Weekly Sports Quiz

September 10, 2020

1. WHO WON the US Open title in June?
2. WHAT IS his nationality?
3. WHICH AUSSIE won the women’s Lotte Championship in April 2016?
4. AND WHICH Aussie man won the Barracuda Championship in Nevada in July?
5. WHICH VICTORIAN won the Australian PGA Championship in December 2015?
6. WHO WON the 2016 Masters at the Augusta National course?
8. WHO WAS the highest placed Aussie in the field?
9. WHO WAS Melbourne’s top goal-scorer for the second straight year in 2016?
10. WHO WON the Brisbane Lions’best-and-fairest award?
11. WHICH WESTERN Bulldogs star was suspended for the entire season after being found guilty of using illegal supplements during the 2012 season?
12. WHO SET a club record for most disposals in a season for Richmond in 2016?
13. AND WHICH team recorded its first ever finals win?
14. WHICH SYDNEY Swan was named the winner of the AFL’s Rising Star award?
15. WHICH CROWS player kicked his 100th AFL goal in Round 7?
16. WHICH TEAM ended a 13-match, 10-year losing run against Hawthorn in Round 20?
17. HOW MANY coaches were sacked during the 2016 NRL regular season?
18. WHICH COACH passed the 750-game milestone in 2016?
19. WHICH TWO experienced stars were controversially released by Penrith mid-season and headed to England?
20. WHO SCORED the most tries for Manly in 2016?
21. WHICH PARRAMATTA player made his Test debut for New Zealand during the year?
22. WHICH BRONCOS stalwart announced mid-season that he was retiring at year’s end?
23. WHICH CURRENT club has the best all-time winning percentage?
24. WHICH TWO clubs celebrated their 50th seasons in 2016?

25. I made my debut for Richmond in 1967. My career spanned exactly 300 games and I averaged a premiership every 60 games. I won my club’s “Most Determined” trophy 4 times as I formed part of a famous centreline along with Dick Clay and Bill Barrot.

1. Dustin Johnson
2. American
3. Minjee Lee
4. Greg Chalmers
5. Nathan Holman
6. Danny Willett
7. English
8. Jason Day
9. Jesse Hogan
10. Dayne Zorko
11. Stewart Crameri
12. Dustin Martin
13. Greater Western Sydney
14. Callum Mills
15. Tom Lynch
16. Melbourne
17. None
18. Wayne Bennett
19. Jamie Soward and James Segeyaro
20. Jorge Taufua
21. Manu Ma’u
22. Corey Parker
23. Melbourne Storm
24. Penrith Panthers and Cronulla Sharks
25. Francis Bourke