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Trivia Quiz - Tracy Austin - Superb Career cut short by Injuries

This is a quiz on one of the most dominant female tennis stars during the 1980s.

Quiz Number: 4794
Date Submitted: October 29, 2012
Quiz Categories: Tennis
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: dartjock
Average Score: 43.3 percent
Times Taken: 9 times
Taken by Registered Users: 2
Quiz is about: Tracy Austin

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1. Tracy was the youngest female Tennis player to do what?
  A.   Win the U.S. Open
  B.   Be inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame
  C.   Both A and B
  D.   Win Wimbledon

2. Tracy with her brother John became the first brother / sister combination to do what?
  A.   Win Wimbledon in the same year
  B.   Win a grand slam event in mixed doubles
  C.   Be ranked #1 in the world at the same time
  D.   Win all 4 grand slam events in mixed doubles in the same year

3. Who was Tracy's very first opponent in professional tennis?
  A.   Mary Jo Fernandez
  B.   Martina Navratilova
  C.   Chris Evert
  D.   Steffi Graf

4. As a child, Tracy lived next door to Air Force Colonel Keith Lindell who was in charge of what?
  A.   The Original 7 Project Mercury Astronauts
  B.   The Space Shuttle Columbia
  C.   The Space Shuttle Challenger
  D.   The Space Shuttle Atlantis

5. Tracy won her first major tournament over what opponent?
  A.   Pam Schriver
  B.   Chris Evert
  C.   Billie Jean King
  D.   Martina Navratilova

6. Tracy won her 2nd career grand slam event against what opponent?
  A.   Chris Evert
  B.   Pam Schriver
  C.   Martina Navratilova
  D.   Billie Jean King

7. Tracy's career was cut short by injuries and what other disease?
  A.   Sciatica
  B.   Diabetes
  C.   Crohn's Disease
  D.   Lou Gehrig's Disease

8. What event did Tracy win for her first career professional win?
  A.   The Australian Open
  B.   The U.S. Open
  C.   The French Open
  D.   The Italian Open

9. Tracy snapped the 125 match clay court winning streak of what Tennis Hall of Famer?
  A.   Steffi Graf
  B.   Martina Navratilova
  C.   Chris Evert
  D.   Billie Jean King

10. Tracy became the youngest athlete, male or female to do what?
  A.   Be Inducted into the Hall of Fame
  B.   Earn $1 Million Dollars in career earnings
  C.   Retire at #1 in the world
  D.   Earn $5 million before the age of 21®    Introduction    Privacy Policy    Conditions of Use    

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