Have you tried the first 2012 Sporting Year
quiz yet? That was more the headline stories. This one is more the obscure
sporting stories so probably a tad more difficult. So a pass mark of just
4 out of 10.
After winning a major sporting
event which Belgium-born sportsman started his victory speech by saying
that he would now draw the winning raffle numbers?
Chief of Police Patrick Rollins (pictured) played a significant part
in deciding the outcome of which international sporting event?
Which Olympic medalist
really hit the big-time when with partner
Flavia Cacace he won Strictly Come
Dancing in 2012?
Who announced that he would step down as UK Athletics head coach after
the track and field team failed to meet his medal target at the 2012
Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan said ‘Today I laid a golden egg’
when she did in 15 minutes at Wimbledon in 2012 something that no other
player tennis player had ever done before in a grand slam tournament.
In the summer of 2012 the hopes of
a Premier League club moving its home to an iconic, Grade 2 listed site
ended when a rival consortium bought the property. Name the club and the
location they hoped to buy.
If we heard LOCOG being
mentioned once we heard it mentioned a million times in 2012. What does
LOCOG stand for?
Trenton Oldfield was jailed for six months for
causing a public nuisance after disrupting which sporting event?
designer of the adidas kit worn by Team GB at the Olympic and Paralympic
Games won the designer of the year award after the Games. Who?
Football clubs changing their
historical colours is a rare event - which Championship side started the
2012/13 season playing in red after a century or more playing in blue?