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!

Easy

Which of the following tennis players is not a French international?

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Answer: Roger Federer
More information: With the exception of Roger Federer, who is from Switzerland, the rest of the players all hail from France.

Hard

When did female American tennis legend, Serena Williams win her first major tennis championship?

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Answer: 1999
More information: In 1999, at just 17 years old, Serena Williams became a U.S. Open Championship winner, thus, winning her first major tennis tournament in the process.

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

Easy

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

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Answer: Roger Federer
More information: 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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Andre Agassi won his first Olympic gold medal in which year?

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Answer: 1996
More information: The 1996 Olympic tournament, which was held at Atlanta in the USA, saw Andre Agassi pick up his first Olympic gold medal. He won the men's singles tennis event by beating Sergi Bruguera in the final.

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Which player won a gold medal in the Men's Singles in the 2012 London Olympics?

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Answer: Andy Murray
More information: The 2012 London Olympic Games offered Andy Murray his first ever gold medal in the tournament. He won the tennis men's singles event.

Medium

Who won the 1994 men's singles French Open Championship?

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Answer: Sergi Bruguera
More information: Sergi Bruguera defended his title by beating Alberto Berasategui, his fellow countryman in the final of the tournament. He won by a set result of; 6-3, 7-5, 2-6, and 6-1.

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At the men's singles 2014 Wimbledon Championship, which player knocked out defending champion Andy Murray?

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Answer: Grigor Dimitrov
More information: 2013 Wimbledon champion, Andy Murray could not defend his title the subsequent year because he was beaten by Grigor in the quarterfinals of the 2014 men's singles Wimbledon Championship. Novak Djokovic won that year's championship, after a final victory over Roger Federer.

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Which two players won the men's doubles of the 2016 U.S. Open Championship?

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Answer: Bruno Soares and Jamie Murray
More information: Bruno Soares from Brazil and Jamie Murray from Great Britain were the winners of the 2016 U.S. Open men's double Championship title. They defeated Spanish duo, Pablo Carreno Busta and Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in the finals.

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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
More information: 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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