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General Knowledge - Sports #5

It's general Knowledge, but not really.
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Last updated: March 4, 2022
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Who was the first and only wild card entry to have ever won Wimbledon?
Goran Ivanisevic
What year was the first ever Wimbledon tournament held?
1877
What is the only country to have played in every single soccer World Cup?
Brazil
What was the first country from Africa to qualify for a soccer World Cup?
Egypt
What year did they qualify?
1934
The first ever soccer World Cup was won by what country?
Uruguay
This basketball move was banned from the years 1967 to 1976. What was it?
Slam Dunk
What was the name of the US athlete to win three Olympic gold medals in the game volleyball?
Karch Kiraly
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The term ‘home run’ was already previously used in a different sport before becoming a mainstay in baseball vocabulary. What was that sport?
Cricket
What sport were women allowed to play in the Olympics for the first time?
Tennis
In the sport of cross-country biking, what do the letters BMX stand for?
Bicycle moto x
In gymnastics, participants need to perform three steps in order to complete the triple jump. What are the steps?
Hop, step, and jump
Who was the first ever athlete to fail a drug test for the Olympics?
Hans-Gunnar Liljenwall
The terms ‘stale fish’ and ‘mulekick’ are commonly used in what sport?
Snowboarding
What sport is played on the biggest pitch if considered from the perspective of surface area?
Polo
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