Sports Quiz

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 09 October, 2005, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 09 October, 2005, 12:00am

1. Name the Australian cyclist fired by Rabobank this week?

2. Which team does new Formula One champion Fernando Alonso drive for?

3. Which NBA team is Stan Van Gundy coach of?

4. Name the home ground of Italian Serie A club Juventus?

5. Who were the first NHL side to win a shootout in the new season?

6. Who was the number one pick in the NHL last year?

7. When did the Chicago White Sox last win baseball's World Series title?

8. Which African country does Chelsea's Michael Essien play for?

9. Name the England fast bowler ruled out their tour to Pakistan with an ankle injury?

10. Which Brazilian is coach of the Japan national soccer side?

ANSWERS 1. Rory Sutherland; 2. Renault; 3. Miami Heat; 4. Stadio Delle Alpi; 5. Ottawa Senators (3-2 over Toronto Maple Leafs); 6. Alexander Ovechkin (Washington Capitals); 7. 1917; 8. Ghana; 9. Simon Jones; 10. Zico.