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Sport Nicknames



Quiz I

  1. Real Deal
  2. The Fun Bus
  3. The Black Mamba
  4. The Hitman
  5. Psycho
  6. The Great One
  7. Alfie
  8. The Wizard of Wishaw
  9. Mrs Doubtfire
  10. Mr Arsenal
  11. Little Miss Poker Face
  12. Hands of Stone



Answers:

  1. Evander Holyfield - Real Deal
  2. Jason Leonard - The Fun Bus
  3. Kobe Bryant - The Black Mamba
  4. Thomas Hearns - The Hitman
  5. Stuart Pearce - Psycho
  6. Wayne Gretzky - The Great One
  7. Gareth Thomas or Justin Langer - Alfie
  8. John Higgins - The Wizard of Wishaw
  9. Colin Montgomerie – Mrs Doubtfire
  10. Mr Arsenal - Tony Adams
  11. Little Miss Poker Face - Helen Wills Moody
  12. Hands of Stone — Roberto Duran



Sport Nicknames II

  1. Non-Flying Dutchman
  2. Chariots
  3. Nobody
  4. Wolfie
  5. The Sultan of Swat
  6. Der Bomber
  7. The Raging Potato
  8. Billy Whizz
  9. The Cat
  10. The Rocket

Answers:

  1. Dennis Bergkamp – Non-Flying Dutchman
  2. Martin Offiah – Chariots
  3. John Eales - Nobody
  4. Martin Adams - Wolfie
  5. Babe Ruth - The Sultan of Swat
  6. Gerd Muller - Der Bomber
  7. Keith Wood - The Raging Potato
  8. Jason Robinson - Billy Whizz
  9. Phil Tufnell - The Cat
  10. Ronnie O’Sullivan - The Rocket



Sport Nicknames III

  1. The Flying Housewife
  2. The King of Spain
  3. Afghanistan or Afghan
  4. Jiffy
  5. The Great White Shark
  6. Whispering Death
  7. Trigger
  8. The Power
  9. The Baltimore Bullet
  10. Rowdy
  11. The Jarrow Arrow
  12. The Walrus

Answers:

  1. Fanny Blankers-Koen - The Flying Housewife
  2. Ashley Giles – The King of Spain
  3. Mark Waugh – Afghanistan
  4. Jonathan Davies - Jiffy
  5. Greg Norman or John Jeffrey - The Great White Shark
  6. Michael Holding - Whispering Death
  7. Jason McAteer – Trigger
  8. Phil Taylor - The Power
  9. Michael Phelps - The Baltimore Bullet
  10. Ronda Rousey - Rowdy
  11. Steve Cram - The Jarrow Arrow
  12. Craig Stadler - The Walrus