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Easy

Which of the following team cups is played by only women?

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Answer: Fed Cup
The Fed Cup is an international competition for women's team tennis. This Cup was established in 1963 and was initially known as the Federation Cup.

Easy

The playing ground for the sport of tennis is called?

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Answer: Tennis Court
The game of tennis is played on a tennis court. The standard size of a professional tennis court has a length of 78 feet and a width of 27 feet for the singles games. However, for the doubles matches, the width is measured at 36 feet.

Medium

Who won the title for the men's singles of the 2011 Australian Open Championship?

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Answer: Novak Djokovic
Djokovic picked up his second title in the 2011 Australian Open men's singles tournament after a successful victory over Andy Murray in the final.

VeryHard

In what year did Vince Lombardi, the man whom the trophy awarded to the Super Bowl winners is named after, die?

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Answer: 1970
Former NFL player, coach and executive Vince Lombardi prematurely died of cancer at the age of 57 in 1970.

Easy

Which fellow NBA superstar fouled the legendary Isiah Thomas so hard in 1991 that it left the latter permanently scarred?

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Answer: Karl Malone
In December of 1991, Utah Jazz forward Karl Malone inflicted a vicious elbow to Thomas' eye which resulted in a gruesome scene, 40 stitches and a permanent scar. Rightfully this incident is considered one of the most unsportsmanlike acts in NBA history.

Easy

Which country won the 2012 Fed Cup?

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Answer: Czech Republic
The Czech Republic defeated Serbia in the final of the 2012 Fed Cup. By so doing, the Czechs successfully retained their title.

Hard

Which of these 20th century NBA players spent three years playing Major League Baseball before entering the NBA?

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Answer: Danny Ainge
As of 2019, Danny Ainge holds the distinction of being the only athlete in history to be named an All-American in football, baseball and basketball. He played for the Toronto Blue Jays for three seasons before entering the 1981 NBA Draft.

Easy

Which of the following are not types of tennis court?

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Answer: Soft Courts
Soft courts are not a type of tennis court. The rest are all types of playing grounds/surfaces that the game of tennis can be played on.

Medium

Which player was the MVP of the 2014 NBA Finals?

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Answer: Kawhi Leonard
Kawhi Leonard, who played for San Antonio Spurs, was crowned the 2014 NBA Finals MVP. He led The Spurs to a resounding victory over the Miami Heat in the 2014 finals. However, Leonard would later leave the Spurs' organization unceremoniously in 2018.

Hard

Which "Rocky" actor once played in the NFL?

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Answer: Carl Weathers
Carl Weathers, who played the role of Apollo Creed in the "Rocky" franchise, actually was an undrafted played in the NFL from 1971 to 1974.



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