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Sports Quiz Grand Finale

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Sports Quiz Grand Finale

  1. 1. Round 1
  2. 2. What the round is all about????What the round is all about???? * Numbers has a different place in the world of sports, be it for personal landmarks or for some other interesting trivias. * You have to identify the sportspersons associated with each of these numbers. All the best………All the best………
  3. 3. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K The count started on June 22, 1932. It reached the milestone on Sep 22, 2016. Which magical no. is being hinted at? *
  4. 4. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K 500500 (India played it’s 500th test match) *
  5. 5. Quiz by SomnathI I Who has beenWho has been paid tributepaid tribute through this GPO Box no.?through this GPO Box no.? 1 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  6. 6. Quiz by SomnathI I Who became theWho became the 22ndnd manman to reach thisto reach this milestonemilestone onon Aug 11, 2015?Aug 11, 2015? 2 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  7. 7. Quiz by SomnathI I ThisThis 2013-movie2013-movie paidpaid tributetribute to whichto which legendlegend?? 3 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  8. 8. Quiz by SomnathI I This is the story of the ‘This is the story of the ‘ZenZen Master’Master’ who from his days as awho from his days as a preacher’s kidpreacher’s kid grew up to begrew up to be one of theone of the most innovativemost innovative thinkersthinkers of our time.of our time. Who?Who? 4 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  9. 9. Quiz by SomnathI I AA club-recordclub-record was beingwas being celebratedcelebrated in an encounter versusin an encounter versus Atlético Mineiro in 2005.Atlético Mineiro in 2005. Who wasWho was the personthe person associated with this number?associated with this number? 5 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  10. 10. Quiz by SomnathI I Who has beenWho has been paid tributepaid tribute through this GPO Box no.?through this GPO Box no.? 1 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  11. 11. Quiz by SomnathI I Don BradmanDon Bradman (His test batting average – 99.94) 1 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  12. 12. Quiz by SomnathI I Who became theWho became the 22ndnd manman to reach thisto reach this milestonemilestone onon Aug 11, 2015?Aug 11, 2015? 2 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  13. 13. Quiz by SomnathI I Ivo KarlovicIvo Karlovic (Hit his 10,000th ace service) 2 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  14. 14. Quiz by SomnathI I ThisThis 2013-movie2013-movie paidpaid tributetribute to whichto which legendlegend?? 3 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  15. 15. Quiz by SomnathI I Jackie RobinsonJackie Robinson 3 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  16. 16. Quiz by SomnathI I This is the story of the ‘This is the story of the ‘ZenZen Master’Master’ who from his days as awho from his days as a preacher’s kidpreacher’s kid grew up to begrew up to be one of theone of the most innovativemost innovative thinkersthinkers of our time.of our time. Who?Who? 4 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  17. 17. Quiz by SomnathI I Phil JacksonPhil Jackson 4 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  18. 18. Quiz by SomnathI I AA club-recordclub-record was beingwas being celebratedcelebrated in an encounter versusin an encounter versus Atlético Mineiro in 2005.Atlético Mineiro in 2005. Who wasWho was the personthe person associated with this number?associated with this number? 5 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  19. 19. Quiz by SomnathI I Rogerio CeniRogerio Ceni (His 618th appearance for Sao Paulo FC) 5 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  20. 20. Round 2
  21. 21. Quiz by SomnathI I Identify thisIdentify this 19-year old19-year old lady who became thelady who became the mostmost decorateddecorated USUS sportswoman in her sports,sportswoman in her sports, with a combined haul ofwith a combined haul of 1919 Olympic and WorldOlympic and World Championship medalsChampionship medals. .  * Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  22. 22. Quiz by SomnathI I Simone BilesSimone Biles * Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  23. 23. Quiz by SomnathI I Kaur SinghKaur Singh, an, an ArjunaArjuna Awardee (in 1982) andAwardee (in 1982) and PadmashreePadmashree Awardee (in 1983), started his journey in sports after joiningAwardee (in 1983), started his journey in sports after joining Indian ArmyIndian Army as havildar in 1971. He remained theas havildar in 1971. He remained the NationalNational Champion till 1983Champion till 1983 and also won anand also won an Asian Games Gold inAsian Games Gold in 19821982. But despite all these achievements, his moment of glory. But despite all these achievements, his moment of glory came oncame on 2727thth Jan, 1980Jan, 1980 during anduring an exhibition matchexhibition match playedplayed in front of a crowd of over 50,000 people inin front of a crowd of over 50,000 people in Delhi’sDelhi’s National StadiumNational Stadium.. Who wasWho was his opponenthis opponent in that match?in that match? 1 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  24. 24. Quiz by SomnathI I Muhammad AliMuhammad Ali 1 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  25. 25. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K JustJust weave a happy-ending wala storyweave a happy-ending wala story afterafter connectingconnecting the dots.the dots. 2
