CR Quiz #9 (Monday, Dec. 28, 2015) (15 Total Points)


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Classics: One rider has seven (7) victories in the Milan-San Remo Classics.  Who is this superstar of cycling? (1 Point)
A. Sean Kelly
B. Eddy Merckx  7 M-SR victories
C. Rik Van Looy
D. Erik Zabel

True or False: Italian Francesco Moser was the only rider to win Paris-Roubaix three times in a row. (2 Points)
A. True
B. False  Octave Lapize had 3 in a row 1909, 1910, 1911

Classics: 7-11’s Davis Phinney crashed very heavily into a team car while chasing back to the peloton. He received 100 facial stitches to recover.  In which race did this crash occur? (3 Points)
A. Paris-Roubaix
B. Flanders
C. Amstel Gold
D. Liege-Bastogne-Liege  in 1988
E. Milan-San Remo

WCRR: Which of the following riders did NOT win the World Championship Road Race three times? (4 Points)
A. Rik Van Steenbergen (Bel)
B. Eddy Merckx (Bel)
C. Oscar Freire (Spa)
D. Paolo Bettini (Ita)  2 WCRR victories
E. Alfredo Binda (Ita)

Grand Tours: Who was the first rider to earn a stage win the ALL 3 Grand Tours (GdI, TdF, VaE) in the SAME YEAR? (5 Points)
A. Jacques Anquetil (Fra)
B. Miguel Poblet (Spa)
C. Bernard Hinault (Fra)
D. Tony Rominger (Sui)
E. Paolo Bettini (Ita)