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They came second, or it was an upset and they won!   

There are 17 quizzes and 175 trivia questions in this category.
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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 qns)
4233 plays
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 qns)
468 plays
"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 qns)
240 plays
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 qns)
345 plays
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 qns)
405 plays
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 qns)
372 plays
The Underdog: Don't Deny Me

This quiz is about 10 underdogs who would shock the sports world.
Tough (10 qns)
4941 plays
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 qns)
354 plays
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 qns)
2892 plays
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 qns)
237 plays
A Wing and a Prayer

Let's take a look back at some miraculous comebacks in sports history.
Tough (10 qns)
447 plays
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 qns)
303 plays
They Broke the Record (it wasn't vinyl)...

Can you correctly answer questions about athletes who have set amazing records in their respective sports?
Average (10 qns)
336 plays
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 qns)
522 plays
Sports' Greatest Choke Artists!

Sports are meant to break you heart, all right. These guys proved it.
Average (10 qns)
2778 plays
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 qns)
684 plays
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 qns)
702 plays
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