The 2023 sports quiz of the year, from Ryder Cup heroes to Ballon d’Or winners

What better way to celebrate the end of the sporting year than with a fiendish quiz? If you’ve come this far, then you clearly agree. Below are 20 questions to test your knowledge of sport in 2023, from the Ryder Cup to the Ballon d’Or. As our very own reporter Jamie Braidwood said: “It’s not meant to be fun, it’s meant to be hard.” So, without further ado…

Good luck! The answers are at the foot of the page.


The article is a quiz with 20 questions to test readers’ knowledge of sport in 2023, covering events such as the Ryder Cup and the Ballon d’Or. The author suggests that the quiz is difficult and meant to challenge participants. The answers to the quiz are provided at the end of the article.