bianchi 55
  24. 24. 6
  25. 25. Je suis Paris 66
  26. 26. by Somnath Chanda Sports Quiz
  27. 27. • 18 questions • Each question carries 10 marks • Infinite Bounce • Limited Pounce (6 per team)
  28. 28. For the forthcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup to beFor the forthcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup to be staged in India, who has been appointed as thestaged in India, who has been appointed as the Project Director asProject Director as ‘he has very good experience‘he has very good experience of media interactions and is well known for hisof media interactions and is well known for his creativity and knowledge of managing eventscreativity and knowledge of managing events and production in India’and production in India’?? *
  29. 29. THE ANSWER IS…
  30. 30. Joy da **
  31. 31. 1 Only two coaches have won the all three majorOnly two coaches have won the all three major European club titles - UEFA ChampionsEuropean club titles - UEFA Champions League/ European Cup, UEFA EuropaLeague/ European Cup, UEFA Europa League/UEFA Cup and UEFA Cup Winners’League/UEFA Cup and UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup. Giovanni Trapattoni won all the three titlesCup. Giovanni Trapattoni won all the three titles with Juventus.with Juventus. Who won it with three different teams?Who won it with three different teams?
  32. 32. THE ANSWER IS…
  33. 33. Udo Lattek 11 Happy Birthday….
  34. 34. 2 Patrick Kypson of USA won the US NationalPatrick Kypson of USA won the US National U-16 Tennis Championship in 2015. Some of theU-16 Tennis Championship in 2015. Some of the other past winners are - Stan Smith, Arthurother past winners are - Stan Smith, Arthur Ashe, Jimmy Connors, John McEnroe, AndreAshe, Jimmy Connors, John McEnroe, Andre Agassi, Jim Courier & Pete Sampras.Agassi, Jim Courier & Pete Sampras. Who became the first non-American to win thisWho became the first non-American to win this title since it started 72 years back?title since it started 72 years back?
  35. 35. THE ANSWER IS…
  36. 36. Ramesh Krishnan 22
  37. 37. 3 After a brief hiatus, X, a full-time bank tellerAfter a brief hiatus, X, a full-time bank teller and part-time beautician, decided for a lastand part-time beautician, decided for a last attempt at the Olympics arena. In the 100 mts,attempt at the Olympics arena. In the 100 mts, X clocked progressively better in each round.X clocked progressively better in each round. X’s timing in the final was even better than allX’s timing in the final was even better than all the men in decathlon. In 200 mts. X twicethe men in decathlon. In 200 mts. X twice broke the WR in the same day.broke the WR in the same day. Identify X.Identify X.
  38. 38. THE ANSWER IS…
  39. 39. Florence Griffith Joyner 33
  40. 40. 4 This disgraceful statue-defacing incident rockedThis disgraceful statue-defacing incident rocked the city of Brantford a few years earlier.the city of Brantford a few years earlier. Identify this little boy, standing along with hisIdentify this little boy, standing along with his parents – Walter & Phyllis, who later became anparents – Walter & Phyllis, who later became an iconic name in the world of sports.iconic name in the world of sports. (vis – next slide also)
  41. 41. 4
  42. 42. THE ANSWER IS…
  43. 43. Wayne Gretzky 44
  44. 44. 5 The bookThe book Fussballhelden GOLD 2010Fussballhelden GOLD 2010 featured 150featured 150 football heroes from each and every World Cup,football heroes from each and every World Cup, drawn by 45 of the world’s best illustrators. Kako, andrawn by 45 of the world’s best illustrators. Kako, an award-winning illustrator and graphic designer, wasaward-winning illustrator and graphic designer, was asked to illustrate the only team to appear on thatasked to illustrate the only team to appear on that book. Each of his portraits of the members of thatbook. Each of his portraits of the members of that team also featured a bird which has a greatteam also featured a bird which has a great significance to that national team.significance to that national team. Members of which team was drawn by Kako?Members of which team was drawn by Kako? (vis of some of the portraits – next slide)
  45. 45. 5
  46. 46. THE ANSWER IS…
  47. 47. Brazilian team in 1970 World Cup 55
  48. 48. 6 AnnMaria De MarsAnnMaria De Mars (vis) is the first woman from heris the first woman from her country to win Gold at the World Judocountry to win Gold at the World Judo Championships, competing in the -56 kg weightChampionships, competing in the -56 kg weight class, during the 1984 World Judo Tournament. Inclass, during the 1984 World Judo Tournament. In 2013, she was named in Forbes’ annual list of the ‘40‍  ​2013, she was named in Forbes’ annual list of the ‘40‍  ​ Women to Watch Over 40’.Women to Watch Over 40’. Name her more famous daughter who has somewhatName her more famous daughter who has somewhat upstaged her by winning a medal in Olympics. upstaged her by winning a medal in Olympics.  (vis – next slide)
  49. 49. 6
  50. 50. THE ANSWER IS…
  51. 51. Ronda Roussey 66
  52. 52. 7 At the time of his death in 2015, Harvey Pollack, theAt the time of his death in 2015, Harvey Pollack, the legendary sports statistician, held the distinction oflegendary sports statistician, held the distinction of being the only individual still working for the NBAbeing the only individual still working for the NBA since its inaugural 1946-47 season.since its inaugural 1946-47 season. His hasty action after a particular match, is famouslyHis hasty action after a particular match, is famously captured in an iconic black-and-white photograph.captured in an iconic black-and-white photograph. With which piece of sporting trivia, much discussedWith which piece of sporting trivia, much discussed in sports quizzes, is he famously associated?in sports quizzes, is he famously associated?
