This Day in Sports (August 5th)

Can you answer these multiple choice questions about sports events that happened on August 5th?
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1. 1901: Peter O’Connor sets the first recorded long jump world record. What country was he from?
Ireland
China
United Kingdom
USA
2. 1921: KDKA Pittsburgh presents the MLB’s first radio broadcast. What team did they cheer for?
Blue Jays
Yankees
Phillies
Pirates
3. 1948: Tore Sjöstrand and company help this country sweep the medals in the 3000m steeplechase.
Denmark
Sweden
Finland
Iceland
4. 1978: The first all-seater stadium is opened in Aberdeen. Aberdeen played which London club in the inaugural match?
Chelsea FC
Tottenham FC
Manchester United
FC Barcelona
5. 1986: This Giants pitcher becomes the second player to ever pitch 4,000 strikeouts.
Jorge Polanco
Clayton Kershaw
Steve Carlton
Jim Bob
6. 1991: Sergei Bubka breaks his own pole vault record. What country was he from?
Russia
USSR
Romania
Ukraine
7. 1992: This country wins the first ever baseball gold medal.
Cuba
Dominican Republic
Venezuela
USA
8. 2005: NBA announces that the 2006 All-Star game will occur in this city without an NBA team.
Seattle
Minneapolis
Portland
Las Vegas
9. 2006: Warren Moon becomes the first black player of what position to be inducted into the Hall of Fame?
Cornerback
Tight End
Wide Receiver
Quarterback
10. 2013: The MLB bans this Yankee for 211 games as a result of a Biogenesis Laboratories scandal.
Alex Rodriguez
Derek Jeter
Mookie Betts
Babe Ruth
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Aug 5, 2020
I got 4 again...consistent if nothing else !