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Trivia Quiz - Pete Sampras: Tennis Ace

This is a quiz on tennis superstar Pete Sampras. How much do you know about "Pistol" Pete?

Quiz Number: 4394
Date Submitted: April 02, 2012
Quiz Categories: Tennis
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: dartjock
Average Score: 55 percent
Times Taken: 18 times
Taken by Registered Users: 3
Quiz is about: Pete Sampras

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Pete Sampras Tennis Ace
(Image Source: Pete Sampras photo credit to James Phelps)

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1. How many Wimbledon singles titles did Pete capture during his illustrious career?
  A.   5
  B.   6
  C.   7
  D.   8

2. Pete finished #1 in the world tennis rankings for how many consecutive years?
  A.   3
  B.   4
  C.   5
  D.   6

3. Pete's mother, Georgia Sampras immigrated to the United States from which country?
  A.   Greece
  B.   Italy
  C.   Poland
  D.   Yugoslavia

4. In 1993, Pete became the first player in history to do what?
  A.   Win all 4 grand slam events
  B.   Serve more than 1,000 aces in a season
  C.   Win Wimbledon back to back
  D.   Finish the season undefeated

5. Sampras used one racket type for his entire professional career. What was it?
  A.   Dunlop AeroGel 4D 100
  B.   Wilson Pro Staff Original
  C.   Wilson K Factor KPro Staff 88
  D.   Head MicroGel Radical MP

6. Pete had a rivalry against Andre Agassi; one of the best in tennis history. They played 34 matches against each other. How did Pete fare against Agassi all-time?
  A.   Pete won more than 50% of their matches
  B.   Pete won more than 75% of their matches
  C.   Andre won more than 50% of their matches
  D.   Andre won more than 75% of their matches

7. In September 2000, Sampras married an American actress and former Miss Teen USA. Who was it?
  A.   Phoebe Cates
  B.   Tara Reid
  C.   Vanessa Williams
  D.   Bridgette Wilson

8. Pete has been diagnosed with what disorder?
  A.   Crones
  B.   Bi-Polar Disorder
  C.   Beta-Thalassemia
  D.   Irregular Heartbeat

9. Pete is a native of what state?
  A.   Delaware
  B.   Maryland
  C.   Virginia
  D.   New Jersey

10. In what year was Pete inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame?
  A.   2002
  B.   2005
  C.   2007
  D.   2010®    Introduction    Privacy Policy    Conditions of Use    

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