Only A True Cricket Lover Can Pass This Trivia Quiz!

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Only A True Cricket Lover Can Pass This Trivia Quiz!

Cricket is a very fun game and has millions of fans throughout the world. Are you one of the biggest cricket fans there is? The quiz below is designed to sieve out the true fans from the pretenders. Give it a shot and see where you stand. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    If Pavilion End is one end of the Lord's Cricket Ground, then what is the name of the other end?
    • A. 

      Nursery End

    • B. 

      Stretford End

    • C. 

      High Court End

    • D. 

      Paddington End

  • 2. 
    The Pallekele International Cricket Stadium has been named after which Sri Lankan cricketer?
    • A. 

      Roshan Mahanama

    • B. 

      Muttiah Muralitharan

    • C. 

      Aravinda de Silva

    • D. 

      Arjuna Ranatunga

  • 3. 
    Which of these grounds has become the 100th Test venue in 2009?
    • A. 

      Shere-e-Bangla Stadium

    • B. 

      VCA Stadium

    • C. 

      Dubai International Cricket Stadium

    • D. 

      SWALEC Stadium

  • 4. 
    Who is the only bowler to dismiss Don Bradman by means of a hit-wicket?
    • A. 

      Bapu Nadkarni

    • B. 

      Alec Bedser

    • C. 

      Tom Graveney

    • D. 

      Lala Amarnath

  • 5. 
    Who, among these, has never batted on all five days of a Test match?
    • A. 

      Andrew Flintoff

    • B. 

      Kim Hughes

    • C. 

      Sunil Gavaskar

    • D. 

      Geoff Boycott

  • 6. 
    When Jim Laker took 19 wickets in a single Test in 1956, who took the remaining wicket?
    • A. 

      Ted Barratt

    • B. 

      Nobby Clark

    • C. 

      George Parr

    • D. 

      Tony Lock

  • 7. 
    Who, apart from Dennis Amiss, scored the other century on the first day of World Cup cricket in 1975?
    • A. 

      Glenn Turner

    • B. 

      John Wright

    • C. 

      Graham Gooch

    • D. 

      Sunil Gavaskar

  • 8. 
    Who holds the record for playing the most number of ODI matches without ever captaining his team?
    • A. 

      Muttiah Muralitharan

    • B. 

      Shane Warne

    • C. 

      Gary Sobers

    • D. 

      Adam Gilchrist

  • 9. 
    Who made a century in his first Test innings, but ended his final one with a first-ball duck?
    • A. 

      Steve Waugh

    • B. 

      Sourav Ganguly

    • C. 

      Nasser Hussain

    • D. 

      Arjuna Ranatunga

  • 10. 
    Which Indian had played 118 Tests before he led India for the first time in Tests?
    • A. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • B. 

      Anil Kumble

    • C. 

      Kapil Dev

    • D. 

      Sourav Ganguly

  • 11. 
    Who once said, "Baseball has the great advantage over cricket of being ended sooner?"
    • A. 

      Michael Jordan

    • B. 

      Ajay Jadeja

    • C. 

      Harold Pinter

    • D. 

      George Bernard Shaw

  • 12. 
    Which cricketing award began in 1889 with the name "Six Great Bowlers of the Year"?
    • A. 

      Wisden Cricketers Of The Year

    • B. 

      ICC Cricket Award

    • C. 

      ESPN Legends Of Cricket

    • D. 

      CEAT Cricket Ratings

  • 13. 
    Which Indian was a part of the "Wisden Cricketers of the Year" list in 2008?
    • A. 

      Zaheer Khan

    • B. 

      MS Dhoni

    • C. 

      Virender Sehwag

    • D. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

  • 14. 
    Which Indian was part of the "Wisden Cricketers of the Year" list in 1991?
    • A. 

      Kapil Dev

    • B. 

      Ajay Jadeja

    • C. 

      Mohammad Azharuddin

    • D. 

      Manoj Prabhakar

  • 15. 
    Which Indian was part of the "Wisden Cricketers of the Year" list in 1997?
    • A. 

      Sourav Ganguly

    • B. 

      Rahul Dravid

    • C. 

      Sanjay Manjrekar

    • D. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

  • 16. 
    When did Rahul Dravid feature in "Wisden Cricketers of the Year" list?
    • A. 

      2001

    • B. 

      2000

    • C. 

      2005

    • D. 

      1999

  • 17. 
    Who, among these, was NOT part of the "Wisden Cricketers of the Century" list?
    • A. 

      Sir Garfield Sobers

    • B. 

      Shane Warne

    • C. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • D. 

      Sir Donald Bradman

  • 18. 
    In which of these countries is the Kendall Cup played?
    • A. 

      Ireland

    • B. 

      Portugal

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Spain

  • 19. 
    Which of these awards is given by the ICC to the umpires who have officiated 100 Test matches?
    • A. 

      Silver Bails Award

    • B. 

      Golden Bails Award

    • C. 

      Bronze Bails Award

    • D. 

      Diamond Bails Award

  • 20. 
    Which of these awards is given by the ICC to the umpires who have officiated 200 One Day Internationals?
    • A. 

      Diamond Bails Award

    • B. 

      Silver Bails Award

    • C. 

      Golden Bails Award

    • D. 

      Bronze Bails Award

  • 21. 
    Which of these awards is given by the ICC to the umpires who have officiated 100 One Day Internationals?
    • A. 

      Bronze Hat Award

    • B. 

      Bronze Stumps Award

    • C. 

      Silver Bails Award

    • D. 

      Bronze Bails Award

  • 22. 
    Which two teams participated in the final Test match officiated by umpire Steve Bucknor?
    • A. 

      India And Pakistan

    • B. 

      Australia And England

    • C. 

      South Africa And Australia

    • D. 

      India And Sri Lanka

  • 23. 
    Who was the first umpire to have officiated in over 100 Test matches?
    • A. 

      Dickie Bird

    • B. 

      Steve Bucknor

    • C. 

      Rudi Koertzen

    • D. 

      David Shepherd

  • 24. 
    Which two teams participated in the first Test and ODI officiated by umpire Steve Bucknor?
    • A. 

      Pakistan And West Indies

    • B. 

      Australia And West Indies

    • C. 

      England And West Indies

    • D. 

      West Indies And India

  • 25. 
    Which cricket umpire also served as a FIFA referee in a World Cup qualifier match in 1988?
    • A. 

      Daryl Harper

    • B. 

      Steve Bucknor

    • C. 

      David Shepherd

    • D. 

      Dickie Bird

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