Sport questions This is a list of recently added questions about sport. Play sport quiz and see all the questions. Where did chess originate from?India. Chess is believed to have originated in India. The game was reported in 6th century as a gift of Indian raja to Persian shah Khosrau I Anushiruwān. Original Indian chaturanga was a base of local chatrang, and after Arab conquest of Persian empire it was brought by them to Europe, where it evolved into current form.Created by: smyruhard 40% ChinaChina415IndiaIndia426JapanJapan81MongoliaMongolia129chess riddles » Which team won the most of NBA championships?Boston Celtics. Celtics dominated the League in the '60s winning 8 titles in a row and missing only one season of 1966-67. Boston total score is 17 championships. Next comes LA Lakers (16), Chicago Bulls (6) and San Antonio Spurs (5).Created by: smyruvery hard 25% San Antonio SpursSan Antonio Spurs21Chicago BullsChicago Bulls211Boston CelticsBoston Celtics141Los Angeles LakersLos Angeles Lakers186United States riddles » How many players of one team are there in a pool during the water polo game?7. A team consists of 6 field players and one goalkeeper in the water at any one time. Created by: Paweł Kołodziejczykhard 53% 551649772607994471111196numbers riddles » What did Niki Lauda after the end of a career in F-1?He ran his own airline. Austrian Lauda Air is a charter airline based in Vienna, which was founded by Niki Lauda. In 1999 he sold his shares in Austrian Airlines. At the end of 2003 he launched a second, competitive airline Niki.Created by: Krzysztof Moskaleasy 71% coached extreme sportscoached extreme sports798He ran his own airlineHe ran his own airline7022He was in space as astronautHe was in space as astronaut775He bought and ran a football teamHe bought and ran a football team1200Austria riddles » Which of the following German footballer has a Polish origin?Miroslav Klose was born in Opole, Poland. Both of his parents were sport professionals. His father, Josef Klose, was a footballer. His mother, Barbara Jeż, was a member of the Poland women's national handball team and represented Poland 45 times. From 1979 to 1984, while Joseph Klose was playing for Auxerre, the Klose family lived in France. Next, they have moved to Opole to finally settle down in Kusel, 40 km from Kaiserslautern in Germany (Rhineland-Palatinate).Created by: Електра Цбрvery easy 90% Thomas MullerThomas Muller148Miroslav KloseMiroslav Klose2468Manuel NeurManuel Neur64Marco ReusMarco Reus37football riddles » In which club played Zbigniew Boniek?In Juventus Turyn. Boniek was allowed to travel abroad by the communist authorities of People's Republic of Poland thanks to their common business with Juventus' sponsor, the Fiat company (licensing agreements for Fiat 125 and 126, which were manufactured in Poland). In Juventus, he was one of the pillars of the team next to Paolo Rossi and Michel Platini, winning all the major trophies in years 1984-1985.Created by: Miyuki Hamasakivery easy 86% in Juventus Turynin Juventus Turyn4667in Real Madrid in Real Madrid 301in FC Barcelonain FC Barcelona209in Celtic Glasgowin Celtic Glasgow245football riddles » After whom is the Stanley Cup named?Governor of Canada. The trophy is named for Lord Stanley of Preston, a Governor General of Canada, who supported and promoted ice hockey. He awarded the first cup (then named Dominion Hockey Challenge Cup) to Canada's top-ranking amateur ice hockey club in 1893.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 61% creator of the ice hockey rulescreator of the ice hockey rules1114governor of Canadagovernor of Canada5661a great hockey playera great hockey player1328canadian town of Stanleycanadian town of Stanley1039sport of North America riddles » Winner of which motorsport competition is awarded the Borg-Warner Trophy?Indianapolis 500. The Borg-Warner Trophy is presented to the winner of the Indianapolis 500. It is over 5 feet (162.5 cm) tall and weighs 153 pounds (45 kg). On the cup, there is a face of every winner since the beginning of the race in 1911. he trophy stays at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum, while the winner receives an 18-inch replica named the "Baby Borg,".Created by: globalquiz.orghard 58% Formula OneFormula One960Le Mans 24hLe Mans 24h1795Indianapolis 500Indianapolis 5005102Moto GPMoto GP915car racing riddles » Which trophy has a pineapple on its top?Wimbledon Trophy. Pineapple sits atop the Wimbledon cup as an outdated symbol of luxury. Back in 17th-century England pineapples were one of the most sought-after commodities, and thus the pineapple achieved a social status.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 56% Davis CupDavis Cup1631Stanley CupStanley Cup1394Wimbledon TrophyWimbledon Trophy6200Gordon Bennett CupGordon Bennett Cup1722tennis riddles » Gordon Bennett Cup is the most prestigious trophy in ballooning. Who was Gordon Bennett?Newspaper publisher. James Gordon Bennett, Jr. (1841-1918) was publisher of the New York Herald. He sponsored many sport and exploration events, including the first tennis match in the United States and Henry Morton Stanley's trip to Africa to find David Livingstone. He established three Gordon Bennett Cups : for international yachting, for automobile races and for balooning. The last one continues to this day.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 41% newspaper publishernewspaper publisher2650inventor of hot air balooninventor of hot air baloon1296governor of Canadagovernor of Canada1060early balooning pioneerearly balooning pioneer1407New York riddles » Play sport quiz and see all the questions.