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!

Hard

In Great Britain, which organization is in charge of lawn tennis?

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Answer: LTA
The national governing body for lawn tennis in Great Britain is known as the Lawn Tennis Association (LTA). It was instituted in 1888.

Medium

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.

Easy

A tennis game with one player on each side is called?

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Answer: A Singles Match
In the sport of tennis, a game that involves one player on each side is known as a singles match.

Hard

How many U.S. Open titles has ex-tennis player, Jimmy Connors won?

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Answer: 5
All through Jimmy Connors' carrier, he has amazed a total of 5 U.S. Open titles. His last title in the U.S. Open came in 1983 where he defended his title by beating Ivan Lendl in the final game of the competition.

VeryHard

The first Australian tennis player to win the Wimbledon Championship was known as?

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Answer: Brookes
In the year 1907, Brookes became the first Australian to win the Wimbledon title. His triumph also meant that he was the first non-British to ever win the title.

Medium

The first male African-American tennis player to win the U.S Open and the Wimbledon tournaments was?

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Answer: Arthur Ashe
Arthur Ashe was an African-American tennis player. He was born in 1943 in Virginia. In 1968, he set a record as the first African-American to win the U.S. Open title. In 1975, Ashe set another record by becoming the first African-American to win the Wimbledon title.

Hard

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

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Answer: Shingo Kunieda
In 2011, Shingo Kunieda, who is a Japanese international, picked up his fourth title of the Australian Open Wheelchair men's singles Championship. He beat Stephane Houdet in the final game of the tournament.

Medium

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.

Medium

The winner of the men's singles 2010 U.S. Open Championship, Rafael Nadal defeated which player in the semi-finals of that tournament?

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Answer: Mikhail Youzhny
Rafael made to the final by beating Mikhail Youzhny of Russia in the semi-finals of the competition. The outcome of the game was; 6-2, 6-3, and 6-4 in favor of Rafael.

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.



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