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Sports quiz: fast times, late hours and memorable minutes

You know what happened, but do you know when it happened?

Usain Bolt set the current world record for the 100 metres at the World Athletics Championships in Berlin in 2009. What was his time?

9.55 seconds

9.58 seconds

9.69 seconds

9.72 seconds

Bolt also set the current 200m record at those championships. What is it?

19.19 seconds

19.27 seconds

19.58 seconds

19.86 seconds

What time was on the clock when Sergio Agüero scored against QPR in the last game of the 2011-12 season to ensure that Manchester City won the Premier League title?

89:55

91:54

93:20

94:59

How long did take Roger Bannister to run a mile on 6 May 1954?

3:55.1

3:58.2

3:59.4

3:59.9

John Isner beat Nicolas Mahut in the first round of Wimbledon in 2010 in a match that spread over three days. How long were they in action?

7 hours and 42 minutes

9 hours and 55 minutes

11 hours and five minutes

13 hours and one minute

Mike Tyson and Michael Spinks were both undefeated heavyweight world champions when they met in June 1988. How long did the fight last?

19 seconds

91 seconds

135 seconds

276 seconds

In which minute of the Rugby World Cup final in 2003 did Jonny Wilkinson score his famous drop goal?

The 80th minute

The 90th minute

The 100th minute

The 110th minute

Nearly half of the British population stayed up to watch Dennis Taylor beat Steve Davis in the World Snooker Championship final in 1985. At what time did the match end?

11.55 pm

12.23 am

1.21 am

2.01 am

Eliud Kipchoge set a new world record for the marathon in Berlin in 2018. What was it?

1 hour, 59 minutes and 57 seconds

2 hours, 1 minute and 39 seconds

2 hours, 2 minutes and 2 seconds

2 hours, 3 minutes and 30 seconds

For how many days was Wladimir Klitschko a heavyweight world champion?

1,947

3,186

4,382

6,101

Conor McGregor became the undisputed UFC featherweight champion in December 2015 when he beat José Aldo at the MGM Arena in Las Vegas. How long did the fight last?

5 seconds

9 seconds

13 seconds

19 seconds

1 and above.

It’s time you had an early bath

2 and above.

It’s time you had an early bath

3 and above.

It’s time you had an early bath

4 and above.

It’s time you had an early bath

5 and above.

It’s time you had an early bath

6 and above.

Well played

7 and above.

You timed that to perfection – nearly

8 and above.

You timed that to perfection – nearly

9 and above.

You timed that to perfection – nearly

10 and above.

You timed that to perfection – nearly

0 and above.

It’s time you had an early bath

11 and above.

You timed that to perfection

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