Monthly Archives: December 2017

The Big Sports Quiz of The Year 2017 (Part Two) – Fifty harder questions about the Sporting Year in the World and Britain

The Big Sports Quiz of The Year 2017 (Part Two) – Fifty harder questions about the Sporting Year in the World and Britain arranged in groups of ten which get more difficult the further you go. QUESTIONS LEVEL 6 41 … Continue reading

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History of Sport 1914: Harry Vardon wins a record sixth Open Golf Championship and Dorothea Douglass’s seventh Wimbledon singles title. Jimmy Wilde’s world flyweight reign begins

Some of the notable events in sport in 1914: In Aussie Rules football Port Adelaide become the only SAFA/SAFL/SANFL team to finish with a perfect season, overall winning thirty consecutive matches including one against a combined team from the other … Continue reading

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The Big Sports Quiz of The Year 2017 (Part One) – Fifty questions about the Sporting Year in the World and Britain which start easy but get more difficult the further you go

    This year  I have decided for a change that instead of a list of the winners of the various events I will set a quiz. Here are fifty questions about sporting events in 2017 and in particular who … Continue reading

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The Greatest Women 100m Runners of All-Time: Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Evelyn Ashford

Deciding who I think is the greatest women’s 100m runner of all-time has been the most difficult of any event so far.  The waters are muddied in this event by the prominence in 100m championships of athletes who were almost … Continue reading

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