10 most difficult sport riddles A list of ten (out of 87) sport related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Sport quiz A tragic disaster occurred during the 1955 24 Hours of Le Mans motor race. The leading Mercedes flung into the crowd, killing 83 spectators. Who won the race?Hawthorn/Bueb of Jaguar. Despite death of 83 spectators and 120 injured, the race was continued. Eight hours after the accident, while leading the race, the Mercedes team withdrew their cars. Mercedes invited Jaguar to also retire, but they declined.very hard 17% nobodynobody40%Levegh/Fitch of Mercedes (posthumous)Levegh/Fitch of Mercedes (posthumous)26%Fangio/Moss of MercedesFangio/Moss of Mercedes15%Hawthorn/Bueb of JaguarHawthorn/Bueb of Jaguar17%Created by: Andy Sealy. Statistics based on 3860 answers in 2 languages »Le Mans riddles » Where is karate from?Ryukyu Kingdom. Karate developed from the indigenous martial arts of Ryukyu Islands (today Japanese) under the influence of Chinese martial arts. The Ryukyu Kingdom was an independent kingdom from the 15th to 19th century, and despite its small size, the kingdom played a central role in the maritime trade networks of medieval East Asia. Until the 19th century, it has had much more in common with China, than with Japan.very hard 21% JapanJapan49%ChinaChina20%Ryukyu KingdomRyukyu Kingdom21%TaiwanTaiwan7%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 3727 answers in 4 languages »sport of Japan riddles » Which is the oldest active trophy in sports? America's Cup. The trophy is named after America, the first yacht to win it in 1851 in a race around the Isle of Wight. It is the oldest active trophy in sports.very hard 23% Wimbledon TrophyWimbledon Trophy40%Stanley CupStanley Cup28%America's CupAmerica's Cup23%FIFA Wold CupFIFA Wold Cup7%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4169 answers in 4 languages »cups 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).very hard 24% San Antonio SpursSan Antonio Spurs4%Chicago BullsChicago Bulls37%Boston CelticsBoston Celtics24%Los Angeles LakersLos Angeles Lakers33%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 1142 answers in 2 languages »United States riddles » How many Summer Olympic games were held in the United States?4. There were Olympic Games in St. Louis (1904), twice in Los Angeles (1932, 1984) and in Atlanta (1996)very hard 28% 1111%2230%3328%4428%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 8178 answers in 2 languages »sport of North America riddles » What is the meaning of the Italian word "Ferrari"?Smith. "Ferrari" is the third most common surname in Italy. The word has the same root as Italian "ferro" (iron) or Latin "ferrum" (thus, Fe for iron).very hard 28% speedyspeedy14%furiousfurious12%racehorseracehorse44%SmithSmith28%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 10048 answers in 4 languages »surnames riddles » Which martial art is that?Iaido is associated with the smooth, controlled movements of drawing the sword from its scabbard or saya, striking or cutting an opponent, removing blood from the blade, and then replacing the sword in the scabbard. There are no fights in iaido. It should not be confused with kendo, where bamboo sticks and protective clothing is used for fighting competitions.very hard 29% kendokendo39%iaidoiaido29%ju-jitsuju-jitsu11%ninjitsuninjitsu19%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 4356 answers in 2 languages »Far East riddles » How many sport events are there in the Summer Olympics? (In 1896, there were 43)302. The number of events grown rapidly between 1980 (203 events in Moscow) and 2000 (300 events in Sydney).very hard 30% 10310314%15215227%20620626%30230230%Created by: Kasia. Statistics based on 7433 answers in 2 languages »Olympic Games riddles » In what kind of sport, there are events with the largest number of on-site spectators?Motorsports. The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is regarded as the world's largest sporting facility in terms of capacity. The permanent seating capacity is more than 257,000 people, and infield seating raises capacity to an approximate 400,000.very hard 34% soccersoccer23%American footballAmerican football35%motorsportsmotorsports34%sumosumo6%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 6134 answers in 2 languages »culture riddles » 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.very hard 34% ChinaChina36%IndiaIndia34%JapanJapan9%MongoliaMongolia19%Created by: smyru. Statistics based on 4147 answers in 2 languages »chess riddles » Play sport quiz and see all the questions.