By Richard Beale….
This week’s SPORTING QUIZ plus the STINKER QUESTION and the answers will appear in the CyprusScene Enewspaper, and the answer to the “Stinker ” question will appear in next’s week edition.
This week’s Sports Quiz
|Q 1: The late and great Leeds Utd defender Norman Hunter finished his playing career at which club?||Q 8: “You cannot be serious” is a book written by which ex tennis player?|
|Q 2: Who defeated Bobby Riggs in the 1973 Tennis exhibition match dubbed “Battle of the Sexes”?||Q 9: Vangelis won an Academy Award for best musical score for which 1982 David Puttnam directed the film?|
|Q 3: Luge is the French word for? Sledge/ Skeleton or snow||Q10: What kind of animal was World Cup Willie the first official mascot of the World Cup? – Tiger/Lion or a Dog.|
|Q 4: Who was the American Athlete that controversially had a collision with Zola Budd in the 3000m race at the 1984 Olympics.||Q11: Part of whose ear did Mike Tyson bite off during a heavyweight Championship boxing fight? Riddick Bowe/ James Douglas or Evander Holyfield.|
|Q 5: In the film “Bend it like Beckham” which actress later to become world famous playing the role of Juliette “Jules” Paxton?||Q12 : In a standard deck of playing cards which King appears to have a sword driven into his head? – earning the nickname “King Suicide”|
|Q 6: Which Super Middleweight boxer is nicknamed “The Cobra”?||Q13: Who won the 1981 Grand National riding Aldaniti?|
|Q 7: “Burning the stone” is an expression used in which sport?||Q14: If you were watching a cricket match sat in either Sir Ian Botham or Marcus Trescothick Stands, which County would you be watching?|
THE STINKER QUESTION
A very easy one this week which player holds the goalscoring records for both England and Manchester United? and which player did he overcome achieving those records?
(answer in next week’s enewspaper)
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