Trophies questions This is a list of recently added questions about trophies. Play trophies quiz and see all the questions. 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.orgsport of North America riddles »hard 57% creator of the ice hockey rulescreator of the ice hockey rules914governor of Canadagovernor of Canada3914a great hockey playera great hockey player1120canadian town of Stanleycanadian town of Stanley866 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.orgcar racing riddles »hard 56% Formula OneFormula One801Le Mans 24hLe Mans 24h1435Indianapolis 500Indianapolis 5003814Moto GPMoto GP754 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 Pineapple sits atop the Wimbledon cup as an outdated symbol of luxury.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.orgtennis riddles »hard 54% Davis CupDavis Cup1330Stanley CupStanley Cup1144Wimbledon TrophyWimbledon Trophy4643Gordon Bennett CupGordon Bennett Cup1428 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.orgNew York riddles »very hard 37% newspaper publishernewspaper publisher1833inventor of hot air balooninventor of hot air baloon1056governor of Canadagovernor of Canada799early balooning pioneerearly balooning pioneer1144 In which sport is the Copa Libertadores awarded?Football. The Copa Libertadores de América is the most prestigious club competition in South American football. The name "libertadores" refers to the principal leaders of the Latin American wars of independence from Spain and Portugal.Created by: globalquiz.orgcups riddles »very easy 82% footballfootball5123volleyballvolleyball315yachtingyachting375all of the aboveall of the above419 In which sport is the Stanley Cup awarded?Ice hockey. The Stanley Cup is the championship trophy awarded annually to the National Hockey League (NHL) playoff winner.Created by: globalquiz.orgsport riddles »average 63% baseballbaseball486ice hockeyice hockey2424American footballAmerican football739basketballbasketball175 In which sport is the Davis Cup awarded?Tennis. The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men's tennis, contested annually between teams from competing countries in a knock-out format. The trophy was founded by one of the first four US players. Since US won the first tournament, Davies received his own trophy.Created by: globalquiz.orgsport riddles »easy 71% baseballbaseball314ice hockeyice hockey537yachtingyachting200tennistennis2610 In which sport is the Ryder Cup awarded?Golf. The Ryder Cup is a biennial men's golf competition between teams from Europe and the United States (originally between Great Britain and the United States). The competition is contested every two years with the venue alternating between courses in the USA and Europe. The Ryder Cup remain exceptional within the world of professional sports because the players receive no prize money despite the contest being high-profile event.Created by: globalquiz.orgsport riddles »hard 44% yachtingyachting794golfgolf1347snookersnooker713tennistennis186 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.Created by: globalquiz.orgsport riddles »very hard 25% Wimbledon TrophyWimbledon Trophy911Stanley CupStanley Cup577America's CupAmerica's Cup544FIFA Wold CupFIFA Wold Cup128 In which sport is the Venus Rosewater Dish awarded?Tennis. The Venus Rosewater Dish is the Ladies' Singles Trophy awarded at The Championships, Wimbledon since 1886. Rosewater dishes were used in England to catch rosewater poured over the hands to wash them after eating. The award was made in 1864, and is a copy from a pewter original in the Louvre. Created by: globalquiz.orgsport riddles »very easy 80% tennistennis2852athleticsathletics316swimmingswimming200golfgolf185 Play sport quiz and see all the questions.