  53. 53. THE ANSWER IS…
  54. 54. He scribbled the number 100 in a piece of paper which was shown by Wilt Chamberlain after his record-breaking feat 77
  55. 55. 8 After learning piano, flute, clarinet and guitar fromAfter learning piano, flute, clarinet and guitar from ages 6 to 14, Greta commenced her professionalages 6 to 14, Greta commenced her professional career in 2010 primarily as a concert classical singer.career in 2010 primarily as a concert classical singer. According to her, she inherited all these musicalAccording to her, she inherited all these musical prowess from one of her family members who wasprowess from one of her family members who was very fond of classical music.very fond of classical music. Why is she being mentioned in today’s sports quiz?Why is she being mentioned in today’s sports quiz?
  56. 56. THE ANSWER IS…
  57. 57. Greta – granddaughter of Don Bradman 88
  58. 58. Who announced his retirement through this poem?Who announced his retirement through this poem? * ““From the momentFrom the moment I started rolling my dad’sI started rolling my dad’s tube sockstube socks And shooting imaginaryAnd shooting imaginary game-winning shotsgame-winning shots In the Great Western ForumIn the Great Western Forum I knew one thing was real:I knew one thing was real: I fell in love with you.I fell in love with you. ……………………………… ……………………………… ………………………….... ………………………….... But my body knows it’s time toBut my body knows it’s time to say goodbyesay goodbye And that’s OK. I’m ready to letAnd that’s OK. I’m ready to let you go.you go. I want you to know now.I want you to know now. So weSo we both can savor every momentboth can savor every moment we have left together.we have left together. The good and the bad.The good and the bad. We have given each other allWe have given each other all that we have.”that we have.”
  59. 59. THE ANSWER IS…
  60. 60. Kobe Bryant **
  61. 61. 9 Considered the most technically difficult routine, itsConsidered the most technically difficult routine, its different variations are as follows :--different variations are as follows :-- ** SingleSingle – seniors normally do not perform this one.– seniors normally do not perform this one. ** DoubleDouble – very popular among the female– very popular among the female performers.performers. ** TripleTriple – usually performed by the males. Very few– usually performed by the males. Very few female performers have tried this in Olympics.female performers have tried this in Olympics. ** QuadrupleQuadruple – yet to be tried in competitions.– yet to be tried in competitions. Identify the sporting routine/move.Identify the sporting routine/move.
  62. 62. THE ANSWER IS…
  63. 63. Axel Jump 99
  64. 64. 10 First gold in Moscow and last gold in Athens andFirst gold in Moscow and last gold in Athens and also winning a few in the other editions --- in thealso winning a few in the other editions --- in the process became the youngest ever (18 yrs) andprocess became the youngest ever (18 yrs) and oldest ever (42 yrs) Olympic champion in his/heroldest ever (42 yrs) Olympic champion in his/her sporting discipline.sporting discipline. Who?Who?
