Sports & Islands by RalliP

Champion(s):

BillPennington
Baw pen yang


Runner(s)-Up:

ChernicoffS
Although the Moon is only one-fourth the size of the Earth, it is further away.


Quiz Description

Full Results:

Rank Player Total %ile 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Money Value (% Incorrect): 12 73 39 66 30 55 94 57 12 46 69 46
1 BillPennington 443 98 15
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2 ChernicoffS 437 96 15
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3 BrezinaD 401 93 15
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3 WangS 401 93 15
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5 MattK 374 89 15
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6 RauscherM 363 86 15
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6 quarterrican 363 86 15
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8 GrahamJ 359 82 15
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9 casketromance 358 80 15
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10 gregariouschinchilla 344 78 15
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11 FlaxmanR 334 76 15
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12 ecpekkle 331 73 15
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13 akambour 328 71 15
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14 Stevo600 299 69 15
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15 Matto 295 67 15
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16 DreierR 274 64 15
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17 Commodore 266 62 15
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18 BringMoreLegos 257 60 15
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19 KonkelT 252 57 15
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20 MitchellWA 249 55 15
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21 McGeeDean 247 53 15
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22 BeningoS 233 51 15
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23 GryntyszM 232 48 15
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24 BarthR 207 46 15
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25 JCEurovision 201 44 15
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26 classicroadster 187 42 15
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27 Vintsanity 186 39 15
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28 EggCzar 175 37 15
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29 HortonR 174 35 00
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30 StanleyP 168 32 15
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31 HoH 166 30 15
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32 Longford 160 27 15
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32 MatherV 160 27 15
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34 KPope 159 23 15
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35 Vendy12 158 21 15
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36 DouglasLovesVixey 153 19 00
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37 KelsoT 147 17 15
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38 ArunH 142 14 00
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39 PipkeR 132 12 15
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40 twelvefootboy 103 10 00
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41 renickp 96 7 15
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42 Shosin 88 5 00
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43 SokolM 42 2 15
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43 JonesRW 42 2 15
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Questions:

What North American major professional sports franchise is the most recent to win four consecutive titles - their last coming in 1983?

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New York Islanders

This unfortunate gentleman grew up midway between his home country's two largest cities on what island?

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North Island (of New Zealand)

Who is, by far, the highest-profile athlete to hail from the island of Madiera?

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Cristiano Ronaldo

Prior to his 2017 move to the Los Angeles Angels, pitcher Shohei Ohtani fought (or ham fought?) for a ball club based on what island?

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Hokkaido

Ireland's Gaelic Athletic Association governs two traditional sports, both of which use the same field and goal apparatus. One is Gaelic football, the other is what stick-and-ball sport?

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Hurling

Prior to his unsuccessful tenure as head coach of the Chicago Bears, Marc Trestman was renowned for his successful tenure on what river island?

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Montreal

The America's Cup was first awarded to its namesake boat in 1851. America defeated 14 entries from the hometown Royal Yacht Squadron in a race around what island?

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Isle of Wight

Manny Pacquiao is a native of what island, the Philippines' second largest by both population and land area (after Luzon)?

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Mindanao

James Anderson (Great Britain), Brian Lara (Trinidad), Muttiah Muralitharan (Sri Lanka) and Ricky Ponting (Tasmania) are among the most accomplished competitors in what sport?

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(Test) Cricket

What island traditionally hosts the start of the New York City Marathon?

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Staten Island

Among all tennis players, male or female, who were born and raised on an island, who has the most Grand Slam singles titles? (The Australian mainland does not count as an island)

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Rafael Nadal (Mallorca)

These fans are performing a chant commonly associated with what island?

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Iceland