10 most difficult tennis riddles A list of ten (out of 20) tennis related questions that are the most often answered incorrectly Tennis quiz Which tennis player won the most titles (in singles) in his career?Jimmy Connors. By virtue of his long and prolific career, Connors still holds three prominent Open Era men's singles records: 109 titles (the only man to reach 100), 1535 matches played, and 1256 match wins. His titles include eight majors (five US Open, two Wimbledon, one Australian Open), three year-end championships, and 17 Grand Prix Super Series. very hard 24% John McEnroeJohn McEnroe11%Jimmy ConnorsJimmy Connors24%Roger FedererRoger Federer50%Ivan LendlIvan Lendl13%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 287 answers in 2 languages »sport riddles » In tennis: A property of a ball that rotates forwards as it is moving is called a ...Topspin . In ball sports, topspin is a property of a ball that rotates forwards as it is moving. Topspin on a ball propelled through the air imparts a downward force that causes the ball to drop, due to its interaction with the air (see Magnus effect).very hard 28% Topspin Topspin 28%SliceSlice21%Drop shotDrop shot30%DriveDrive19%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 235 answers in 2 languages »sport riddles » Since when has been the Wimbledon held?1877 . The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly known simply as Wimbledon, is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and is widely regarded as the most prestigious. It has been held at the All England Club in Wimbledon, London, since 1877 and is played on outdoor grass courts. very hard 32% 1877 1877 32%1884 1884 35%1904 1904 22%1913 1913 8%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 301 answers in 2 languages »sport riddles » Who holds the world record for the fastest serve by a female tennis player?Sabine Lisicki. A 131.0 mph (210.8 km/h) serve was measured during her first-round encounter against Ana Ivanovic at the 2014 Bank of the West Classic. She also held the record for the most aces in a singles match, hitting 27 aces during her second-round encounter against Belinda Bencic at the 2015 Aegon Classic, until it was surpassed by Kristýna Plíšková at the 2016 Australian Open.very hard 32% Sabine LisickiSabine Lisicki32%Serena Williams Serena Williams 36%Venus WilliamsVenus Williams16%Samantha StosurSamantha Stosur13%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 343 answers in 2 languages »sport riddles » Who holds the world record for the fastest serve in tennis?Samuel Groth. The speed of 263 km/h (163.4 mph) in 2012 was measured at the ATP Challenger in Busan. The previous record holder was Croatian Ivo Karlović. very hard 33% Jerzy Janowicz Jerzy Janowicz 16%Samuel GrothSamuel Groth33%Andy RoddickAndy Roddick27%Ivo Karlovic Ivo Karlovic 22%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 405 answers in 2 languages »sport riddles » Who is the only athlete in history, who won the Golden Grand Slam? (which includes the Olympic gold)Steffi Graf. In 1988 r Steffi Graf she became the first and only tennis player (male or female) to achieve the Golden Slam by winning all four Grand Slam singles titles and the Olympic gold medal in the same calendar year. Furthermore, she is the only tennis player to have won each Grand Slam event at least four times.very hard 36% Marija SzarapowaMarija Szarapowa9%Martina NavrátilováMartina Navrátilová26%Serena Williams Serena Williams 27%Steffi GrafSteffi Graf36%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 367 answers in 2 languages »sport riddles » The French Open tennis tournament is named after aviator Roland-Garros. What did he do?He flew across the Mediterranean Sea. Roland Garros gained fame for making the flight from Fréjus in France to Bizerte in Tunisia. The following year, Garros joined the French army at the outbreak of World War I. Garros is sometimes erroneously called the world's first fighter ace. In fact, he shot down only four aircraft; the definition of "ace" is five or more victories.very hard 39% he invented a monoplanehe invented a monoplane7%he flew from Paris to Londonhe flew from Paris to London36%he flew across the Mediterranean Seahe flew across the Mediterranean Sea39%he became the first fighter ace of WWIhe became the first fighter ace of WWI16%Created by: globalquiz.org. Statistics based on 18266 answers in 2 languages »history of aviation riddles » Which tennis player won the most titles in her career? Martina Navrátilová. Navratilova holds the records for most singles (167) and doubles titles (177) in the Open Era. Her record as No. 1 in singles (1982–86) remains the most dominant in professional tennis to date. Over five consecutive seasons, she won 428 out of 442 singles matches, averaging fewer than three losses per year to 87 wins, for a sustained winning percentage of 96.8%. very hard 39% Martina NavrátilováMartina Navrátilová39%Steffi GrafSteffi Graf40%Monica SelesMonica Seles9%Martina Hingis Martina Hingis 11%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 385 answers in 3 languages »sport riddles » In tennis: A shot in which the ball is struck before it bounces on the ground is called a ...Volley . A volley in tennis is a shot in which the ball is struck before it bounces on the ground. Generally a player hits a volley while standing near the net, although it can be executed farther back, in the middle of the tennis court or even near the baseline. The word derives from M. French volée meaning flight. hard 40% LobLob16%Smash Smash 30%LiftLift12%Volley Volley 40%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 452 answers in 2 languages »sport riddles » Which team has most wins in Davis Cup?United States. The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men's tennis. It is described by the organisers as the "World Cup of Tennis", and the winners are referred to as the World Champion team. Most times the Americans won the Davis Cup - 32 times, hard 43% Great Britain Great Britain27%AustraliaAustralia20%United StatesUnited States43%FranceFrance7%Created by: Tschuka. Statistics based on 471 answers in 3 languages »sport riddles » Play tennis quiz and see all the questions.