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Easy

In American football, what is the position called of the player who snaps the ball to the quarterback?

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Answer: Center
The center is usually stationed directly in the middle of the offensive line, and it is his job to hand the ball to the quarterback.

Medium

Victoria Azarenka played in the 2012 women's singles of the U.S. Open tournament. Who did she beat in the semi-finals of the tournament?

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Answer: Maria Sharapova
Maria Sharapova was defeated by Victoria Azarenka in the semi-finals of the 2012 women's singles of the U.S. Open Championship. Victoria Azarenka lost to Serena Williams in the final match of the tournament.

Medium

What was the previous name of the NFL before it was changed to the National Football League?

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Answer: American Professional Football Association
Formed in 1920, the American Professional Football Association (APFA) was the previous name of the NFL until 1922, when it was changed to its current name.

Hard

Which player graced the cover of the videogame "Madden NFL 17"?

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Answer: Rob Gronkowski
Rob Gronkowski was the cover athlete for the 2017 edition of Electronic Arts' "Madden NFL", which the Madden franchise being the most-popular amongst NFL-based videogame.

Easy

Simona Halep played in the final of the 2018 Australian Open Championship. Which nation does she hail from?

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Answer: Romania
Simona Halep was born on the 27th of September 1991 in Constanta, Romania.

Easy

What is the regulation height for a basketball hoop?

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Answer: 10 feet
The goal of the game remains placed at 10 feet (3.05m) above the court since the original invention of the game in late 1891.

Medium

What male tennis player has won the most Grand Slam titles?

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Answer: Roger Federer
Roger Federer is a Swiss Tennis Player. Many people have called him the greatest male tennis player of all time.

Hard

Which 2010's NBA player was granted with the nickname "Sauce Castillo"?

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Answer: Nik Stauskas
Shooting guard Nik Stauskas acquired the moniker "Sauce Castillo" due to a closed-captioning error that was made in reference to his real name in 2015.



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