  65. 65. THE ANSWER IS…
  66. 66. Birgit Fischer 1010
  67. 67. 11 ‘‘The Nikopol Trilogy’ is a series of sci-fi graphicThe Nikopol Trilogy’ is a series of sci-fi graphic novels written in French between 1980 and 1992. Thenovels written in French between 1980 and 1992. The stories were later translated into English with thestories were later translated into English with the titles titles Gods in ChaosGods in Chaos, , The Woman TrapThe Woman Trap and and ColdCold EquatorEquator. The central plot, set in 2023 Paris, follows. The central plot, set in 2023 Paris, follows Alcide Nikopol who returns from a 30-year sentenceAlcide Nikopol who returns from a 30-year sentence spent orbiting the Earth under cryo-preservation to findspent orbiting the Earth under cryo-preservation to find France under fascist rule following two nuclear wars.France under fascist rule following two nuclear wars. How the last novel of the trilogy is associated with theHow the last novel of the trilogy is associated with the world of sports?world of sports?
  68. 68. THE ANSWER IS…
  69. 69. Chess-Boxing 1111
  70. 70. 12 A centre-forward, heA centre-forward, he represented Maharasthra forrepresented Maharasthra for several years in the Nationalseveral years in the National Hockey Champioships. HeHockey Champioships. He also played for a long timealso played for a long time in his career for Tata Sportsin his career for Tata Sports Club in regional hockeyClub in regional hockey tournaments.tournaments. Why his name is in theWhy his name is in the record books?record books?
  71. 71. THE ANSWER IS…
  72. 72. Neville DeSouza (scored the only hattrick for India in Olympic football) 1212
  73. 73. 13 After becoming one of the very selected few in theAfter becoming one of the very selected few in the world to execute the [A] perfectly, which Indianworld to execute the [A] perfectly, which Indian sportsperson is now trying to perfect the [B]?sportsperson is now trying to perfect the [B]? A B
  74. 74. THE ANSWER IS…
  75. 75. Dipa Karmakar (A is Produnova & B is Tsukahara) 1313
  76. 76. 14 Tim Peake is going to become theTim Peake is going to become the first male to try something uniquefirst male to try something unique on April 24, 2016. But this ladyon April 24, 2016. But this lady (vis) has already successfully attemptedhas already successfully attempted something similar on April 16, 2007.something similar on April 16, 2007. Put funda.Put funda.
  77. 77. THE ANSWER IS…
  78. 78. Running a marathon on a treadmill at ISS (Peake will ‘run’ the London Marathon. Sunita Williams ‘ran’ the Boston Mararthon) 1414
  79. 79. 15 While completing the shot, the batsman flicked theWhile completing the shot, the batsman flicked the stumps with his foot and the off-side bail wasstumps with his foot and the off-side bail was dislodged. But strangely, it returned into the slotdislodged. But strangely, it returned into the slot perfectly. Wicketkeeper Jack Russell had seenperfectly. Wicketkeeper Jack Russell had seen everything and didn’t appeal. He later said,everything and didn’t appeal. He later said, “I thought“I thought to myself that if I do I won’t make it home. I’ll beto myself that if I do I won’t make it home. I’ll be lynched. The bail didn’t fall off in the end but it stayedlynched. The bail didn’t fall off in the end but it stayed slightly out of its slot.”slightly out of its slot.” What was thus achieved by that slice of luck?What was thus achieved by that slice of luck?
  80. 80. THE ANSWER IS…
  81. 81. Brian Lara overtook Sir Gary Sober’s epic innings of 365 through that shot 1515
  82. 82. 16 John, nicknamed ‘Gypsy’ during his days ofJohn, nicknamed ‘Gypsy’ during his days of glory, made a prophecy about his new-born songlory, made a prophecy about his new-born son who was born weighing just one pound (0.45who was born weighing just one pound (0.45 kg). The son, named by John after a taintedkg). The son, named by John after a tainted sporting hero, turned his words into reality insporting hero, turned his words into reality in presence of a sellout crowd on 29th Nov, 2015.presence of a sellout crowd on 29th Nov, 2015. What did ‘Gypsy’ John’s son achieve onWhat did ‘Gypsy’ John’s son achieve on that day?that day?
  83. 83. THE ANSWER IS…
  84. 84. Tyson Fury became the World Heavyweight Boxing champion 1616
  85. 85. 17 Edgell Westmacott, a relative of A.R. Edgell ofEdgell Westmacott, a relative of A.R. Edgell of Teddington Club of Middlesex got the idea ofTeddington Club of Middlesex got the idea of introducing something in field hockey afterintroducing something in field hockey after watching a game of Garden-Tennis. Introducedwatching a game of Garden-Tennis. Introduced for the first time in a match vs Surbiton at Bushbyfor the first time in a match vs Surbiton at Bushby Park in 1876, it brought about a revolutionaryPark in 1876, it brought about a revolutionary change in hockey.change in hockey. What was thus introduced?What was thus introduced?
