Sports Quiz Part 5: Racing

Try your luck with these questions on rugby union and rugby league in part one of our annual quiz.

Daniel Tudhope (centre in green) wins The Conundrum HR Consulting Stakes on That Is The Spirit during day one of the Dante Festival at York Racecourse

Answers at the bottom of the page.

Flat racing

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1: The Grey Gatsby won the Dante Stakes for Yorkshire. Who was second?

2: Who rode The Grey Gatsby to victory in the Irish Champion Stakes?

3: Name Nawton trainer David O’Meara’s two Group One winners.

4: Who was the North’s winning-most Flat rider in 2014?

5: Name the Ladbrokes St Leger winner.

6: Who won the 2014 Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster?

7: Who trained and rode the winner?

8: Which horse won the Darley Yorkshire Oaks at the Ebor festival?

9: Who won the Great St Wilfrid Stakes at Ripon?

10: Doncaster’s November Handicap was won by which horse?

National Hunt

1: Name the only Yorkshire winner at the 2014 Cheltenham Festival.

2: Who trained and rode the horse?

3: Lord Windermere won the Gold Cup. Who was the winning jockey?

4: Which was horse was runner-up in the Gold Cup?

5: Tom Scudamore won the Arkle Trophy on which horse?

6: Which horse won Wetherby’s Towton Novices’ Chase?

7: Who trained 2014 Crabbie’s Grand National Pineau De Re?

8: Which Catterick course winner won at the 2014 Cheltenham Festival?

9: How many winners did AP McCoy ride in 2013-14?

10: AP McCoy rode his 150th winner of the 2014-15 campaign at Wetherby on which horse?


Flat racing: 1 Arod; 2 Ryan Moore; 3 G Force and Move In Time; 4 Graham Lee; 5 Kingston Hill; 6 Elm Park; 7 Andrew Balding and Andrea Atzeni; 8 Tapestry; 9 Out Do; 10 Open Eagle.

National Hunt: 1 Hawk High; 2 Tim Easterby and Brian Hughes; 3 Davy Russell; 4 On His Own; 5 Western Warhorse; 6 Ely Brown; 7 Dr Richard Newland; 8 Holywell; 9 218; 10 Goodwood Mirage.