Boxing Quiz

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Boxing Quiz

This quiz is all about boxing - an age-old combat sport contested between two people in a boxing ring, whose aim is to throw punches at one another and evade punches from their opponent. What do you know about it?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In boxing, which of these weight divisions has the highest weight limit?
    • A. 

      Welterweight

    • B. 

      Lightweight

    • C. 

      Featherweight

    • D. 

      Bantamweight

  • 2. 
    How did the "Thrilla in Manila" boxing match end?
    • A. 

      Ali Won By TKO In 14th

    • B. 

      Foreman Knocked Out In 12th

    • C. 

      Draw

    • D. 

      Frazier Won By Decision

  • 3. 
    What is the first name of boxing's Tua?
    • A. 

      David

    • B. 

      Roy

    • C. 

      Cal

    • D. 

      Steve

  • 4. 
    Which last name completes the full name of an athlete from boxing with the first name David?
    • A. 

      Tua

    • B. 

      Tittle

    • C. 

      De La Hoya

    • D. 

      Bowe

  • 5. 
    Which fighter was known as "The Louisville Lip"?
    • A. 

      Joey Maxim

    • B. 

      Muhammad Ali

    • C. 

      Jimmy Ellis

    • D. 

      Sugar Ray Leonard

  • 6. 
    Which fighter was known as "The Worm"?
    • A. 

      Bennie Brisco

    • B. 

      John Mugabi

    • C. 

      James Green

    • D. 

      Willie Monroe

  • 7. 
    In his 2001 professional debut, Chad Dawson knocked out whom?
    • A. 

      Steve Garrett

    • B. 

      Jamie Hearn

    • C. 

      Carl Daniels

    • D. 

      Ian Gardner

  • 8. 
    After a two-year hiatus, who did David Diaz defeat in his 2002 return to boxing?
    • A. 

      Anthony Cobb

    • B. 

      Jermain Taylor

    • C. 

      Edison Miranda

    • D. 

      Winky Wright

  • 9. 
    When did David Haye win the silver medal in the World Amateur Boxing Championships?
    • A. 

      2003

    • B. 

      2001

    • C. 

      1999

    • D. 

      2000

  • 10. 
    How old was Edison Miranda's mother when he was born?
    • A. 

      53

    • B. 

      22

    • C. 

      17

    • D. 

      14

  • 11. 
    By which nickname is super featherweight boxer Erik Morales known?
    • A. 

      El Gato

    • B. 

      El Terrible

    • C. 

      El Tigre

    • D. 

      El Ataque

  • 12. 
    What was Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s nickname as an amateur boxer?
    • A. 

      Butterfly

    • B. 

      Dancing Fool

    • C. 

      Pretty Boy

    • D. 

      The Silver Glove Kid

  • 13. 
    Who was the first boxer to knock out Hasim Rahman as a professional?
    • A. 

      Trevor Berbick

    • B. 

      Lennox Lewis

    • C. 

      Oleg Maskaev

    • D. 

      David Tua

  • 14. 
    Who did Jean Marc Mormeck beat for the WBA Cruiserweight title in 2002?
    • A. 

      Franklin Edmondson

    • B. 

      O'Neil Bell

    • C. 

      Dale Brown

    • D. 

      Virgil Hill

  • 15. 
    What is Jermain Taylor's nickname?
    • A. 

      Heavy Payload

    • B. 

      Bad Intentions

    • C. 

      Double Trouble

    • D. 

      Bad Mojo

  • 16. 
    Jorge Solis is also commonly referred to by what alias?
    • A. 

      George

    • B. 

      Coloradito

    • C. 

      Carlos

    • D. 

      Jorgito

  • 17. 
    What is boxer Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.'s father's complete name?
    • A. 

      Julio Cesar

    • B. 

      Julio Chavez

    • C. 

      Julio Cesar Chavez Gonzalez

    • D. 

      Julio Cesar Chavez Ramirez

  • 18. 
    What country was Julio Gonzalez born in?
    • A. 

      United States

    • B. 

      Mexico

    • C. 

      Portugal

    • D. 

      Spain

  • 19. 
    With 100 amateur fights under his belt, how many has Jurgen Brahmer won?
    • A. 

      95

    • B. 

      87

    • C. 

      100

    • D. 

      91

  • 20. 
    Librado Andrade and what other fighter are known as "The Bash Brothers"?
    • A. 

      Enrique Ornelas

    • B. 

      Vitali Kopitko

    • C. 

      Christian Cruz

    • D. 

      Jeff Lacy

  • 21. 
    In what year did Manny Pacquiao begin his professional boxing career?
    • A. 

      1997

    • B. 

      1995

    • C. 

      1996

    • D. 

      1994

  • 22. 
    What is Martin Honorio's birth name?
    • A. 

      Martin Honorio Torres

    • B. 

      Martin Jesus Honorio

    • C. 

      Martin Honorio De La Vega

    • D. 

      Martfn Honorio Camacho Reyes

  • 23. 
    In what year was Michele Piccirillo born?
    • A. 

      1980

    • B. 

      1975

    • C. 

      1965

    • D. 

      1970

  • 24. 
    What is super-middleweight boxer Mikkel Kessler's nationality?
    • A. 

      Norwegian

    • B. 

      Danish

    • C. 

      Swedish

    • D. 

      Finnish

  • 25. 
    When did boxer Oscar De La Hoya make his pro debut?
    • A. 

      12th December 1992

    • B. 

      3rd January 1993

    • C. 

      10th November 1992

    • D. 

      23rd November 1992