  86. 86. THE ANSWER IS…
  87. 87. Striking Circle / D 1717
  88. 88. 18 Whose ad is this?Whose ad is this?
  89. 89. THE ANSWER IS…
  90. 90. Porsche 911 1818
  91. 91. by Somnath Chanda Sports Quiz
  92. 92. • 6 questions • Each question carries 5 marks • Full house ensure 10 extra
  93. 93. *
  94. 94. THE ANSWER IS…
  95. 95. Sunil Gavaskar **
  96. 96. 1
  97. 97. 2
  98. 98. 3
  99. 99. 4
  100. 100. 5
  101. 101. 6
  102. 102. 1
  103. 103. Andy Murray 11
  104. 104. 2
  105. 105. Stuart Broad 22
  106. 106. 3
  107. 107. Ronaldinho 33
  108. 108. 4
  109. 109. Michelle Kwan 44
  110. 110. 5
  111. 111. Shaquille O Neal 55
  112. 112. 6
  113. 113. Michael Schumacher 66
  114. 114. by Somnath Chanda Sports Quiz 4
  115. 115. • 18 questions • Each question carries 10 marks • Infinite Bounce • Limited Pounce (6 per team)
  116. 116. Just find the connection.Just find the connection. *
  117. 117. THE ANSWER IS…
  118. 118. 555 (Jahangir Khan of Pakistan owns the longest winning streak in any sports, winning 555 straight squash matches from 1981-86. & On June 16, 1932 Percy Holmes and Herbert Sutcliffe of Yorkshire made a 555-run stand against Essex) **
  119. 119. 1 South American clubSouth American club SportsSports BoysBoys signed this not-so-signed this not-so- young midfielder in 2014. Heyoung midfielder in 2014. He played a few matches in thatplayed a few matches in that season. Though he didn’t doseason. Though he didn’t do anything spectacular on theanything spectacular on the field, but crowds thronged tofield, but crowds thronged to see him in action.see him in action. Why?Why?
  120. 120. THE ANSWER IS…
  121. 121. Evo Morales (President of Bolivia) 11
  122. 122. 2   This 18-kg trophy wasThis 18-kg trophy was supposedly named after Xsupposedly named after X because the last possiblebecause the last possible game of the inauguralgame of the inaugural Kontinental Hockey LeagueKontinental Hockey League season would take place onseason would take place on April 12, 2008, the anniversaryApril 12, 2008, the anniversary date of X’s seminal event.date of X’s seminal event. Who was X?Who was X?
  123. 123. THE ANSWER IS…
  124. 124. Yuri Gagarin 22
  125. 125. 3 * Artur Yusupov –* Artur Yusupov – “No more theory means more“No more theory means more creativity”creativity”.. * Péter Lékó –* Péter Lékó – “Finally, one is no longer obliged to“Finally, one is no longer obliged to spend the whole night long troubling oneself with thespend the whole night long troubling oneself with the next opponent’s opening moves. The best preparationnext opponent’s opening moves. The best preparation consists just of sleeping well!”consists just of sleeping well!”   * Vassily Ivanchuk –* Vassily Ivanchuk – “Chess is already complicated“Chess is already complicated enough.”enough.” What are they talking about?What are they talking about? (In 2008 FIDE added it to an appendix of the rules of(In 2008 FIDE added it to an appendix of the rules of chess)  chess)  
  126. 126. THE ANSWER IS…
  127. 127. Chess960 / Fischer Random Chess / Fischerandom Chess 33
  128. 128. 4 He was US Pro-Cycling champion in 1985. HeHe was US Pro-Cycling champion in 1985. He also took part in the 1986 TDF. Later on, healso took part in the 1986 TDF. Later on, he became an orthopaedic surgeon in Utah. But hisbecame an orthopaedic surgeon in Utah. But his ‘moment under the sun’ came in 1980.‘moment under the sun’ came in 1980. Who is being talked about?Who is being talked about?
