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.orgaverage 63% creator of the ice hockey rulescreator of the ice hockey rules1169governor of Canadagovernor of Canada6280a great hockey playera great hockey player1382canadian town of Stanleycanadian town of Stanley1101sport 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 One1001Le Mans 24hLe Mans 24h1877Indianapolis 500Indianapolis 5005456Moto GPMoto GP950car 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 Pineapple sits atop the Wimbledon cup as an outdated symbol of luxury.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 57% Davis CupDavis Cup1719Stanley CupStanley Cup1473Wimbledon TrophyWimbledon Trophy6796Gordon Bennett CupGordon Bennett Cup1787fruits 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 42% newspaper publishernewspaper publisher2970inventor of hot air balooninventor of hot air baloon1375governor of Canadagovernor of Canada1138early balooning pioneerearly balooning pioneer1461New York riddles » 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.orgvery easy 82% footballfootball6912volleyballvolleyball403yachtingyachting482all of the aboveall of the above540cups riddles » 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.orgaverage 66% baseballbaseball603ice hockeyice hockey3425American footballAmerican football932basketballbasketball219sport riddles » 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.orgeasy 72% baseballbaseball383ice hockeyice hockey726yachtingyachting258tennistennis3584tennis riddles » 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.orghard 47% yachtingyachting994golfgolf1914snookersnooker883tennistennis251sport 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.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 26% Wimbledon TrophyWimbledon Trophy1161Stanley CupStanley Cup756America's CupAmerica's Cup766FIFA Wold CupFIFA Wold Cup156sport riddles » 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.orgvery easy 80% tennistennis3597athleticsathletics375swimmingswimming243golfgolf243sport riddles » Play sport quiz and see all the questions.