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The Agony of Defeat [ 1 ]

For every team or person who experiences the thrill of victory, there is a team or person who must face the agony of defeat. See how much you know about famous and unforgotten losers.
Difficult
10 Q
cag1970
Feb 02 03
4212 plays
2
You Lose, Winner

Sometimes a player's greatness is acknowledged, even when his team doesn't see success. These ten players earned trophies despite failing to secure victories in their respective championships. Can you spot them all?
Average
10 Q
klinski_1987
Today!
72 plays
3
Biggest Blowouts in USA Sports

A look at some of the biggest blowouts in competition, and an embarrassment for one of the teams.
Average
10 Q
salami_swami
Feb 24 11
456 plays
4
"V" Is For Victory! And a LOT of Them!

Lots of teams, both pro and amateur, have gone on winning streaks. And people take notice when they get close to proportions people have never seen before. See if you can name these teams with the uncanny ability to not lose.
Average
10 Q
Spaudrey
Apr 26 15
222 plays
5
They Didn't Have a Prayer

Despite facing long odds and being given no chance at victory, the little guy can win. Sometimes David does beat Goliath. This quiz focuses on some of the biggest upsets in the history of sports.
Average
10 Q
deaconblues63
Jun 15 14
339 plays
6
Sport Faux Pas

"The fault...lies not in our stars but in ourselves". In sports a millisecond of time can label a player as a 'goat', responsible for a faux pas at a most inauspicious time.
Average
10 Q
Rehaberpro
Oct 14 11
405 plays
7
Missed It By That Much

A number of sports situations in which a team or person came extremely close to accomplishing something, but couldn't get it done. From a wide variety of sports.
Average
10 Q
Jordanar18
Feb 03 10
372 plays
8
A Wing and a Prayer

Let's take a look back at some miraculous comebacks in sports history.
Tough
10 Q
tee611
Jul 16 13
441 plays
9
And the Winner's Not...

A quiz based on shocking upsets and meltdowns in competitions, where history remembers the loser for various reasons more than the winner.
Average
10 Q
Spaudrey
Nov 08 11
351 plays
10
The Underdog: Don't Deny Me

This quiz is about 10 underdogs who would shock the sports world.
Tough
10 Q
Anton
Jun 01 11
4491 plays
11
Not Great Moments in Sports

When people reminisce about sports usually their minds tend to indulge in the greatest, most thrilling moments. But what about the awful, embarrassing and/or ridiculous moments? Lest we forget, this quiz is dedicated to dredging them up...enjoy!
Average
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Jan 18 03
2883 plays
12
Second to One

Winning isn't everything or the only thing. Let's give some love to coming in second. Concentration is on USA sporting scene.
Average
10 Q
Nealzineatser
Jan 20 15
225 plays
13
They Broke the Record (it wasn't vinyl)...

Can you correctly answer questions about athletes who have set amazing records in their respective sports?
Tough
10 Q
nyirene330
Aug 29 15
327 plays
14
The Agony of Defeat [ 2 ]

Victory can only be had by a select few. For the rest, there is the bitter sting of defeat. Here is a second helping of heartbreakers and disasters in the world of sports.
Difficult
10 Q
cag1970
Nov 24 04
519 plays
15
Sports' Greatest Choke Artists!

Sports are meant to break you heart, all right. These guys proved it.
Average
10 Q
hornmafia
Mar 09 01
2772 plays
16
The Thrill of Victory

Few things are greater than winning that big game. Here's a quiz devoted to some of the more magical moments in sports.
Difficult
10 Q
cag1970
Jul 09 03
681 plays
17
The Runner-Up

This quiz will encompass the National Football League, Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, and the National Hockey League. It is about the teams that came "Oh So Close" but received no cigar. Good luck!
Average
15 Q
superferd
May 18 03
702 plays
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