# Countdown To T20 World Cup

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With the T20 World Cup just around the corner, here's a quiz on the tournament that has taken the world by storm? Take it and prove your knowledge of the game

• 1.

### How many teams are participating in the upcoming T20 World Cup in Sri Lanka?

• A.

8

• B.

10

• C.

12

C. 12
Explanation
There are 12 teams participating in the upcoming T20 World Cup in Sri Lanka.

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• 2.

### He has scored the most runs in a single T20 World Cup tournament

• A.

Suresh Raina

• B.

Tillakaratne Dilshan

• C.

Chris Gayle

B. Tillakaratne Dilshan
Explanation
Tillakaratne Dilshan is the correct answer because he holds the record for scoring the most runs in a single T20 World Cup tournament. This means that he has scored more runs than Suresh Raina and Chris Gayle in a single tournament.

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• 3.

### This pacer holds the record for best bowling figures of 5/6 in a world cup match?

• A.

Umar Gul

• B.

Brett Lee

• C.

Dale Steyn

A. Umar Gul
Explanation
Umar Gul holds the record for the best bowling figures of 5/6 in a World Cup match. This means that he took 5 wickets while conceding only 6 runs in a single match. This is an exceptional performance in cricket, as it shows his ability to consistently take wickets while keeping the opposition's run-scoring to a minimum. Umar Gul's achievement in this particular match is highly remarkable and has earned him the record for the best bowling figures in a World Cup match.

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• 4.

### Highest total in T20 World Cup by any team is:

• A.

260

• B.

242

• C.

231

A. 260
Explanation
The highest total in T20 World Cup by any team is 260. This means that a team in the T20 World Cup has scored a total of 260 runs in a single match, which is the highest score achieved so far in the tournament.

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• 5.

### He hit ther most sixes in a T20 Wolrd Cup tournament

• A.

Chris Gayle

• B.

Yuvraj Singh

• C.

Craig McMillan

C. Craig McMillan
Explanation
Craig McMillan hit the most sixes in a T20 World Cup tournament.

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• 6.

### They won theICC World Twenty20 Qualifier tournament to book its place for the 2012 World Cup in Sri Lanka

• A.

Ireland

• B.

Afghanistan

• C.

Netherlands

A. Ireland
Explanation
Ireland won the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier tournament, which allowed them to secure a spot in the 2012 World Cup in Sri Lanka.

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• 7.

### He scored 50 in just 12 balls, which is the fastest in the World Cup

• A.

Yuvraj Singh

• B.

Shahid Afridi

• C.

David Warner

A. Yuvraj Singh
Explanation
Yuvraj Singh is the correct answer because he scored 50 runs in just 12 balls, which is the fastest in the World Cup. This achievement showcases his exceptional batting skills and ability to score runs quickly. Yuvraj's performance in that particular match was remarkable and stands as a record in the history of the World Cup.

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• 8.

### He has been chosen as the event ambassador of the 2012 World Cup by ICC

• A.

Sachin Tendulkar

• B.

Lasith Malinga

• C.

Mahela Jayawardene

B. Lasith Malinga
Explanation
Lasith Malinga has been chosen as the event ambassador of the 2012 World Cup by ICC.

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