10 most difficult history of sport riddles A list of history of sport related questions that are most often answered incorrectly Sport quiz How many times Olympic Flame went out?5. So far the Olympic Flame went out 5 times. In 1976 in Montreal the fire went out due to intensive rain. In Athens in 2004 the flame went down on the historical stadium of 1896. During Beijing Games of 2008 it was gone due to "technical issues". During the relay to London in 2012 the flame got extinguished on a boat. On the relay to Sochi in 2013 fire went out at Red Square of Moscow.very hard 12% nevernever29%1134%3322%5512%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 848 answers in 2 languages »fire riddles » Until when were the ancient Olympic Games held?4th century AD. The olympic games were disbanded as "pagan rituals" shortly after Christianity was made the official religion of the Roman Empire. Theodosius the Great dissolved the order of the Vestal Virgins in Rome and banned the Olympics in Ancient Greece. very hard 39% 10th century BC10th century BC12%4th century BC4th century BC26%1st century AD1st century AD21%4th century AD4th century AD39%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6169 answers in 2 languages »ancient Greece riddles » Which teams played in the "Blood in the Water" match at the Olympics in Melbourne in year 1956?Hungary vs USSR. By the start of the Olympics, the 1956 Hungarian Revolution had been suppressed by the Soviets, and many players saw the Olympics as a way to salvage pride for their country. After the extraordinarily violent game, many of Hungary team members sought asylum in the West. Hungary won 4:0.hard 48% USA vs CubaUSA vs Cuba12%USA vs USSRUSA vs USSR32%Hungary vs USSRHungary vs USSR48%France vs AlgeriaFrance vs Algeria5%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 18586 answers in 2 languages »water sports riddles » Why were 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam strongly criticised by Vatican?Women were allowed to participate in athletic competitions. The decision to include women in athletic competitions was widely criticised not only by the majority of the sport community, but also by Vatican.hard 48% islamic countries were allowed to participateislamic countries were allowed to participate20%women were allowed to participate in athletic competitionswomen were allowed to participate in athletic competitions48%Pope had a dispute with the King of NetherlandsPope had a dispute with the King of Netherlands15%Vatican wasn't invited to the gamesVatican wasn't invited to the games15%Created by: Ninjai. Statistics based on 2158 answers in 2 languages »sports riddles » This is Telstar, the world's first communication satellite. What was named after it?Soccer ball. The Adidas Telstar was the first 1970 World Cup ball to use the now-familiar design, consisting of 12 black pentagonal and 20 white hexagonal panels. It was named after the Telstar satellites launched in 1962.hard 52% Soccer ballSoccer ball52%Stadium in FranceStadium in France10%Sport channel in TVSport channel in TV28%TV transmission of a matchTV transmission of a match8%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 14995 answers in 2 languages »football riddles » How many gold medals did USSR win at 1984 Olympic Games in Los Angeles? (USA got 83)0. In response to the American-led boycott of the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, 14 Eastern Bloc countries including the Soviet Union boycotted the Games. The IOC awarded Los Angeles the Games by default, as no other city was interested.hard 56% 12712715%838314%555513%0056%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 27653 answers in 2 languages »Cold War riddles » During which Olympic Games did the Soviet Union beat Yugoslavia in the football final on 8th of December?Melbourne, 1956. Due to the reversal of seasons in the Southern Hemisphere, the Games were held during the northern winter. This was thought likely to inconvenience athletes from the Northern Hemisphere who were accustomed to resting during their winter. Next Olympic Games in Australia (Sydney 2000), were held in September.hard 58% Los Angeles, 1932Los Angeles, 193211%Melbourne, 1956Melbourne, 195658%Montreal, 1976Montreal, 197623%Sydney, 2000Sydney, 20006%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 18630 answers in 2 languages »soccer riddles » How many fights did Rocky Marciano lose?0. Rocky Marciano is the only professional boxer to have retired undefeated holding the world heavyweight title. His record was 49 wins (43 KOs), 0 draws, 0 losses.hard 58% 0058%1126%2210%334%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 10004 answers in 2 languages »boxing riddles » Which country won the most medals in the alpine skiing competitions at the Olympic Games throughout the whole history?Austria. Of the total number of 397 medals awarded so far, Austria got 105, nearly twice as much as Switzerland, which comes second with 56 medals. Austrian dominance is not limited to the Olympic Games - Austrians won also nearly 30% of all Alpine Skiing World Cup races. hard 58% SwitzerlandSwitzerland16%AustriaAustria58%NorwayNorway22%FranceFrance2%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 16953 answers in 2 languages »alpine skiing riddles » The first football world cup final was won by Uruguay against Argentina 4:2. What was unusual about that game?Two different balls were used in the final: Argentina supplied the first-half ball (the 'Tiento') and led 2–1 at the break; hosts Uruguay supplied the second-half ball (the 'T-Model', which was larger and heavier; see photo) and won 4–2.average 61% There was no half-time breakThere was no half-time break8%There was no refereeThere was no referee9%5 players got red cards5 players got red cards20%Two different balls were usedTwo different balls were used61%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 15677 answers in 2 languages »sport riddles » Play sport quiz and see all the questions.