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World Firsts Quiz

Who, what, where... 10 Questions.

 
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1

What was Geraldine Rees first to do in 1982?

  • First woman to climb Everest
  • First woman to finish the Grand National
  • Firts woman to referee Division 1 football match

2

Who was Britain's first one million pound footballer?

  • Trevor Francis
  • Kevin Keegan
  • Kenny Dalglish

3

Who is the only Olympian to have won Gold Medals in four different Summer Olympics?

  • Valeriy Borchin
  • Steve Redgrave
  • Kenenisa Bekele

4

Goalkeeper Brad Friedel of the USA was the first to do what in the 2002 World Cup?

  • Fail drugs test
  • Get sent off
  • Save a penalty

5

Who in 1980 was the first overseas player to win the Worlds Snooker Championship?

  • Kirk Stevens
  • Eddie Charlton
  • Cliff Thorburn

6

Where in 1886, did the first modern Olympic Games take place?

  • Paris
  • Athens
  • London

7

Which country were the first winners of football's World Cup?

  • Uruguay
  • Italy
  • Paraguay

8

Which famous British race was first staged in 1829?

  • Derby
  • University Boat Race
  • Grand National

9

How old was Lester Piggott when he won his first Derby on Never Say Die?

  • Sixteen
  • Seventeen
  • Eighteen

10

What was the first city in the southern hemisphere to host the Olympic Games?

  • Wellington
  • Melbourne
  • Rio de Janeiro

 

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