  26. 26. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K Kenyan Olympic champ Faith KipyegonKenyan Olympic champ Faith Kipyegon won electricity for her villagewon electricity for her village 2
  27. 27. Quiz by SomnathI I   AnAn arrest warrantarrest warrant has been issued in August 2016 for Xhas been issued in August 2016 for X overover a failed coupa failed coup. US-based Islamic preacher Fethullah. US-based Islamic preacher Fethullah Gülen is the main accused of running anGülen is the main accused of running an armed terrorarmed terror groupgroup - Fethullah Terror Organisation (FTO). Prosecutors- Fethullah Terror Organisation (FTO). Prosecutors have charged X withhave charged X with membership of FTOmembership of FTO.. Identify thisIdentify this sporting-greatsporting-great (X) who had started his career in(X) who had started his career in politics in 2011politics in 2011 when he was elected as an MP forwhen he was elected as an MP for the the Justice and Development PartyJustice and Development Party.. 3 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  28. 28. Quiz by SomnathI I Hakan SukurHakan Sukur 3 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  29. 29. Quiz by SomnathI I   Robert LeGendreRobert LeGendre of USA set aof USA set a WRWR in long jumpin long jump, when he cleared, when he cleared 7.76 m in the 1924 Paris Games. But,7.76 m in the 1924 Paris Games. But, instead of LeGrande, theinstead of LeGrande, the gold medalgold medal was given to his fellow countrymanwas given to his fellow countryman DeHart HubbardDeHart Hubbard despite clearingdespite clearing 7.445 m.7.445 m. Why?Why? 4 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  30. 30. Quiz by SomnathI I Robert did that in Pentathlon butRobert did that in Pentathlon but didn’t qualify in long jump eventdidn’t qualify in long jump event 4 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  31. 31. Quiz by SomnathI I ThisThis recent newsmakerrecent newsmaker used to playused to play college footballcollege football forfor Georgia and was selected by theGeorgia and was selected by the Los Angeles RamsLos Angeles Rams in thein the 1111thth round of the 1990 NFL Draft. He played three years inround of the 1990 NFL Draft. He played three years in thethe NFLNFL (1990 with the Rams, 1993-94 with the Atlanta(1990 with the Rams, 1993-94 with the Atlanta Falcons) and also saw stints in the CFL andFalcons) and also saw stints in the CFL and World LeagueWorld League of American Footballof American Football. But his. But his most successful sportingmost successful sporting career startedcareer started in the late 1990s.in the late 1990s. WhoWho?? (vis – next slide)(vis – next slide) 5 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  32. 32. Quiz by SomnathI I 5 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  33. 33. Quiz by SomnathI I   Bill GoldbergBill Goldberg 5 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  34. 34. Quiz by SomnathI I ThoughThough France missedFrance missed a great chance of becoming thea great chance of becoming the champion of thechampion of the Euro Cup as a host nationEuro Cup as a host nation in 2016in 2016 edition,edition, Republic of AbkhaziaRepublic of Abkhazia became thebecame the first host nationfirst host nation to win the ConIFA World Football Cup in 2016to win the ConIFA World Football Cup in 2016. Other. Other teams to take part in that 12-team tournament includeteams to take part in that 12-team tournament include Northern CyprusNorthern Cyprus,, SomalilandSomaliland andand Western ArmeniaWestern Armenia.. What is theWhat is the primary eligibility criteriaprimary eligibility criteria of the teams toof the teams to taketake partpart in the ConIFA World Football Cup?in the ConIFA World Football Cup? 6 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  35. 35. Quiz by SomnathI I   Unaffiliated with FIFAUnaffiliated with FIFA 6 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  36. 