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31 01 2011

What sport gets its name from French for “Old shoe”?

Answer = Savate, also known as boxe française, French boxing, French kickboxing or French footfighting, is a French martial art which uses the hands and feet as weapons combining elements of western boxing with graceful kicking techniques. Savate is perhaps the only style of kickboxing in which the fighters habitually wear shoes.





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29 01 2011

Who is this?

Answer = Steve Davies. This week’s winner is Harish Krishna with 4 points





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29 01 2011

Logo of?

Answer = Fiesta Bowl





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26 01 2011

If he was the 2nd guy to win the award, who was the 1st?

Answer = This is Hamit Altintop, who won the “Ferenc Puskas Goal of the Year” Award last year. The first winner was Cristiano Ronaldo. Cracked by 9 people





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25 01 2011

What term, used quite often in sports, is derived from a French word meaning “(The length measured by) Two Arms”?

Answer = Brace.





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24 01 2011

Id these two gentlemen

Answer = Half brothers Micky Ward and Dicky Ekland, about whom the Academy Award-nominated movie “The Fighter” was made. Went uncracked





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21 01 2011

The Australian women’s hockey team coached by Rick Charlesworth, as we all know, was named “Charlie’s Angels”. What was the team coached by this guy known as?

Answer = Ma Junren is a  Chinese track coach. He trained several world-class middle and long distance female runners including Wang Junxia and Qu Yunxia, who hold several world records. He and his pupils are also called Ma’s Army for their stunning performance in domestic and international events.