Only A True Cricket Genius Can Pass This Trivia Quiz!

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Only A True Cricket Genius Can Pass This Trivia Quiz!

Cricket is definitely India’s second love right after Bollywood. You cannot consider yourself a true cricket fan unless you have all the details on who are the greatest players and award winners. Take the quiz below and see if you are a genius when it comes to cricket.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who, in the Indian dressing room, is known as "Veeru" to his team mates?
    • A. 

      Venkatapathy Raju

    • B. 

      Virender Sehwag

    • C. 

      VVS Laxman

    • D. 

      Venkatesh Prasad

  • 2. 
    The nickname "Little Master" is shared by Sachin Tendulkar and whom of the following?
    • A. 

      Sunil Gavaskar

    • B. 

      Gundappa Viswanath

    • C. 

      Eknath Solkar

    • D. 

      Gautam Gambhir

  • 3. 
    Who scored the first century in the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup?
    • A. 

      MS Dhoni

    • B. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • C. 

      Virat Kohli

    • D. 

      Virender Sehwag

  • 4. 
    How many teams took part in the inaugural edition of the IPL in 2008?
    • A. 

      Eight

    • B. 

      Ten

    • C. 

      Twelve

    • D. 

      Six

  • 5. 
    The IPL trophy looks like which of the following?
    • A. 

      Cricket pitch

    • B. 

      Cricket ball

    • C. 

      Map of India

    • D. 

      Cricket wicket

  • 6. 
    Which of these two countries fight for "the Ashes" in cricket?
    • A. 

      India and England

    • B. 

      South Africa and Sri Lanka

    • C. 

      India and Pakistan

    • D. 

      England and Australia

  • 7. 
    Which team was coached by Andy Flower in the 2011 Cricket World Cup?
    • A. 

      South Africa

    • B. 

      Zimbabwe

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      Australia

  • 8. 
    Where would you most likely be if you are watching a county cricket match?
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      Pakistan

    • C. 

      West Indies

    • D. 

      India

  • 9. 
    Which nation's cricket team is known as "the black caps"?
    • A. 

      South Africa

    • B. 

      New Zealand

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      Zimbabwe

  • 10. 
    Who captained Sri Lanka when they won their maiden World Cup in 1996?
    • A. 

      Aravinda de Silva

    • B. 

      Sanath Jayasuriya

    • C. 

      Romesh Kaluwitharana

    • D. 

      Arjuna Ranatunga

  • 11. 
    Which of these is the Test batting average of Sir Don Bradman?
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      99.94

    • C. 

      90

    • D. 

      99

  • 12. 
    Which team has won the Ranji Trophy most number of times?
    • A. 

      Assam

    • B. 

      Bengal

    • C. 

      Mumbai

    • D. 

      Hyderabad

  • 13. 
    Which Indian cricketer has written the book "Idols"?
    • A. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • B. 

      Sunil Gavaskar

    • C. 

      Javagal Srinath

    • D. 

      Kapil Dev

  • 14. 
    Which of these animals can be seen in the logo of Sri Lanka Cricket?
    • A. 

      Lion

    • B. 

      Tiger

    • C. 

      Bear

    • D. 

      Tortoise

  • 15. 
    Which former Indian cricketer's middle name is "Chandidas"?
    • A. 

      Venkatesh Prasad

    • B. 

      Javagal Srinath

    • C. 

      Sourav Ganguly

    • D. 

      Anil Kumble

  • 16. 
    Which of these is Sachin Tendulkar's middle name?
    • A. 

      Somesh

    • B. 

      Ramesh

    • C. 

      Prakash

    • D. 

      Ajit

  • 17. 
    Who is the only player to take more than 800 Test wickets?
    • A. 

      Courtney Walsh

    • B. 

      Muttiah Muralitharan

    • C. 

      Shane Warne

    • D. 

      Glenn McGrath

  • 18. 
    Who was the first Indian to score 10000 Test runs?
    • A. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • B. 

      Ravi Shastri

    • C. 

      Sunil Gavaskar

    • D. 

      Kapil Dev

  • 19. 
    What is Sunil Gavaskar's middle name?
    • A. 

      Sunny

    • B. 

      Ramesh

    • C. 

      Shashank

    • D. 

      Manohar

  • 20. 
    Who is the only player in the world to score more than 50 Test centuries?
    • A. 

      Jacques Kallis

    • B. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • C. 

      Rahul Dravid

    • D. 

      Ricky Ponting

  • 21. 
    Where in Australia is the WACA Ground located?
    • A. 

      Perth

    • B. 

      Canberra

    • C. 

      Melbourne

    • D. 

      Sydney

  • 22. 
    • A. 

      34

    • B. 

      32

    • C. 

      35

    • D. 

      30

  • 23. 
    Against which two teams has Virender Sehwag scored his two triple centuries?
    • A. 

      Zimbabwe & Bangladesh

    • B. 

      England & Pakistan

    • C. 

      Australia & Pakistan

    • D. 

      South Africa & Pakistan

  • 24. 
    Who, among these, has scored most number of (12) Test double-tons?
    • A. 

      Len Hutton

    • B. 

      Don Bradman

    • C. 

      Denis Compton

    • D. 

      Virender Sehwag

  • 25. 
    Who is the highest wicket-taker for India in Tests?
    • A. 

      Kapil Dev

    • B. 

      Anil Kumble

    • C. 

      Zaheer Khan

    • D. 

      Harbhajan Singh