36. Quiz by SomnathI I Padma SirsanaPadma Sirsana – According to the yogis, it is the advanced– According to the yogis, it is the advanced stage of thestage of the pose of standing upside downpose of standing upside down. The performer is. The performer is required to maintain his balance throught therequired to maintain his balance throught the head placed onhead placed on the earththe earth.. AstavakrasanaAstavakrasana – Named after Astavakra, an ancient sage, this– Named after Astavakra, an ancient sage, this particular pose is also difficult as one has toparticular pose is also difficult as one has to balance his/herbalance his/her body in the air on one palmbody in the air on one palm.. TheThe successful executionsuccessful execution of which seeminglyof which seemingly death-defyingdeath-defying actact started thestarted the comparisoncomparison with these two difficult yogawith these two difficult yoga postures?postures? (vis – next slide)(vis – next slide) 7 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  37. 37. Quiz by SomnathI I 7 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  38. 38. Quiz by SomnathI I   Produnova Vault by Dipa KarmakarProdunova Vault by Dipa Karmakar 7 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  39. 39. Quiz by SomnathI I Why did theseWhy did these three homemakersthree homemakers suddenly come intosuddenly come into attention ofattention of millions of sports loversmillions of sports lovers?? 8 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  40. 40. Quiz by SomnathI I   Nayi Soch Campaign of Star PlusNayi Soch Campaign of Star Plus 8 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  41. 41. Quiz by SomnathI I Why this particularWhy this particular Vogue-coverVogue-cover created hugecreated huge controversycontroversy?? * Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  42. 42. Quiz by SomnathI I Similarity to King Kong posterSimilarity to King Kong poster * Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  43. 43. Quiz by SomnathI I Khatuna LorigKhatuna Lorig representedrepresented three different teamsthree different teams inin Olympics after usingOlympics after using three different surnamesthree different surnames. Currently. Currently part of thepart of the US archery teamUS archery team, she won a gold in the 2015 Pan, she won a gold in the 2015 Pan American Games.American Games. In 2011In 2011, after taking a break she, after taking a break she concentrated on aconcentrated on a special coaching assignmentspecial coaching assignment. Her. Her student’s performancestudent’s performance was seen for the first time inwas seen for the first time in 20122012 and then after regular intervals inand then after regular intervals in consecutive years, uptoconsecutive years, upto 20152015.. WhomWhom did she taught?did she taught? 9 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  44. 44. Quiz by SomnathI I   Jennifer LawrenceJennifer Lawrence (for Hunger Games movie-series)(for Hunger Games movie-series) 9 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  45. 45. Quiz by SomnathI I James Patrick MurphyJames Patrick Murphy made over 200 appearances for West made over 200 appearances for West Bromwich Albion and wonBromwich Albion and won 15 caps for Wales15 caps for Wales during theduring the 1930s1930s. After becoming the. After becoming the manager of the Welshmanager of the Welsh nationalnational team, histeam, his biggest moment of glorybiggest moment of glory came when Wales defeatedcame when Wales defeated Israel and Israel and qualified for the 1958 FIFA World Cupqualified for the 1958 FIFA World Cup in Sweden. in Sweden. Without savouring the success of that win, why he had toWithout savouring the success of that win, why he had to relinquish his postrelinquish his post of Welsh-team coach immediately becauseof Welsh-team coach immediately because ofof something which happened elsewheresomething which happened elsewhere on that day?on that day?   10 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  46. 46. Quiz by SomnathI I He took over the charge of Man Utd.He took over the charge of Man Utd. team after that 1958 Munich-Crashteam after that 1958 Munich-Crash 10 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  47. 47. Quiz by SomnathI I Sugar Ray RobinsonSugar Ray Robinson was scheduled to fight 22-year oldwas scheduled to fight 22-year old Jimmy DoyleJimmy Doyle on June 25, 1947. Juston June 25, 1947. Just few days beforefew days before thethe fight,fight, Robinson wanted to back outRobinson wanted to back out. Fight promoters, who. Fight promoters, who stood to lose money by his decision, brought in astood to lose money by his decision, brought in a CatholicCatholic priespriest to sort out the matter. Robinson later agreed to taket to sort out the matter. Robinson later agreed to take part.part. Why thisWhy this apocryphal storyapocryphal story has since became anhas since became an urbanurban legendlegend?? 11 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  48. 48. Quiz by SomnathI I Robinson had a dream that heRobinson had a dream that he would kill Doyle on ring. In reality, itwould kill Doyle on ring. In reality, it happened exactly likewise.happened exactly likewise. 11 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  49. 49. Quiz by SomnathI I In theIn the Men’s pole vaultMen’s pole vault event at theevent at the 1936 Berlin1936 Berlin Games,Games, both the Japaneseboth the Japanese medallists were given themedallists were given the medal which was dubbed asmedal which was dubbed as the ‘the ‘Medal of FriendshipMedal of Friendship’.’