Are You Fan Of Ivan Lendl?

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What did Ivan Lendl keep in his pocket during his tennis matches?

    • A.

      A Rabbit's Foot

    • B.

      A Lock Of His Wife Samantha's Hair For Luck

    • C.

      A Small Towel

    • D.

      Sawdust

    Correct Answer
    D. Sawdust
    Explanation
    Ivan Lendl kept sawdust in his pocket during his tennis matches. This may have been for a variety of reasons. Sawdust is known to absorb moisture, so it could have been used to keep his hands dry and improve his grip on the racket. It may have also been used to prevent sweat from dripping onto the court, reducing the risk of slipping. Additionally, sawdust could have been used to create a rougher surface on the grip of the racket, providing better control and preventing it from slipping out of his hand during intense rallies.

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  • 2. 

    Of the four Grand Slam tennis championships, which did Ivan Lendl never win?

    • A.

      Australian Open

    • B.

      Us Open

    • C.

      French Open

    • D.

      Wimbledon

    Correct Answer
    D. Wimbledon
    Explanation
    Ivan Lendl never won the Wimbledon championship.

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  • 3. 

    Who beat Ivan Lendl to win the 1986 Wimbledon Singles Championship?

    • A.

      William T. Tilden

    • B.

      Boris Becker

    • C.

      Jim Courier

    • D.

      Donald Budge

    Correct Answer
    B. Boris Becker
    Explanation
    Boris Becker beat Ivan Lendl to win the 1986 Wimbledon Singles Championship.

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  • 4. 

    After retiring from tennis, Ivan Lendl focused on which sport?

    • A.

      Golf

    • B.

      Curling

    • C.

      Cricket

    • D.

      Badminton

    Correct Answer
    A. Golf
    Explanation
    After retiring from tennis, Ivan Lendl shifted his focus to golf. This can be inferred from the fact that he became a professional golfer after his tennis career. Golf is a popular sport that many tennis players, including Lendl, take up after retiring from their primary sport.

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  • 5. 

    Upon his retirement from tennis, Ivan Lendl was second to whom in career ATP wins?

    • A.

      Jimmy Connors

    • B.

      Rod Laver

    • C.

      John McEnroe

    • D.

      Guillermo Villas

    Correct Answer
    A. Jimmy Connors
    Explanation
    Ivan Lendl was second to Jimmy Connors in career ATP wins.

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  • 6. 

    Ivan Lendl retired from tennis with which record?

    • A.

      Most ATP Wins

    • B.

      Most Money Earned

    • C.

      Most Grand Slam Wins

    • D.

      Most Matches Won

    Correct Answer
    B. Most Money Earned
    Explanation
    Ivan Lendl retired from tennis with the record for earning the most money. This means that throughout his career, he accumulated the highest amount of prize money compared to any other tennis player.

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  • 7. 

    Ivan Lendl defeated which tennis legend for his first Grand Slam victory?

    • A.

      Jimmy Connors

    • B.

      John McEnroe

    • C.

      Bjorn Borg

    • D.

      Guillermo Villas

    Correct Answer
    B. John McEnroe
    Explanation
    Ivan Lendl defeated John McEnroe for his first Grand Slam victory.

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  • 8. 

    Tennis great Ivan Lendl holds dual citizenship in the United States and which country?

    • A.

      Finland

    • B.

      Sweden

    • C.

      Russia

    • D.

      Czech Republic

    Correct Answer
    D. Czech Republic
    Explanation
    Ivan Lendl holds dual citizenship in the United States and the Czech Republic. This means that he is a citizen of both countries. Lendl is originally from Czechoslovakia (now the Czech Republic) and later became a naturalized citizen of the United States. This allows him to enjoy the benefits and privileges of being a citizen in both countries.

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  • 9. 

    Ivan Lendl is the favorite tennis player of which musician?

    • A.

      Yanni

    • B.

      Kenny G

    • C.

      Snoop Dogg

    • D.

      David Hasselhoff

    Correct Answer
    C. Snoop Dogg
    Explanation
    Snoop Dogg is known to be a fan of tennis and has expressed his admiration for Ivan Lendl in the past. Therefore, it can be inferred that Ivan Lendl is the favorite tennis player of Snoop Dogg.

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