The William Hill 2011 Free Bets Quiz answers
To celebrate the end of a great 2011 we gave away 20 £11 free bets. Below are the questions with their answers. The 20 winners with the most correct answers have been notified and their free bets credited.
FOOTBALL: Accumulated pre-season odds of Man Utd, QPR, Brighton and Chesterfield to win their leagues in 2011 were 5292/1, but which team was the biggest outsider?
Man Utd 5/2 ; QPR 8/1 ; Brighton 14/1 ; Chesterfield 12/1
BASEBALL: Which team were 200/1 at the start of the season but capped off a remarkable September comeback with a World Series win?
Texas Rangers ; St Louis Cardinals ; Baltimore Orioles ; New York Yankees
CRICKET: Lancashire won their first outright County Championship title for 77 years this year but who were the pre-season favourites?
Durham ; Nottinghamshire ; Worcestershire ; Yorkshire
FOOTBALL: We committed, at great expense in retrospect, to offer the biggest match price available about Barcelona when they played Manchester Utd in the Champions League final. What was the biggest price we laid?
10/11 ; Evens ; 11/10 ; 6/5
GOLF: What price was 2011 Open Championship winner Darren Clarke as he teed-off for the event?
40/1 ; 80/1 ; 125/1 ; 175/1
FOOTBALL: In November a Maltese customer won €683,740 on a 19 team football accumulator. What was his stake?
€0.10 ; €1.00 ; €10.00 ; €100.00
HORSE RACING: On Boxing, the William Hill King George VI Chase at Kempton was won by 3/1 shot Kauto Star. Which horse went off favourite?
Diamond Harry ; Long Run ; Master Minded ; Somersby
AMERICAN FOOTBALL: Which 9.5 point underdog became the first team in NFL history to enter the playoffs with a losing record before eliminating the defending champion New Orleans Saints in the first round?
Green Bay Packers ; Oakland Raiders ; Pittsburgh Steelers ; Seattle Seahawks
FOOTBALL: Lionel Messi is 8/11 favourite to be the 2011-12 Champions League Top Goal Scorer for the fourth consecutive year. How many Champions League goals has the Argentinian scored from 2008-09 to date?
30 ; 35 ; 40 ; 45
TENNIS: We're offering 33/1 that Novak Djokovic wins all four Grand Slam events in 2012. How many did he win in 2011?
One ; Two ; Three ; Four