Sports General Knowledge Quiz Questions

Extracurricular activities like a quiz contest is a meaningful part of teaching learning activities in schools and colleges. Here are 25 sports general knowledge quiz questions. Try these questions and the answer for each question is given at the bottom of this page.

 25 Sports General Knowledge Quiz Questions: 

  1. How many teams played in the first World Cup?
  2. In 2014 who was the AIFF player of the year?
  3. In LBW what does the B stand for?
  4. In what year was the first World Cup held?
  5. Graham Taylor played for two clubs in his career. Grimsby Town and which other side?
  6. On a football pitch, how many yards should the penalty spot be from the goal line?
  7. President of the International Olympic Committee is elected for a term of ……………………years.
  8. Can a Test Match end in a tie?
  9. Real Madrid went unbeaten for 40 matches then lost two in a row to which clubs?
  10. The term “Whitewash” is associated with which game?
  11. Which county have won the cricket championship most times?
  12. Which English football team is nicknamed the “Hornets”?
  13. Which ground hosts the FA Cup Final?
  14. Which was the first British Soccer team to win the European Cup?
  15. Which was the first non test playing country to beat India in an international match?
  16. Who created a new world record in scoring the fastest century in Test Cricket history in February 2016?
  17. Who did UFC president Dana White call an ‘uppity 80-year-old lady’ after she had criticised MMA at the Golden Globes?
  18. Who has scored the most goals in a single World Cup tournament?
  19. Who was the first batsman to score 10,000 runs in Test cricket?
  20. Who was the first country to win the World Cup four times?
  21. Who was the most expensive player at the pro kabbadi auctions 2016?
  22. There were no Premier League players in Fifa’s best XI of 2016. How many of the 11 players picked represent Barcelona or Real Madrid?
  23. Wayne Rooney and Bobby Charlton have both scored 249 goals for Manchester United. Which player holds the record for scoring the most goals at one club in English football (383)?
  24. Serena Williams has played in 29 grand slam finals, winning 23 of them and losing only six. Who is the only player to have defeated her more than once in a grand slam final?
  25. Steven Gerrard scored 120 goals for Liverpool in the Premier League. Who is the only player to have scored more?




 25 Sports General Knowledge Quiz Answers:

  1. 13
  2. Sunil Chhetri
  3. Before
  4. 1930
  5. Lincoln City
  6. 12
  7. 8 years
  8. Yes
  9. Sevilla and Celta Vigo
  10. Cricket
  11. Yorkshire
  12. Watford
  13. Wembley Stadium
  14. Glasgow Celtic in 1967
  15. Sri Lanka
  16. Brendon McCullum
  17. Meryl Streep
  18. Just Fontaine
  19. Sunil Gavaskar
  20. Brazil
  21. Mohit Chillar
  22. 9
  23. Dixie Dean
  24. Venus Williams
  25. Robbie Fowler



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