Tennis Trivia and Answers

Tennis is such an exciting sport. Here at TQN we have prepared a small set of fun and educational questions quiz to get you to test your knowledge of the sport and its history. So what are you waiting for? Go ahead for the Grand Slam!

Challenge yourself with a Tennis Trivia Quiz!

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Who eliminated Rafael Nadal in the 2012 Wimbledon Tennis Championship?

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Answer: Lukas Rosol
Rafael Nadal shockingly got eliminated in the second round of the 2012 Wimbledon Tennis Championship. He lost to Czech underdog, Lukas Rosol. Rosol, at that time, was ranked Number 100 whereas Nadal was ranked Number 2.

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Who was the first Asian female tennis player to be ranked world number one by the WTA (Women's Tennis Association)?

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Answer: Naomi Osaka
Naomi Osaka became the first female tennis player from Asia to take the number one spot on the WTA rankings.

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Who eliminated Serena Williams in the 2016 U.S. Open women's single Championship?

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Answer: Karolína Plíšková
Karolína Plíšková crushed Serena Williams out of the semifinals of the 2016 U.S. Open women's single Championship.

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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.

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In the 2018 French Open women's singles tournament, Naomi Osaka was defeated in the third round. Who did she lose to?

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Answer: Madison Keys
Naomi Osaka was defeated by Madison Keys of America in the third round.

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Which year did Serena Williams win her first Australian Open singles Championship?

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Answer: 2003
At the women's singles 2003 Australian Open Championship, Serena defeated her sister Venus in the finals to claim her first women's singles in the Australian Open Championship.

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Which tennis player won the women's singles of the U.S. Open Championship in 2018?

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Answer: Naomi Osaka
Naomi Osaka won her first-ever U.S. Open title in 2018 after winning the final game of the competition. She beat tennis, legend Serena Williams in the final.

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What term is used to describe a situation where a player makes a serve and the ball does not successfully land in his/her opponent's service box?

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Answer: Fault
In a tennis game, a fault occurs when a serving player makes a service, without a successful landing of the ball in the opponent's service box. In this situation, the server is then allowed only a second attempt to serve.

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Which of the following tournaments is not a Grand Slam tournament in the game of tennis?

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Answer: Davis Cup
In the sport of tennis, the Davis Cup is not a Grand Slam tournament. The Davis Cup is part of the four international team cups. It is a tournament that is played by men's national teams from various nations.

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Who was the winner of the men's singles of the 2006 Tennis Masters Cup?

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Answer: Roger Federer
Roger Federer beat James Blake to secure the 2006 Tennis Masters Cup, which was his 12th tennis championship title in that year. The tournament was played in China.



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