  129. 129. THE ANSWER IS…
  130. 130. Eric Heiden 44
  131. 131. 5 In 1978, Bishan Bedi’s team landed in Pakistan toIn 1978, Bishan Bedi’s team landed in Pakistan to play the first series between the countries since 1961play the first series between the countries since 1961 war. At the airport, the team was met by a team-buswar. At the airport, the team was met by a team-bus and a Toyota waiting. Indian manager, Fatehsinhraoand a Toyota waiting. Indian manager, Fatehsinhrao Gaekwad, the erstwhile King of Baroda, assumedGaekwad, the erstwhile King of Baroda, assumed that the Toyota was sent for him. However, thethat the Toyota was sent for him. However, the chauffeur, informed him that the car was speciallychauffeur, informed him that the car was specially arranged by the people of Pakistan for a ‘journalist’arranged by the people of Pakistan for a ‘journalist’ who was travelling with the Indian team.who was travelling with the Indian team. Who was that Indian ‘journalist’?Who was that Indian ‘journalist’?
  132. 132. THE ANSWER IS…
  133. 133. Lala Amarnath 55
  134. 134. 6 Tennis coach John Johnson had a chance to take aTennis coach John Johnson had a chance to take a close look at a 12 year old kid during a tennisclose look at a 12 year old kid during a tennis camp in 2015. As per the punters, the hill orcamp in 2015. As per the punters, the hill or mound at the Wimbledon could be rechristenedmound at the Wimbledon could be rechristened the ‘ridge’ based on the ‘extraordinary’ skills he isthe ‘ridge’ based on the ‘extraordinary’ skills he is currently displaying.currently displaying. Who is this tennis-star-in-the-making?Who is this tennis-star-in-the-making?
  135. 135. THE ANSWER IS…
  136. 136. Romeo Beckham 66
  137. 137. 7 He went to Melbourne as his country’sHe went to Melbourne as his country’s no. 3 in his event but he won the gold inno. 3 in his event but he won the gold in 3000 metres steeplechase against all odds3000 metres steeplechase against all odds in the 1956 Games. Later with fellowin the 1956 Games. Later with fellow runner John Disley, he founded therunner John Disley, he founded the London Marathon. But despite all these,London Marathon. But despite all these, he is best remembered for a particularhe is best remembered for a particular event where he played the supportingevent where he played the supporting role in the best possible way.role in the best possible way. Who? What role did he play?Who? What role did he play?
  138. 138. THE ANSWER IS…
  139. 139. Chris Basher & he was one of the pace- setters of Roger Bannister’s historic sub-four-minute-mile race 77
  140. 140. 8 This well-known gentlemanThis well-known gentleman who breathed his last just awho breathed his last just a few years ago, was strangelyfew years ago, was strangely accused by a group of angryaccused by a group of angry fans for giving proxy tofans for giving proxy to someone else during a highsomeone else during a high voltage sporting contest involtage sporting contest in the late ‘70s.the late ‘70s. What was the issue?What was the issue?
  141. 141. THE ANSWER IS…
  142. 142. Shanti Gopal was accused of giving proxy to Pele in the match vs MB 88
  143. 143. Identify the singer of this song from a 2015Identify the singer of this song from a 2015 movie which told the story of six UP youths whomovie which told the story of six UP youths who turned kidnappers for their living.turned kidnappers for their living. *
  144. 144. THE ANSWER IS…
  145. 145. **
  146. 146. 9 11stst TestTest 100100thth TestTest Who is being referred to here?Who is being referred to here?
  147. 147. THE ANSWER IS…
  148. 148. Mohandas Menon 99
  149. 149. 10 Asian Games gold medallist SubedarAsian Games gold medallist Subedar Makhan Singh, one of the unsungMakhan Singh, one of the unsung heroes of Indian sports, died anheroes of Indian sports, died an anonymous and pitiable death in 2002.anonymous and pitiable death in 2002. The family’s voices for financial helpThe family’s voices for financial help were heard only when Makhan’s wifewere heard only when Makhan’s wife Salinder Kaur announced that she hadSalinder Kaur announced that she had no choice but to put her husband’sno choice but to put her husband’s awards on sale. awards on sale.  What was his claim to fame?What was his claim to fame?
  150. 150. THE ANSWER IS…
  151. 151. Defeated Milkha Singh in 400 mts 1010
  152. 152. 11 Only three women has wonOnly three women has won the Sports Illustrated’sthe Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the YearSportsperson of the Year award individually. Chrisaward individually. Chris Evert was the first to get it inEvert was the first to get it in 1976 and Serena Williams is1976 and Serena Williams is the third, so far, in 2015.the third, so far, in 2015. Who is the 2Who is the 2ndnd lady in this listlady in this list who came into bigtime newswho came into bigtime news on August 10, 1984?on August 10, 1984?
