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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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1
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)
cag1970
4224 plays
2
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)
salami_swami
468 plays
3
"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)
Spaudrey
234 plays
4
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)
deaconblues63
345 plays
5
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)
Rehaberpro
405 plays
6
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)
Jordanar18
372 plays
7
A Wing and a Prayer

Let's take a look back at some miraculous comebacks in sports history.
Tough (10 qns)
tee611
447 plays
8
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)
Spaudrey
354 plays
9
The Underdog: Don't Deny Me

This quiz is about 10 underdogs who would shock the sports world.
Tough (10 qns)
Anton
4848 plays
10
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)
Nealzineatser
237 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 qns)
thejazzkickazz
2892 plays
12
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)
klinski_1987
Apr 02 16
303 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?
Average (10 qns)
nyirene330
336 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 qns)
cag1970
522 plays
15
Sports' Greatest Choke Artists!

Sports are meant to break you heart, all right. These guys proved it.
Average (10 qns)
hornmafia
2775 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 qns)
cag1970
684 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 qns)
superferd
702 plays
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