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Sunil Gavaskar Trivia Quiz - Quiz

He is a former Indian International cricketer who played in the 1970s and the 1980s for the Bombay cricket team as well as the Indian national team. He is one of India's most renown players and he is also seen as a national hero. What do you know about this player? Take our quiz and find out now.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    When was he born?

    • A.

      January 10, 1949

    • B.

      June 10, 1949

    • C.

      July 10, 1949

    • D.

      July 10, 1950

    Correct Answer
    C. July 10, 1949
    Explanation
    The correct answer is July 10, 1949.

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  • 2. 

    How tall is he?

    • A.

      5' 8"

    • B.

      5' 7"

    • C.

      5' 6"

    • D.

      5' 5"

    Correct Answer
    D. 5' 5"
    Explanation
    The given answer, 5' 5", indicates that the person's height is 5 feet and 5 inches.

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  • 3. 

    When was his test debut?

    • A.

      On 6/9/1971

    • B.

      On 6/7/1971

    • C.

      On 6/3/1971

    • D.

      On 3/6/1971

    Correct Answer
    C. On 6/3/1971
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "On 6/3/1971".

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  • 4. 

    When was his ODI debut?

    • A.

      On 13/6/1974

    • B.

      On 20/7/1970

    • C.

      On 12/7/1974

    • D.

      On 13/7/1974

    Correct Answer
    D. On 13/7/1974
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "On 13/7/1974". This means that the person's ODI debut took place on the 13th of July in 1974.

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  • 5. 

    Who is he married to?

    • A.

      Marshnail Gavaskar

    • B.

      Marshel Gavaskar

    • C.

      Maria Gavaskar

    • D.

      Marchnail Gavaskar

    Correct Answer
    A. Marshnail Gavaskar
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Marshnail Gavaskar.

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  • 6. 

    What's its career batting stats?

    • A.

      Ball catcher

    • B.

      Runner

    • C.

      Right-handed batsman

    • D.

      Left-handed batsman

    Correct Answer
    C. Right-handed batsman
    Explanation
    The given answer "Right-handed batsman" suggests that the career batting stats refer to the player's performance as a batsman. Being a right-handed batsman indicates that the player predominantly uses their right hand to hold the bat and make shots. This information is crucial in understanding the player's style and technique while batting, as it can affect their ability to face different types of bowlers and play various shots.

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  • 7. 

    What's his nickname?

    • A.

      Sunny

    • B.

      Bonny

    • C.

      Funny

    • D.

      Stunny

    Correct Answer
    A. Sunny
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Sunny because the question is asking for the person's nickname, and out of the given options, Sunny is the only one that can be a nickname.

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  • 8. 

    Where was he born?

    • A.

      In South Africa

    • B.

      In London

    • C.

      In Bombay

    • D.

      In Mumbai

    Correct Answer
    D. In Mumbai
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "In Mumbai" because Mumbai is a city in India and the question is asking about the birthplace of the person.

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  • 9. 

    In how many LA competition did he participate in?

    • A.

      151

    • B.

      160

    • C.

      175

    • D.

      180

    Correct Answer
    A. 151
    Explanation
    The given answer, 151, suggests that the person in question participated in 151 LA competitions.

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  • 10. 

    When was he restored for captaincy?

    • A.

      During the 1977-78 season

    • B.

      During the 1978-79 season

    • C.

      During the 1979-80 season

    • D.

      During the 1980-81 season

    Correct Answer
    C. During the 1979-80 season
    Explanation
    The question asks about the time when he was restored for captaincy. The answer states that he was restored for captaincy during the 1979-80 season.

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