Trophies questions This is a list of recently added questions about trophies. Play trophies quiz and see all the questions. After whom is the Stanley Cup named?Governor of Canada. The trophy is named for Lord Stanley of Preston, a Governor General of Canada, who supported and promoted ice hockey. He awarded the first cup (then named Dominion Hockey Challenge Cup) to Canada's top-ranking amateur ice hockey club in 1893.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% creator of the ice hockey rulescreator of the ice hockey rules2909governor of Canadagovernor of Canada12977a great hockey playera great hockey player3103Canadian town of StanleyCanadian town of Stanley2415sport of North America riddles » Winner of which motorsport competition is awarded the Borg-Warner Trophy?Indianapolis 500. The Borg-Warner Trophy is presented to the winner of the Indianapolis 500. It is over 5 feet (162.5 cm) tall and weighs 153 pounds (45 kg). On the cup, there is a face of every winner since the beginning of the race in 1911. he trophy stays at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum, while the winner receives an 18-inch replica named the "Baby Borg,".Created by: globalquiz.orghard 58% Formula OneFormula One2249Le Mans 24hLe Mans 24h3905Indianapolis 500Indianapolis 50011503Moto GPMoto GP2053car racing riddles » Which trophy has a pineapple on its top?Wimbledon Trophy. Pineapple sits atop the Wimbledon cup as an outdated symbol of luxury. Back in 17th-century England pineapples were one of the most sought-after commodities, and thus the pineapple achieved a social status.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 58% Davis CupDavis Cup3263Stanley CupStanley Cup2963Wimbledon TrophyWimbledon Trophy13415Gordon Bennett CupGordon Bennett Cup3387tennis riddles » Gordon Bennett Cup is the most prestigious trophy in ballooning. Who was Gordon Bennett?Newspaper publisher. James Gordon Bennett, Jr. (1841-1918) was publisher of the New York Herald. He sponsored many sport and exploration events, including the first tennis match in the United States and Henry Morton Stanley's trip to Africa to find David Livingstone. He established three Gordon Bennett Cups : for international yachting, for automobile races and for balooning. The last one continues to this day.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 38% newspaper publishernewspaper publisher5993inventor of hot air balooninventor of hot air baloon3432governor of Canadagovernor of Canada2612early balooning pioneerearly balooning pioneer3416New York riddles » In which sport is the Copa Libertadores awarded?Football. The Copa Libertadores de América is the most prestigious club competition in South American football. The name "libertadores" refers to the principal leaders of the Latin American wars of independence from Spain and Portugal.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 84% footballfootball13660volleyballvolleyball710yachtingyachting802all of the aboveall of the above1067cups riddles » In which sport is the Stanley Cup awarded?Ice hockey. The Stanley Cup is the championship trophy awarded annually to the National Hockey League (NHL) playoff winner.Created by: globalquiz.orgaverage 64% baseballbaseball1506ice hockeyice hockey6924American footballAmerican football1915basketballbasketball419sport riddles » In which sport is the Davis Cup awarded?Tennis. The Davis Cup is the premier international team event in men's tennis, contested annually between teams from competing countries in a knock-out format. The trophy was founded by one of the first four US players. Since US won the first tournament, Davies received his own trophy.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 70% baseballbaseball900ice hockeyice hockey1470yachtingyachting525tennistennis7021sport riddles » In which sport is the Ryder Cup awarded?Golf. The Ryder Cup is a biennial men's golf competition between teams from Europe and the United States (originally between Great Britain and the United States). The competition is contested every two years with the venue alternating between courses in the USA and Europe. The Ryder Cup remain exceptional within the world of professional sports because the players receive no prize money despite the contest being high-profile event.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 50% yachtingyachting1696golfgolf3827snookersnooker1572tennistennis458sport riddles » Which is the oldest active trophy in sports? America's Cup. The trophy is named after America, the first yacht to win it in 1851 in a race around the Isle of Wight. It is the oldest active trophy in sports.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 24% Wimbledon TrophyWimbledon Trophy1954Stanley CupStanley Cup1381America's CupAmerica's Cup1223FIFA Wold CupFIFA Wold Cup364sport riddles » In which sport is the Venus Rosewater Dish awarded?Tennis. The Venus Rosewater Dish is the Ladies' Singles Trophy awarded at The Championships, Wimbledon since 1886. Rosewater dishes were used in England to catch rosewater poured over the hands to wash them after eating. The award was made in 1864, and is a copy from a pewter original in the Louvre. Created by: globalquiz.orgvery easy 80% tennistennis6329athleticsathletics709swimmingswimming474golfgolf381sport riddles » Play sport quiz and see all the questions.