. What wasWhat was so specialso special aboutabout that medal?that medal? 12 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  50. 50. Quiz by SomnathI I Half-silver, half-bronze medalHalf-silver, half-bronze medal 12 Nishida and Oe tied for 2nd place. Both denied to take part in a tie-breaker out of mutual respect. Oe took the bronze while Nishida was left with silver for the record. Back in Japan, they had a jeweler cut their medals in half and fuse them back together, creating this unique medal. Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  51. 51. Quiz by SomnathI I AA Serie BSerie B match betweenmatch between Virtus EntellaVirtus Entella andand VicenzaVicenza waswas played on 10played on 10thth Oct, 2016. TheOct, 2016. The event followedevent followed after this isafter this is somethingsomething pretty uniquepretty unique.. WhatWhat happened after thathappened after that?? 13 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  52. 52. Quiz by SomnathI I First Green Card was shown toFirst Green Card was shown to Cristiano GalanoCristiano Galano (Vicenza attacker Galano helped the referee decide(Vicenza attacker Galano helped the referee decide whether his shot touched a defender or not, when awhether his shot touched a defender or not, when a corner was given after a shot from a tight angle. Thecorner was given after a shot from a tight angle. The referee said it was a corner, but the oppositionreferee said it was a corner, but the opposition defenders asked him to confirm with Galano, anddefenders asked him to confirm with Galano, and the attacker duly said that his hit was clean - and itthe attacker duly said that his hit was clean - and it should be a goal kick.)should be a goal kick.)    13 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  53. 53. Quiz by SomnathI I TheThe latest test match-stadium in Indialatest test match-stadium in India has the followinghas the following names associated with it’s different landmarks :--names associated with it’s different landmarks :-- * Pavilions :* Pavilions : Col. C.K. NayuduCol. C.K. Nayudu and and Capt. Mushtaq AliCapt. Mushtaq Ali * Dressing Rooms : * Dressing Rooms : MAK PataudiMAK Pataudi and  and Rahul DravidRahul Dravid After whichAfter which Padma Shri awardeePadma Shri awardee, considered to be a, considered to be a ‘‘legendlegend’, the’, the Commentary BoxCommentary Box has been named?has been named? 14 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  54. 54. Quiz by SomnathI I Sushil DoshiSushil Doshi 14 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  55. 55. Quiz by SomnathI I OnOn 2929thth Sep, 2016Sep, 2016, David Johnson, David Johnson won awon a $100 challenge$100 challenge amidst allamidst all thethe big gunsbig guns at theat the HazeltineHazeltine National Golf ClubNational Golf Club in Chaska,in Chaska, Minn. It actually worked as aMinn. It actually worked as a perfectperfect curtain-raisercurtain-raiser for thefor the events to unfoldevents to unfold few days later.few days later. WhatWhat did Johnson dodid Johnson do on that day?on that day? 15 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  56. 56. Quiz by SomnathI I Ryder Cup fan wins $100 after EuropeansRyder Cup fan wins $100 after Europeans issue putting challengeissue putting challenge 15 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  57. 57. Round 3
  58. 58. What the round is all about????What the round is all about???? * Clues regarding some noted sportsperson are given. * You have to identify the sportspersons against each clue. The name or the surname will fit in to solve the crossword. * There’s a certain connection between all the answers in this puzzle. Just guess that, at the end, to get the bonus. All the best………All the best………
  59. 59. Quiz by SomnathI I * Down 1. Her biggest moment in life came a year after she got the Padmashree in 1999. (6) 2. The biography titled – ‘Forgive Me Amma’ chronicles the life of this sportsman who has played for clubs in France, UK, Malaysia, Germany and Hong Kong. (7) 5. A big fan of John McEnroe, his father-in-law is a former national champion in bridge. (9) 7. Tatyana’s loss became her gain. (4) 10. Former World No. 1, he won golds in World Cup, World Championship and Commonwealth Games. (1,1,1) Across 3. This Retd. Colonel is now guiding his son Manav to keep the family name shining. (7) 4. He is a 6-time winner of the professional-level and a 3-time winner of the amateur World Championships. (4)  6. In 2015, he was honoured with the top country award at the Spanish Embassy, Delhi for helping to bring glory to both India & Spain. (5) 8. An Olympic-medallist, he currently holds one World Record, jointly with three others. (6) 9. This Nepal-born Naib-Subedar in the 11 Gorkha Rifles first caught the eye in 2014 World Cup in Munich. (4) 10. Her would-be husband Satyawart Kadian also represented India in the same sport. (5) 11. This straight-talking muscleman won a gold in 2006 Asian Games after losing his father just weeks before. (9) Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  60. 