QUIZ QUESTION ANSWER
In May 2020 in
the TV programme
Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?
a contestant took £500,000 rather than risk getting the
£1m question wrong. That jackpot question was a sports question -
would you have got it right?
In the history of motor sport, which of these iconic races was held first?
a) Le Mans 24 hours b) Monaco Grand Priz
c) Indy 500 d) Isle of Man TT
d) Isle of Man TT
Retired GP Andrew
Townsley was the contestant who took home £500,000 rather than risk
losing it on the above question.
He was asked one other sports question on his way to becoming a half
millionaire - that one was for the £8,000 prize.
How would you have got on with that one?
British athlete Katarina Johnson-Thompson became a
world champion in which athletics event in 2019?
a) Heptathlon b) Marathon
c) 100 metres d) 400 metres hurdles
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quiz answer - a) Heptathlon