Test Your Knowledge On Tennis?

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Test Your Knowledge On Tennis?

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  • 1. 
    In tennis, "baseline" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      An Overhead Shot That Is Hit Very Hard

    • B. 

      A Match Between Two Players

    • C. 

      A Line At The End Of The Court, Parallel To The Net

    • D. 

      The Server Fails At The Two Attempts At A Valid Serve

  • 2. 
    In tennis, "break" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      A Shot Hit From The Racket Side Of The Player's Body

    • B. 

      The Band Of White Canvas Or Synthetic Material That Covers The Top Of The Net

    • C. 

      To Win A Game As Receiver

    • D. 

      A Soft Shot That Drops Just Over The Net

  • 3. 
    In tennis, "center court" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      A Point That Will End The Game

    • B. 

      Short For Advantage

    • C. 

      Main Court At A Tennis Arena

    • D. 

      A Shot Hit From The Wrong Side Of The Body

  • 4. 
    In tennis, "chair" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      First Point After Deuce, Winning The Next Point Will Win The Game

    • B. 

      A Tie-Breaker Of Predetermined Length

    • C. 

      The Umpire's Seat And, By Extension, The Umpire

    • D. 

      A Serve That The Receiver Hits Without Making A Legal Return

  • 5. 
    In tennis, "clean winner" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      A Stroke That Doesn't Count And Must Be Replayed

    • B. 

      A Point That Will End The Game

    • C. 

      A Shot That Cannot Be Reached By The Opponent

    • D. 

      When Players Are Tied At 40 (Three Points Each)

  • 6. 
    In tennis "tennis elbow" is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Same As A Serve

    • B. 

      Precise Control Of A Shot

    • C. 

      Part Of A Racquet

    • D. 

      Tendonitis Of The Elbow

  • 7. 
    Tennis pro Anna Kournikova is best related to which of these additional facts?
    • A. 

      Celebrity Model

    • B. 

      Namesake For Popular Dessert

    • C. 

      Ukrainian Olympic Gymnast

    • D. 

      Wife Of Andre Agassi

  • 8. 
    Which tennis star won back to back Wimbledon titles in 2001 and 2000?
    • A. 

      Don Baylor

    • B. 

      Venus Williams

    • C. 

      Larry Bird

    • D. 

      Lance Alworth

  • 9. 
    Which American tennis star frequently played her sister in matches?
    • A. 

      Serena Williams

    • B. 

      Martina Hingis

    • C. 

      Amelie Mauresmo

    • D. 

      Anna Kournikova

  • 10. 
    Which tennis star won the U.S. Open in '91 and '92?
    • A. 

      Lawrence Taylor

    • B. 

      Monica Seles

    • C. 

      Pat Summerall

    • D. 

      Leon Spinks

  • 11. 
    Who hit an underhand serve in the finals of Wimbledon?
    • A. 

      Xavier Malisse

    • B. 

      Mike Bryan

    • C. 

      Michael Chang

    • D. 

      Max Miyrni

  • 12. 
    Who is the female tennis player known more for her beauty than her scores?
    • A. 

      Steffi Graf

    • B. 

      Martina Hingis

    • C. 

      Billie Jean King

    • D. 

      Anna Kournikova

  • 13. 
    Who won the 2004 U.S. Open?
    • A. 

      Alex Olmedo

    • B. 

      Roger Federer

    • C. 

      Ivan Lendl

    • D. 

      Joshua Pim

  • 14. 
    Who beat Mark Philippoussis to win the 2003 Wimbledon Singles Championship?
    • A. 

      Roger Federer

    • B. 

      Fred H. Hovey

    • C. 

      Frank Sedgman

    • D. 

      Roy Emerson

  • 15. 
    Who won the 2002 U.S. Open Singles Championship?
    • A. 

      Pete Sampras

    • B. 

      Maurice E. McLoughlin

    • C. 

      Rod Laver

    • D. 

      Richard N. Williams

  • 16. 
    Who won the 2002 French Singles Championship?
    • A. 

      Fred Alexander

    • B. 

      Donald Budge

    • C. 

      William T. Tilden

    • D. 

      Albert Costa

  • 17. 
    Who won the 2001 U.S. Open Singles Championship in tennis?
    • A. 

      Richard Krajicek

    • B. 

      Rafael Osuna

    • C. 

      Lleyton Hewitt

    • D. 

      Bjorn Borg

  • 18. 
    Who won the 2001 French Singles Championship?
    • A. 

      Gustavo Kuerten

    • B. 

      Bjorn Borg

    • C. 

      Fred Perry

    • D. 

      Andy Roddick

  • 19. 
    Who beat Yevgeny Kafelnikov to win the 2000 Australian Singles Championship?
    • A. 

      Andre Agassi

    • B. 

      Frank Sedgman

    • C. 

      William A. Larned

    • D. 

      Henri Cochet

  • 20. 
    Who beat Thomas Enqvist to win the 1999 Australian Singles Championship?
    • A. 

      Fred H. Hovey

    • B. 

      Yevgeny Kafelnikov

    • C. 

      William Renshaw

    • D. 

      Andre Gobert

  • 21. 
    Who beat Cedric Pioline to win the 1997 Wimbledon Singles Championship?
    • A. 

      William T. Tilden

    • B. 

      Pete Sampras

    • C. 

      Rodney Heath

    • D. 

      Yevgeny Kafelnikov

  • 22. 
    Who won the 1997 French Singles Championship?
    • A. 

      Gustavo Kuerten

    • B. 

      William M. Johnston

    • C. 

      William T. Tilden

    • D. 

      Arthur Gore

  • 23. 
    Who won the 1995 U.S. Open Singles Championship?
    • A. 

      Joshua Pim

    • B. 

      Andre Gobert

    • C. 

      Pete Sampras

    • D. 

      John Newcombe

  • 24. 
    Who won the 1990 U.S. Open Singles Championship?
    • A. 

      Gar Moon

    • B. 

      Pete Sampras

    • C. 

      Jack Crawford

    • D. 

      Frank Parker

  • 25. 
    Who beat Pat Cash to win the 1987 Australian Singles Championship?
    • A. 

      Max Decugis

    • B. 

      Paul Ayme

    • C. 

      Stefan Edberg

    • D. 

      Mervyn Rose