60. Quiz by SomnathI I *Down 1. Her biggest moment in life came a year after she got the Padmashree in 1999. (6) 2. The biography titled – ‘Forgive Me Amma’ chronicles the life of this sportsman who has played for clubs in France, UK, Malaysia, Germany and Hong Kong. (7) 5. A big fan of John McEnroe, his father-in-law is a former national champion in bridge. (9) 7. Tatyana’s loss became her gain. (4) 10. Former World No. 1, he won golds in World Cup, World Championship and Commonwealth Games. (1,1,1) Across 3. This Retd. Colonel is now guiding his son Manav to keep the family name shining. (7) 4. He is a 6-time winner of the professional-level and a 3-time winner of the amateur World Championships. (4)  6. In 2015, he was honoured with the top country award at the Spanish Embassy, Delhi for helping to bring glory to both India & Spain. (5) 8. An Olympic-medallist, he currently holds one World Record, jointly with three others. (6) 9. This Nepal-born Naib-Subedar in the 11 Gorkha Rifles first caught the eye in 2014 World Cup in Munich. (4) 10. Her would-be husband Satyawart Kadian also represented India in the same sport. (5) 11. This straight-talking muscleman won a gold in 2006 Asian Games after losing his father just weeks before. (9) Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  61. 61. Quiz by SomnathI I * Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K So, the connection is…..So, the connection is…..
  62. 62. Round 4
  63. 63. What the round is all about????What the round is all about???? * We all have our own fanboy/fangirl moments. * You have to identify the noted sportspersons who graduated from their days of fanboy /fangirl to have their own fan-following. All the best………All the best………
  64. 64. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K * Clue – From an awkward schoolboy in 2008 to a worthyFrom an awkward schoolboy in 2008 to a worthy competitor in 2016 and eventually a winner beating his idol.competitor in 2016 and eventually a winner beating his idol.
  65. 65. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K Joseph SchoolingJoseph Schooling *
  66. 66. Quiz by SomnathI I Clue – The fangirl, with the middle name Genevieve, is aThe fangirl, with the middle name Genevieve, is a 5-time Olympic gold medalist and 9-time world champion.5-time Olympic gold medalist and 9-time world champion. 1 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  67. 67. Quiz by SomnathI I 2 Clue – One ofOne of only four menonly four men to have wonto have won four or morefour or more WorldWorld ChampionshipChampionship titles, he hadtitles, he had held numerousheld numerous ‘youngest’‘youngest’ records in hisrecords in his sport till fewsport till few years ago.years ago. Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  68. 68. Quiz by SomnathI I 3 Clue – TheThe fanboy holds afanboy holds a unique recordunique record of neverof never getting out forgetting out for a Goldena Golden Duck in theDuck in the 286 times he286 times he has batted inhas batted in his test career.his test career. Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  69. 69. Quiz by SomnathI I 4 Clue – The young lady and herThe young lady and her fraternal twin sister Charlotte arefraternal twin sister Charlotte are named after royal siblings ofnamed after royal siblings of Britain. Her vociferous fans areBritain. Her vociferous fans are lovingly known as the Genielovingly known as the Genie Army.Army. Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  70. 70. Quiz by SomnathI I 5 Clue – The 2The 2ndnd innings of hisinnings of his career iscareer is proving to beproving to be moremore successfulsuccessful than the 1than the 1stst innings duringinnings during which he wonwhich he won an Olympican Olympic Gold Medal inGold Medal in the 1990s.the 1990s. Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  71. 71. Quiz by SomnathI I Clue – The fangirl, with the middle name Genevieve, is aThe fangirl, with the middle name Genevieve, is a 5-time Olympic gold medalist and 9-time world champion.5-time Olympic gold medalist and 9-time world champion. 1 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  72. 72. Quiz by SomnathI I Katie LedeckyKatie Ledecky 1 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  73. 73. Quiz by SomnathI I 2 Clue – One ofOne of only four menonly four men to have wonto have won four or morefour or more WorldWorld ChampionshipChampionship titles, he hadtitles, he had held numerousheld numerous ‘youngest’‘youngest’ records in hisrecords in his sport till fewsport till few years ago.years ago. Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  74. 74. Quiz by SomnathI I Sebastian VettelSebastian Vettel 2 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  75. 75. Quiz by SomnathI I 3 Clue – TheThe fanboy holds afanboy holds a unique recordunique record of neverof never getting out forgetting out for a Goldena Golden Duck in theDuck in the 286 times he286 times he has batted inhas batted in his test career.his test career. Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  76. 76. Quiz by SomnathI I Rahul DravidRahul Dravid 3 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  77. 77. Quiz by SomnathI I 4 Clue – The young lady and herThe young lady and her fraternal twin sister Charlotte arefraternal twin sister Charlotte are named after royal siblings ofnamed after royal siblings of Britain. Her vociferous fans areBritain. Her vociferous fans are lovingly known as the Genielovingly known as the Genie Army.Army. Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  78. 78. Quiz by SomnathI I Eugenie BouchardEugenie Bouchard 4 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  79. 79. Quiz by SomnathI I 5 Clue – The 2The 2ndnd innings of hisinnings of his career iscareer is proving to beproving to be moremore successfulsuccessful than the 1than the 1stst innings duringinnings during which he wonwhich he won an Olympican Olympic Gold Medal inGold Medal in the 1990s.the 1990s. Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  80. 80. Quiz by SomnathI I Pep GuardiolaPep Guardiola 5 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  81. 81. Round 5
  82. 82. Quiz by SomnathI I Currently ensconced in theCurrently ensconced in the third tierthird tier of the English League,of the English League, Bradford City FCBradford City FC started to make huge profit from thestarted to make huge profit from the salesale of its merchandises since 2002of its merchandises since 2002.. As a result of that, ‘As a result of that, ‘whowho’ was made an’ was made an honorary memberhonorary member ofof thethe Bradford City Supporters’ ClubBradford City Supporters’ Club?? * Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  83. 83. Quiz by SomnathI I Harry PotterHarry Potter * Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  84. 84. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz - 2016 I IAntaragni, IIT-K This commerciallyThis commercially successful numbersuccessful number, originally released in, originally released in July, 2015 cameJuly, 2015 came into newsinto news for afor a non-musical reasonnon-musical reason duringduring thethe mid-2016mid-2016.. What isWhat is this music-videothis music-video doing in a sports quiz?doing in a sports quiz? 1
  85. 85. Quiz by SomnathI I   Antoine Grizzmann goal-scoringAntoine Grizzmann goal-scoring celebrationcelebration 1 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  86. 86. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz - 2016 I IAntaragni, IIT-K This Ranji TrophyThis Ranji Trophy group league matchgroup league match, played in 2000,, played in 2000, helped someone’s entryhelped someone’s entry into an elite league. It resulted intointo an elite league. It resulted into something big on May 2016something big on May 2016.. Explain.Explain. (vis of incomplete scorecards – next two slides)(vis of incomplete scorecards – next two slides) 2
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  89. 89. Quiz by SomnathI I Anurag Thakur’s only Ranji matchAnurag Thakur’s only Ranji match 2 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  90. 90. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz - 2016 I IAntaragni, IIT-K Considered theConsidered the greatestgreatest volleyball player of the 20volleyball player of the 20thth centurycentury,, Karch KiralyKarch Kiraly coached the United Statescoached the United States women's team at the Rio 2016women's team at the Rio 2016 Olympics.Olympics. As a player, whichAs a player, which uniqueunique recordrecord does he hold?does he hold? 3
  91. 91. Quiz by SomnathI I Only player to have won OlympicOnly player to have won Olympic gold medals in both volleyballgold medals in both volleyball categories - beach and indoorcategories - beach and indoor 4 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  92. 92. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz - 2016 I IAntaragni, IIT-K Grand Slam Development FundGrand Slam Development Fund helps support thehelps support the International Tennis FederationInternational Tennis Federation tournament programme.tournament programme. Last year, someLast year, some $2,65,000 were added$2,65,000 were added to this fund from theto this fund from the four Grand Slam events. During his short sojourn atfour Grand Slam events. During his short sojourn at 2016-US2016-US OpenOpen,, Bernard TomicBernard Tomic contributed the most ($13,300) tocontributed the most ($13,300) to this fund.this fund. What is theWhat is the main sourcemain source of this benevolent fund?of this benevolent fund? 4
