How Well Do You Actually Know About Cricket? Trivia Quiz

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How Well Do You Actually Know About Cricket? Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In 2003, what did Australian cricket team the Western Warriors change their name to?
    • A. 

      Western Wranglers

    • B. 

      Western Renegades

    • C. 

      Retravision Warriors

    • D. 

      Renegade Warriors

  • 2. 
    In 2006, Australian cricketer Ricky Ponting became a two-time winner of which award?
    • A. 

      Bradman Young Award

    • B. 

      Allan Border Medal

    • C. 

      Test Player Of The Year

    • D. 

      State Player Of The Year

  • 3. 
    Which cricket team did Australia beat in the finals to win the 2003 World Cup?
    • A. 

      Sri Lanka

    • B. 

      South Africa

    • C. 

      India

    • D. 

      Pakistan

  • 4. 
    Who captained Australia in cricket's 1999 World Cup?
    • A. 

      Mark Taylor

    • B. 

      Steve Waugh

    • C. 

      Ricky Ponting

    • D. 

      Mark Waugh

  • 5. 
    In which of these cases may a cricket umpire not call for a television replay?
    • A. 

      Stumping Appeal

    • B. 

      Hit Wicket Appeal

    • C. 

      Run Out Appeal

    • D. 

      Illegal Contact

  • 6. 
    Who succeeded John Buchanan as the coach of the Australian cricket team?
    • A. 

      Tim Nielsen

    • B. 

      Stephen Bernard

    • C. 

      John Wright

    • D. 

      Tim May

  • 7. 
    Which two cricketers also played competitive hockey?
    • A. 

      Jermaine Lawson And Keith Slater

    • B. 

      Brian Booth And Ken Laughlin

    • C. 

      Greg Chappell And Justin Langer

    • D. 

      Colin McDonald And Mark Taylor

  • 8. 
    Which cricket squad drafted Rene Farrell?
    • A. 

      SpeedBlitz Blues

    • B. 

      Retravision Warriors

    • C. 

      Commonwealth Bank Southern

    • D. 

      West End Redbacks

  • 9. 
    How many umpires were on cricket's Elite Panel of ICC Umpires when it was established in 2002?
    • A. 

      Twelve

    • B. 

      Eight

    • C. 

      Eleven

    • D. 

      Five

  • 10. 
    What Australian, besides Bradman, was named by Wisden as one of the century's top five cricketers?
    • A. 

      Shane Warne

    • B. 

      Allan Border

    • C. 

      Ricky Ponting

    • D. 

      Merv Hughes

  • 11. 
    What was the result of cricket's 1999 World Cup Semi-Final match between Australia and South Africa?
    • A. 

      No Result

    • B. 

      South Africa Win

    • C. 

      Tie

    • D. 

      Australia Win

  • 12. 
    Which team did Australia beat in the finals of cricket's 1999 World Cup?
    • A. 

      Zimbabwe

    • B. 

      India

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      Pakistan

  • 13. 
    Who was the third woman to win the Women's International Cricketer of the Year award?
    • A. 

      Belinda Clark

    • B. 

      Lisa Sthalekar

    • C. 

      Cathryn Fitzpatrick

    • D. 

      Karen Rolton

  • 14. 
    Who was inducted into the Australian Cricket Hall of Fame in 2007?
    • A. 

      Clement Hill

    • B. 

      Shane Warne

    • C. 

      Richie Benaud

    • D. 

      Glenn McGrath

  • 15. 
    Who was the captain of the Australian one-day team for cricket's World Cup 2003?
    • A. 

      Mark Taylor

    • B. 

      Glenn McGrath

    • C. 

      Ricky Ponting

    • D. 

      Adam Gilchrist

  • 16. 
    Who was the winner of Australia's 2007 Women's International Cricketer of the Year award?
    • A. 

      Cathryn Fitzpatrick

    • B. 

      Karen Rolton

    • C. 

      Lisa Sthalekar

    • D. 

      Lisa Rolton

  • 17. 
    Who was the first two-time winner of the Women's International Cricketer of the Year award?
    • A. 

      Lisa Keightley

    • B. 

      Karen Rolton

    • C. 

      Belinda Clark

    • D. 

      Cathryn Fitzpatrick

  • 18. 
    Which two countries played in the first-ever cricket Test match?
    • A. 

      Australia And New Zealand

    • B. 

      England And India

    • C. 

      England And Australia

    • D. 

      England And Ireland

  • 19. 
    What does O.D.I. stand for in cricket?
    • A. 

      One Day Intersession

    • B. 

      Off Day Intersession

    • C. 

      One Day International

    • D. 

      Off Day International

  • 20. 
    England won the Ashes in 2005; how long had it been since they had won the Ashes?
    • A. 

      18 Years

    • B. 

      14 Years

    • C. 

      25 Years

    • D. 

      10 Years

  • 21. 
    Which country has a national cricket team nicknamed the "Windies"?
    • A. 

      Australia

    • B. 

      West Indies

    • C. 

      Bangladesh

    • D. 

      Pakistan

  • 22. 
    What country did Donald Bradman play cricket for?
    • A. 

      West Indies

    • B. 

      England

    • C. 

      Australia

    • D. 

      Ireland

  • 23. 
    What color was the original ball used to play cricket?
    • A. 

      Yellow

    • B. 

      Purple

    • C. 

      Red

    • D. 

      Black

  • 24. 
    In cricket, what are the last few batsmen called?
    • A. 

      Finch

    • B. 

      Pad

    • C. 

      Tail

    • D. 

      Knee

  • 25. 
    In 2005, which two players tied for the honor of ICC Player of the Year?
    • A. 

      Brian Lara And Jacques Kallis

    • B. 

      Brian Lara And Rahul Dravid

    • C. 

      Andrew Flintoff And Brian Lara

    • D. 

      Andrew Flintoff And Jacques Kallis