quiz pic

Wimbledon 2011

How much do you know about the iconic British tennis championship? 15 Questions.

 
Created by:
Canuck35
Played: 200 times
Comments: 1 comment
Favs: 0 users
like this quiz
Rating:
4 stars
4.0 out of 5, based on 4 votes
Login or Register to view the answers and save your score!

1

What female tennis player has thus far produced the loudest ‘grunt’ at over 101 decibels?

  • Maria Sharapova
  • Venus Williams
  • Serena Williams

2

Which British tennis player was the first to be disqualified in 1995 for smashing a ball in anger that hit a ball girl?

  • Andy Murray
  • Tim Henman
  • Greg Rusedski

3

Tennis is derived from the French word ‘tenez’ which means what?

  • Ball Game
  • Victory
  • To receive

4

What London tube line would you be on if you were getting off to attend Wimbledon?

  • Victoria Line
  • Jubilee Line
  • District Line

5

What is the name of the Wimbledon hawk who loves to smash pigeons?

  • Hamish
  • Huntley
  • Haribo

6

What landed on Wimbledon's centre tennis court in 1940?

  • A zeppelin
  • A bomb
  • US troops

7

In tennis what male player holds the record with 6 consecutive victories?

  • Roger Federer
  • Pete Sampras
  • Willie Renshaw

8

What colours are on the Wimbledon Tennis logo?

  • Green and gold
  • Tan and maroon
  • Green and purple

9

What is the name of the trophy awarded to the ladies singles championship?

  • Jubilee Dish
  • Venus Rosewater Dish
  • Huntingdon Dish

10

Who was the youngest female to win the singles tennis trophy at the age of 15?

  • Martina Navratilova
  • Martina Hingis
  • Jennifer Capriati

11

What fictional, pointy nosed creatures who live in the hills surrounding Wimbledon have yet to make an appearance there?

  • The Boddles
  • The Wombles
  • The Weebles

12

Who was the last married woman to win the singles tennis championship?

  • Steffi Graf
  • Martina Hingis
  • Chris Evert

13

What was last used in tennis at Wimbledon in 1987?

  • Wooden Rackets
  • White Balls
  • Clay Courts

14

Who won the 1985 men’s singles tennis championships at Wimbledon?

  • John McEnroe
  • Jimmy Connors
  • Boris Becker

15

Who was the first black player to win a Wimbledon singles championship?

  • Arthur Ashe
  • Althea Gibson
  • Venus Williams

 

Header

Message

Close