  93. 93. Quiz by SomnathI I Proceeds from fines from the playersProceeds from fines from the players 4 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  94. 94. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz - 2016 I IAntaragni, IIT-K Edward JMD PlunkettEdward JMD Plunkett, 18, 18thth Baron ofBaron of Dunsany was an Anglo-Irish writer andDunsany was an Anglo-Irish writer and dramatist, notable for his worksdramatist, notable for his works published under the namepublished under the name LordLord DunsanyDunsany. He was. He was nominated for thenominated for the Nobel PrizeNobel Prize by Irish PEN, but lostby Irish PEN, but lost to Bertrand Russell. In theto Bertrand Russell. In the world ofworld of sportssports, he was also known as the, he was also known as the founder of an asymmetric variantfounder of an asymmetric variant of of a sports which pitsa sports which pits regular againstregular against irregularirregular.. PutPut fundafunda.  .   5
  95. 95. Quiz by SomnathI I Dunsany’s ChessDunsany’s Chess 5 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  96. 96. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz - 2016 I IAntaragni, IIT-K   Diagnosed withDiagnosed with Graves’ diseaseGraves’ disease, she underwent extensive, she underwent extensive therapy. At one point of time, shetherapy. At one point of time, she had to crawlhad to crawl and orand or bebe carriedcarried. A doctor was. A doctor was considered amputatingconsidered amputating her feet.her feet. Amazingly, after recovering sheAmazingly, after recovering she won 3 Olympic goldswon 3 Olympic golds. Her. Her mostmost prominent feature in her looksprominent feature in her looks came as thecame as the result ofresult of a contesta contest her father devised toher father devised to get rid of one of her badget rid of one of her bad habitshabits as a child.as a child. Identify thatIdentify that champion sportspersonchampion sportsperson.. What is theWhat is the most striking featuremost striking feature in her appearance?in her appearance? 6
  97. 97. Quiz by SomnathI I Gail Devers & her fingernailsGail Devers & her fingernails 6 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  98. 98. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz - 2016 I IAntaragni, IIT-K During his early years with theDuring his early years with the Soo GreyhoundsSoo Greyhounds, his, his favouritefavourite numbernumber which was chosen as awhich was chosen as a tribute to his idoltribute to his idol Gordie HoweGordie Howe was taken up by another of his teammates. Hewas taken up by another of his teammates. He decided to ‘up the ante’ and went for adecided to ‘up the ante’ and went for a double-tributedouble-tribute. His. His formform andand other superstitous beliefsother superstitous beliefs made it stuckmade it stuck throughout his glittering professional careerthroughout his glittering professional career.. WhatWhat is being talked about?is being talked about? 7
  99. 99. Quiz by SomnathI I Wayne Gretzky’s jersey no. 99Wayne Gretzky’s jersey no. 99 7 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  100. 100. Quiz by SomnathI I X worked withX worked with Hot WheelsHot Wheels to create the ‘to create the ‘Spin KingSpin King’, a’, a limited edition car which was released in 2012.limited edition car which was released in 2012. Who isWho is XX?? * Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  101. 101. Quiz by SomnathI I Shane WarneShane Warne * Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  102. 102. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz - 2016 I IAntaragni, IIT-K    X’s father, aX’s father, a daily wage labourerdaily wage labourer, was left, was left bed-riddenbed-ridden inin a bus accident and hera bus accident and her mother went into a depressionmother went into a depression following this, pushing her family intofollowing this, pushing her family into extreme povertyextreme poverty.. During those days her family had toDuring those days her family had to eat mudeat mud on a regularon a regular basis just to survive as rice water was a luxury.basis just to survive as rice water was a luxury. Today, X is theToday, X is the most successful athletemost successful athlete in her categoryin her category havinghaving broken her own National record 4 timesbroken her own National record 4 times.. IdentifyIdentify XX, who came into the news for, who came into the news for not-so-good-not-so-good- reasons in Rio-2016reasons in Rio-2016.. 8
  103. 103. Quiz by SomnathI I O.P. JaishaO.P. Jaisha 8 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  104. 104. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K    Known asKnown as one of the oldest ballone of the oldest ball gamesgames, it was played in, it was played in EgyptEgypt forfor more than four thousand years. Itmore than four thousand years. It was also pretty common inwas also pretty common in ancientancient RomeRome and manyand many South AmericanSouth American culturescultures.. Identify theIdentify the sportsport which made it’swhich made it’s debut in Olympics at the1936debut in Olympics at the1936 Games in Berlin, but dropped afterGames in Berlin, but dropped after that, only to bethat, only to be resumed atresumed at the 1972 Gamesthe 1972 Games, both at Germany., both at Germany. 9
