Jewish Sports Quiz


While sports have never been a major focus of Jewish life, Jews have risen to fame in professional baseball, basketball, and boxing. Sports have also reflected greater social and political conflicts in Jewish life. How much do you know about Jews and sports?

    Question 1 of 10:

    Which talmudic sage was famous for both his Torah scholarship and his strength as a gladiator?

     Rabbi Akiva
     Maimonides
     Bar Kokhba
     Resh Lakish