History Of Cricket Trivia Questions! Quiz

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History Of Cricket Trivia Questions! Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Which Australian bowler took 195 wickets in 36 matches against England?
    • A. 

      Glenn McGrath

    • B. 

      Shane Warne

    • C. 

      Brett Lee

    • D. 

      Dennis Lillee

  • 2. 
    Who was the only Pakistani who remained not out during Anil Kumble's 10 wicket haul in 1999?
    • A. 

      Shahid Afridi

    • B. 

      Inzamam-ul-Haq

    • C. 

      Mushtaq Ahmed

    • D. 

      Waqar Younis

  • 3. 
    Which Pakistani cricketer scored 1788 Test runs in 2006?
    • A. 

      Mohammad Yousuf

    • B. 

      Saeed Anwar

    • C. 

      Ijaz Ahmed

    • D. 

      Inzamam-ul-Haq

  • 4. 
    Who became the first batsman to score 100 sixes in Test cricket?
    • A. 

      Chris Gayle

    • B. 

      Virender Sehwag

    • C. 

      Adam Gilchrist

    • D. 

      Brian Lara

  • 5. 
    Who is the only batsman to be given out Obstructing the Field in Test cricket?
    • A. 

      Len Hutton

    • B. 

      Don Bradman

    • C. 

      Gary Sobers

    • D. 

      Lala Amarnath

  • 6. 
    Which of these Indian wicketkeepers is the only keeper to have stumped Don Bradman in Tests?
    • A. 

      Dattaram Hindlekar

    • B. 

      Probir Sen

    • C. 

      Bharath Reddy

    • D. 

      Khershed Meherhomji

  • 7. 
    Who, among these, is the last white player to play Test cricket for West Indies?
    • A. 

      Prior Jones

    • B. 

      Geoff Greenidge

    • C. 

      Ralph Legall

    • D. 

      Michael Frederick

  • 8. 
    Who is the only batsman to have scored 300, 400 and 500 runs in first class cricket?
    • A. 

      Ricky Ponting

    • B. 

      Don Bradman

    • C. 

      Brian Lara

    • D. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

  • 9. 
    Who is the only Indian cricketer to be part of both the 300 run partnerships in One Day Internationals?
    • A. 

      Virender Sehwag

    • B. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • C. 

      Sourav Ganguly

    • D. 

      Rahul Dravid

  • 10. 
    Which Indian bowler took 18 wickets in 7 matches against the New Zealanders in 2002-03?
    • A. 

      Javagal Srinath

    • B. 

      Venkatesh Prasad

    • C. 

      Manoj Prabhakar

    • D. 

      Rajesh Chauhan

  • 11. 
    For how many days was the England vs. South Africa Test match played at Durban in 1938-39?
    • A. 

      5 days

    • B. 

      9 days

    • C. 

      8 days

    • D. 

      6 days

  • 12. 
    Who played for India in the Davis Cup in 1922 and in 1936 also represented India in Test cricket?
    • A. 

      Cotah Ramaswami

    • B. 

      Lala Amarnath

    • C. 

      Farokh Engineer

    • D. 

      Rusi Surti

  • 13. 
    Which of these Indian cricketers played for Queensland in Sheffield Shield in late 1960s and early 70s?
    • A. 

      ML Jaisimha

    • B. 

      Rusi Surti

    • C. 

      Lala Amarnath

    • D. 

      Mohinder Amarnath

  • 14. 
    Who was India's first cricket captain post-independence?
    • A. 

      Nawab of Pataudi, Senior

    • B. 

      Lala Amarnath

    • C. 

      Vijay Hazare

    • D. 

      CK Nayudu

  • 15. 
    Under whose captaincy did India play the first ODI in 1974?
    • A. 

      Ajit Wadekar

    • B. 

      Kishan Rungta

    • C. 

      Sandeep Patil

    • D. 

      Chandu Borde

  • 16. 
    Under whose captaincy did India win its first ODI?
    • A. 

      S Venkataeaghavan

    • B. 

      Chandu Borde

    • C. 

      Nawab of Pataudi Jr

    • D. 

      Ajit Wadekar

  • 17. 
    Who is the 4th cricketer to score 10,000 runs in the ODI International cricket?
    • A. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • B. 

      Ricky Ponting

    • C. 

      Inzamam-ul-Haq

    • D. 

      Sanath Jayasuriya

  • 18. 
    Who was the first Asian to play for Yorkshire county?
    • A. 

      Habibul Bashar

    • B. 

      Inzamam-ul-Haq

    • C. 

      Sanath Jayasuriya

    • D. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

  • 19. 
    Who, among these Indians, was the youngest cricketer of the 2003 Cricket World Cup?
    • A. 

      Ajit Agarkar

    • B. 

      Dinesh Mongia

    • C. 

      Parthiv Patel

    • D. 

      Virender Sehwag

  • 20. 
    How many boundaries were hit by Kapil Dev during his innings of 175 vs. Zimbabwe in the 1983 World Cup?
    • A. 

      10 fours and 8 sixes

    • B. 

      16 fours and 7 sixes

    • C. 

      16 fours and 6 sixes

    • D. 

      20 fours and 5 sixes

  • 21. 
    Why was the second day of the India and England Test in 1980 was declared a rest day?
    • A. 

      Due to extreme heat

    • B. 

      Due to solar eclipse

    • C. 

      Due to illness of umpires

    • D. 

      Due to terrorist attack