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This week is our Quarterfinal round in the highest voted division for Sports SE's Question of the Year Tournament.

A few guidelines:

  • One vote per user per matchup (denoted by comment)
  • Votes will be accepted between Feb 27 and Mar 5
  • For any ties, both teams will move onto the next round
  • Short comments to explain your vote are acceptable. For any extended discussion, go into The Clubhouse

2016 Sports SE Question of the Year Tournament

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H2 - Usage of unusual characters in sports shirts

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H15 - Athletes who have competed in the Olympics for more than one country


Comment "My vote is - H2" or "My vote is - H15."

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H1 - Why are professional athletes allowed to compete in the Olympic games?

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H16 - Did Adolf Hitler really snub Jesse Owens at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin?


Comment "My vote is - H1" or "My vote is - H16."

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H3 - What is the most match points saved by a tournament winner?

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H14 - What happens if a suspended player is used in match and the referee didn't notice


Comment "My vote is - H3" or "My vote is - H14."

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H4 - Were volleys considered unsportsmanlike in tennis?

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H13 - If you can't change an injured goalkeeper, what can you do?


Comment "My vote is - H4" or "My vote is - H13."

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H5 - What is the record for the most family members competing in the same Olympic Games?

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H12 - Theoretically, what is the maximum number of times any two English Premier League teams can play each other in a single season?


Comment "My vote is - H5" or "My vote is - H12."

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H6 - Why do all "combat" sports always award championship belts (vs. other physical objects)?

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H11 - 1 yellow, 1 red & 1 yellow card


Comment "My vote is - H6" or "My vote is - H11."

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H7 - Are there any sports that started as a women's sport?

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H10 - Does Vatican participate in any International sports?


Comment "My vote is - H7" or "My vote is - H10."

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H8 - Is there a connection between serious injuries/deaths in boxing and having one's father in one's corner?

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H9 - Why does the NFL use Roman numerals for Super Bowl numbering?


Comment "My vote is - H8" or "My vote is - H9."

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