Sports Quiz / 1981 Champions (and other winners)

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Sport or CompetitionChampionextra info
Super BowlSuper Bowl XV, played 25 Jan 1981
World Seriesdefeated the Yankees after losing first two games on the road
NBA Finalsnot the Lakers, thank goodness
NBA MVPon 76ers
Stanley Cup (hockey)they beat the North Stars
NHL MVPhe's kinda famous
College Footballbeat Nebraska in 1982 Orange Bowl
Heisman Trophy winnerfirst player to rush for over 2000 yards; Pac-10 player of the year
College Basketball (men)Tournament of 48; 3rd place awarded for last time; BYU in elite eight after beating Notre Dame
College Basketball (women)the Lady Techsters
World Chess Championshipfrom Soviet Union, defeated Viktor Korchnoi six games to two
WBC heavyweight title (boxing)retained belt in fight against Trevor Berbick
Sport or CompetitionChampionextra info
world Welterweight title (boxing)defeated Thomas Hearns by knockout to unify belt
Masters Tournament (golf)almost beat Tiger recently...
Kentucky Derbyalso won Preakness Stakes, one race shy of triple crown
Daytona 500caring about vain or insignificant things
Wimbledon championships (men)also won US Open
Nobel Peace Prizethere's no way you'll get this
Nobel Prize in Chemistry''For their theories, developed independently, concerning the course of chemical reactions.'' Credit given for either name.
World Snooker ChampionshipSnookering is awesome
World Figure Skating Championships (men)you've probably heard of him
Field Hockey World Cupwon by a country that no longer exists
All-Ireland Camogie ChampionNo, I don't know what Camogie is.

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