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Heavyweight Boxing Champions Quiz

Quiz on Heavyweight Boxing Champions 15 Questions.

 
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1

Who was the first fighter to win universal recognition as World Heavyweight Champion?

  • Paddy Ryan
  • John L. Sullivan
  • Tom Cribb
  • James J. Corbett

2

Who was the first British-born Heavyweight Champion?

  • Bob Fitzsimmons
  • James J. Corbett
  • Lennox Lewis
  • Frank Bruno

3

Match these Heavyweight Champions to their nicknames

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Left

  • Gene Tunney
  • Max Schmeling
  • Ezzard Charles
  • Evander Holyfield

Right

  • The Fighting Marine
  • The Black Uhlan
  • The Cincinnati Cobra
  • The Real Deal

4

Before Nikolai Valuev who was the heaviest ever Heavyweight Champion?

  • George Foreman
  • Primo Carnera
  • Vitali Klitschko
  • Riddick Bowe

5

Who is the lightest ever Heavyweight Champion?

  • Tommy Burns
  • Michael Spinks
  • Bob Fitzsimmons
  • Ezzard Charles

6

Who is the only Heavyweight Champion to have retired undefeated in all professional fights?

  • Muhammad Ali
  • Rocky Marciano
  • Lennox Lewis
  • Joe Louis

7

To date, who has had the longest reign as Heavyweight Champion?

  • Joe Louis
  • Muhammad Ali
  • Lennox Lewis
  • Rocky Marciano

8

Match the Heavyweight Champions to their nicknames.

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Left

  • Rocky Marciano
  • James J. Jeffries
  • Bob Fitzsimmons
  • Vitali Klitschko

Right

  • Dr Ironfist
  • The Brockton Blockbuster
  • Ruby Robert
  • The Boilermaker

9

Who became the first Black Heavyweight Champion in 1908?

  • Joe Louis
  • Peter Jackson
  • Jack Johnson
  • Sam Langford

10

Who is the youngest Heavyweight to hold a World Boxing Title?

  • Floyd Patterson
  • Muhammad Ali
  • Mike Tyson
  • Jack Dempsey

11

Which former Olympic Boxing Gold medalist shocked the world when he took Muhammad Ali's World Title in 1978?

  • Larry Holmes
  • Michael Spinks
  • Leon Spinks
  • Trever Berbick

12

Who beat Mike Tyson to become World Heavyweight Champion in 1990?

  • James 'Buster' Douglas
  • Evander Holyfield
  • Michael Moorer
  • Lennox Lewis

13

Which country did Lennox Lewis represent at the 1988 Seoul Olympics, where he won Gold?

  • Great Britain
  • Jamaica
  • USA
  • Canada

14

Who did Joe Louis beat to win the World Heavyweight Title?

  • Max Schmeling
  • Jimmy Braddock
  • Max Baer
  • Jack Kracken

15

Put these Heavyweight Champions in order of how many defeats they suffered. Starting with the Champion with the LEAST defeats.

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  • Muhammad Ali
  • Joe Louis
  • James J. Jeffries
  • Mike Tyson

 

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