CR Quiz #9 (Monday, Dec. 30, 2013) (15 Total Points)


Ave Score / quiz

Giro d’Italia: Mario Cipollini has the record for most stage wins (42 wins). 
Whose record did he break? (1 Point)

A. Alesandro Petacchi (Ita)
B. Learco Guerra (Ita)
C. Alfredo Binda (Ita)
D. Fausto Coppi (Ita)

Giro d’Italia: Prior to World War 2 how many non-Italians had an overall GC victory in the Giro? (2 Points)
A. 0
B. 1
C. 3
D. 6
E. 10

GdI: Since Alberto Contador was stripped of his 2011 Giro victory, who is the new 2011 GdI winner? (3 Points)
A. Dennis Menchov (Rus)
B. Michele Scarponi (Ita)
C. Juan Jose Cobo (Spa)
D. Vincenzo Nibali (Ita)
E. Andy Schleck (Lux)

What color is the Mountain Jersey in the Giro d’Italia? (4 Point) (Points were awarded for 2 correct answers, see below)
A. Orange
B. Polka Dot
C. Red
D. Blue [NOTE: The green jersey was used until 2012, when the classification's sponsor, Banca Mediolanum, renewed its sponsorship for another four years and desired the jersey to be blue rather than green.]
E. Green

Which of these mega-stars of cycling did not win a Giro/Tour double in the same year? (5 Point)
A. Stephen Roche
B. Marco Pantani
C. Miguel Indurain
D. Bernard Hinault
E. Laurent Fignon [NOTE: Fignon did it in different years.]