  153. 153. THE ANSWER IS…
  154. 154. Mary Decker Slaney 1111
  155. 155. 12 An inductee of the International Jewish Sports HallAn inductee of the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame, this Dutch player is one of the mostof Fame, this Dutch player is one of the most successful men’s doubles players of all time. Insuccessful men’s doubles players of all time. In singles also, he has a very impressive career recordsingles also, he has a very impressive career record and reached a career-best ranking of 3 in 1969.and reached a career-best ranking of 3 in 1969. Identify this gentleman who is known as the answerIdentify this gentleman who is known as the answer of a very popular question asked in quizzes.of a very popular question asked in quizzes. (vis –next slide)(vis –next slide)
  156. 156. 12 Then Now
  157. 157. THE ANSWER IS…
  158. 158. Tom Okker 1212
  159. 159. 13 Lyubov Burda is a member of the Gold winning SovietLyubov Burda is a member of the Gold winning Soviet teams at the 1968 and 1972 Olympic Games. Herteams at the 1968 and 1972 Olympic Games. Her husband, a legend in the same sports, coached thehusband, a legend in the same sports, coached the Japan Olympic gymnastics team between 1994 andJapan Olympic gymnastics team between 1994 and 2002, on the invitation of his former rival, Mitsuo2002, on the invitation of his former rival, Mitsuo Tsukahara. And thanks to his work, Japan rose to beTsukahara. And thanks to his work, Japan rose to be one of the leading nations of the world again in theone of the leading nations of the world again in the 2000s.2000s. Identify this legend who was also named twice as theIdentify this legend who was also named twice as the ‘best coach of the year’ in Japan.‘best coach of the year’ in Japan.
  160. 160. THE ANSWER IS…
  161. 161. Nikolai Andrianov 1313
  162. 162. 14 Jornada nas EstrelasJornada nas Estrelas is a type of underhand serveis a type of underhand serve where the ball is hit so high that it comes downwhere the ball is hit so high that it comes down almost in a straight line. Invented and employedalmost in a straight line. Invented and employed almost exclusively by the Brazilian beachalmost exclusively by the Brazilian beach volleyball team in the early 1980s it is nowvolleyball team in the early 1980s it is now considered outdated.considered outdated. What is the popular name of this type of serve?What is the popular name of this type of serve?
  163. 163. THE ANSWER IS…
  164. 164. Star Trek 1414
  165. 165. 15 Continuing a ‘tradition’ which, as per popularContinuing a ‘tradition’ which, as per popular folklore, started in May, 2011, what said to havefolklore, started in May, 2011, what said to have happened as result of these two recent strikes?happened as result of these two recent strikes?
  166. 166. THE ANSWER IS…
  167. 167. Death of David Bowie & Alan Rickman 1515
  168. 168. 16 Solve the equation.Solve the equation.
  169. 169. THE ANSWER IS…
  170. 170. Colin Everton Hunte Croft 1616
  171. 171. 17 Known as the ‘Cabbage Patch’ as it was built onKnown as the ‘Cabbage Patch’ as it was built on land previously used to grow cabbages, it is the 4land previously used to grow cabbages, it is the 4thth largest stadium in Europe. It hosted World Cuplargest stadium in Europe. It hosted World Cup matches in three separate editions, including finalmatches in three separate editions, including final matches in two.matches in two. Identify it from its logo.Identify it from its logo.
  172. 172. THE ANSWER IS…
  173. 173. Twikenham Stadium 1717
  174. 174. 18 Sepp Blatter was handed an 8-year ban following anSepp Blatter was handed an 8-year ban following an investigation by FIFA’s Ethics Committee into ainvestigation by FIFA’s Ethics Committee into a ‘disloyal payment’ of £1.3million made to Platini in‘disloyal payment’ of £1.3million made to Platini in 2011. In a press conference on 21 Dec, 2015, Blatter2011. In a press conference on 21 Dec, 2015, Blatter spoke lengthily and tried to prove his innocence.spoke lengthily and tried to prove his innocence. Expressing his zeal to fightback, he concluded hisExpressing his zeal to fightback, he concluded his speech with a phrase, which has gained iconic statusspeech with a phrase, which has gained iconic status because of its pop-culture reference.because of its pop-culture reference. What were those concluding words?What were those concluding words?
  175. 175. THE ANSWER IS…
  176. 176. I’ll be Back 1111

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