  105. 105. Quiz by SomnathI I HandballHandball 9 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  106. 106. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K   On 5On 5thth May 2016, The May 2016, The ISL Regulatory CommissionISL Regulatory Commission fined fined FC Goa on disciplinary groundsFC Goa on disciplinary grounds in the ISL 2015in the ISL 2015 final controversy. Members of the Commission, chaired byfinal controversy. Members of the Commission, chaired by Hon’ble Mr. Justice D.A. Mehta consisted of only oneHon’ble Mr. Justice D.A. Mehta consisted of only one sportsman who is mostly remembered for a ‘sportsman who is mostly remembered for a ‘childishchildish encounterencounter’ with one of our’ with one of our cross-border rivalscross-border rivals duringduring aa global event in the 1990sglobal event in the 1990s.. WhoWho? Which? Which incidentincident?? 10
  107. 107. Quiz by SomnathI I Kiran More & the jumping incidentKiran More & the jumping incident of Javed Miandad in the 1992 WCof Javed Miandad in the 1992 WC 10 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  108. 108. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K The 19-year-oldThe 19-year-old Femke Van den Driessche’s defeatFemke Van den Driessche’s defeat to ato a legal caselegal case highlighted a menace for the first time.highlighted a menace for the first time. AmauryAmaury Sport OrganisationSport Organisation, chief organiser of an, chief organiser of an annual eventannual event decided todecided to introduceintroduce something as a direct consequence ofsomething as a direct consequence of that case.that case. PutPut fundafunda.. (vis – next slide)(vis – next slide) 11
  109. 109. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K 11
  110. 110. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz - 2016 I IAntaragni, IIT-K Introduction of Thermal CamerasIntroduction of Thermal Cameras to detect motor-doping in TDF ‘16to detect motor-doping in TDF ‘16 11
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  112. 112. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K    With whichWith which legendlegend wouldwould youyou connect allconnect all these cluesthese clues?? 12
  113. 113. Quiz by SomnathI I Billie Jean KingBillie Jean King 12 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  114. 114. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K    Citing someCiting some tragic on-field incidentstragic on-field incidents (including other(including other sports also),sports also), Alex Torres of San Diego PadresAlex Torres of San Diego Padres started tostarted to use something since the June 21, 2014 game against theuse something since the June 21, 2014 game against the LosLos Angeles DodgersAngeles Dodgers. Though, he has been. Though, he has been laughed at bylaughed at by opponentsopponents, razzed by teammates and mocked by fans,, razzed by teammates and mocked by fans, ticket sales increasedticket sales increased during the matches of Padresduring the matches of Padres because of him.because of him. What isWhat is so funnyso funny about it?about it? (He now plays for New York Mets)(He now plays for New York Mets) 13
  115. 115. Quiz by SomnathI I Wears an oversize Baseball CapsWears an oversize Baseball Caps with protective-fillingwith protective-filling 13 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  116. 116. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K   Why did this ‘Why did this ‘hottiehottie’, with the middle name Sue,’, with the middle name Sue, createcreate historyhistory onon June 2008June 2008?? (She is the most successful sportswoman in her sport)(She is the most successful sportswoman in her sport) 14
  117. 117. Quiz by SomnathI I Danica Patrick’s win in the 2008Danica Patrick’s win in the 2008 Indy Japan 300 is the only women'sIndy Japan 300 is the only women's victory in an IndyCar Series race victory in an IndyCar Series race  14 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K
  118. 118. Quiz by SomnathSports Quiz (Grand Finale) I IAntaragni-2K16, IIT-K    The reasons behind this ‘The reasons behind this ‘ritualritual’ has been the cause of much’ has been the cause of much speculation, ranging from thespeculation, ranging from the astrologicalastrological to theto the completelycompletely bizzarebizzare. The. The effect of zodiac signeffect of zodiac sign of the person (Cancer) hasof the person (Cancer) has been said to be responsible. But as revealed later by the personbeen said to be responsible. But as revealed later by the person himself, it’s hishimself, it’s his retirement planretirement plan. After his retirement he’ll. After his retirement he’ll watch the videos of his matches, look closely at thewatch the videos of his matches, look closely at the sponsorssponsors logos on the itemslogos on the items andand figure out which matchfigure out which match thatthat particular item belong to.particular item belong to. WhatWhat ritualritual has been referred to here?has been referred to here? 15
  119. 119. Quiz by SomnathI I MSD collects a stump for eachMSD collects a stump for each victoryvictory 15 Sports Quiz (Grand Finale) Antaragni-2K16, IIT-K

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