Answer nine general knowledge questions and then work out the connection between these answers.
|1.||Who was the first man to swim the English Channel?|
Captain Matthew Webb
|2.||What city, famous for its ‘black hole’ is the Capital of West Bengal, and the third largest in India?|
|3.||The second closest planet to the sun is what?|
|4.||Who was the first professional footballer to be knighted?|
|5.||Au is the chemical symbol for what?|
|6.||A dry red wine produced in the Bordeaux region of France is frequently known as a what?|
|7.||Leonard Rossiter and Joan Collins advertised what drink in the 1970s?|
|8.||What car manufacturer produces the Shogun?|
|9.||This British tree is used to make hockey sticks, oars, paddles, rudders, billiard cues, cricket stumps, polo sticks and policemen's truncheons?|
|10.||What is the connection?|
Sporting Trophies - William Webb Ellis Trophy, Calcutta Cup, Venus Rosewater Dish, The Stanley Cup, The Gold Cup, The Claret Jug, The Cinzano Trophy, Mitsubishi Motors Trophy, The Ashes.