Cricket Trivia Interesting Facts! Quiz

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Cricket Trivia Interesting Facts! Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many players are on a team for a game of cricket?
    • A. 

      9 Players

    • B. 

      8 Players

    • C. 

      15 Players

    • D. 

      11 Players

  • 2. 
    In what year did Bangladesh become the tenth ICC Test-playing cricket nation?
    • A. 

      2001

    • B. 

      1997

    • C. 

      2004

    • D. 

      2000

  • 3. 
    Which cricket player was awarded ICC Player of the Year in 2007?
    • A. 

      Ricky Ponting

    • B. 

      Brian Lara

    • C. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • D. 

      Rahul Dravid

  • 4. 
    In cricket, which fielder stands closest to the wicketkeeper?
    • A. 

      Bowler

    • B. 

      Mid On

    • C. 

      First Slip

    • D. 

      Fifth Slip

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Leg Bump Wicket

    • B. 

      Left Ball Wide

    • C. 

      Leg Before Wicket

    • D. 

      Leg Bye Wicket

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Australia And India

    • B. 

      England And India

    • C. 

      England And Australia

    • D. 

      England And West Indies

  • 7. 
    In cricket, what does "baggy green" refer to?
    • A. 

      Trousers Worn By Cricketers

    • B. 

      Long Grass On The Pitch

    • C. 

      Lord's Cricket Grounds

    • D. 

      Australia's Green Cap

  • 8. 
    Which of these is the size of a field used for cricket?
    • A. 

      50 To 75 Yards

    • B. 

      150 To 250 Yards

    • C. 

      100 To 160 Yards

    • D. 

      200 Yards

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Bails

    • B. 

      Posts

    • C. 

      Stumps

    • D. 

      Extras

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      Saurav Ganguly

    • B. 

      Shivnarine Chanderpaul

    • C. 

      Donald Bradman

    • D. 

      Brian Lara

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is a slang term for the ball used in a cricket match?
    • A. 

      Egg

    • B. 

      Rock

    • C. 

      Spinner

    • D. 

      Pigeon

  • 12. 
    In which country is the Bangabandhu National Cricket Stadium located?
    • A. 

      Pakistan

    • B. 

      India

    • C. 

      Sri Lanka

    • D. 

      Bangladesh

  • 13. 
    Which of these is the international governing body of cricket?
    • A. 

      WCC

    • B. 

      ICC

    • C. 

      IGBC

    • D. 

      ISCN

  • 14. 
    Billy Bowden is a cricket umpire from which country?
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      Canada

    • C. 

      New Zealand

    • D. 

      Australia

  • 15. 
    Cricket bats are generally made up of wood from which of the following trees?
    • A. 

      Poplar

    • B. 

      Banyan

    • C. 

      White willow

    • D. 

      Spruce

  • 16. 
    How many balls are there in an over in cricket?
    • A. 

      Six

    • B. 

      Ten

    • C. 

      Eight

    • D. 

      Three

  • 17. 
    Who is the first batsman in the world to score 14,000 Test runs in cricket?
    • A. 

      Rahul Dravid

    • B. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • C. 

      Brian Lara

    • D. 

      Ricky Ponting

  • 18. 
    Which two teams play for the Border-Gavaskar Trophy in cricket?
    • A. 

      India and Pakistan

    • B. 

      India and New Zealand

    • C. 

      India and England

    • D. 

      India and Australia

  • 19. 
    Which of these words, when put next to the Indian city of Pune, make an IPL team?
    • A. 

      Knights

    • B. 

      Warriors

    • C. 

      Kings

    • D. 

      Tigers

  • 20. 
    Which Indian cricketer became an MP after winning election from the Moradabad constituency?
    • A. 

      Kiran More

    • B. 

      Mohammad Azharuddin

    • C. 

      Kapil Dev

    • D. 

      Sandip Patil

  • 21. 
    Where is the headquarter of the Board of Control for Cricket in India?
    • A. 

      Mumbai

    • B. 

      Chennai

    • C. 

      Pune

    • D. 

      New Delhi

  • 22. 
    How is the former Indian cricketer Chandrakant Gulabrao Borde better known to us?
    • A. 

      Dhoni

    • B. 

      Ghonu

    • C. 

      Gulabo

    • D. 

      Chandu

  • 23. 
    • A. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • B. 

      MS Dhoni

    • C. 

      Rahul Dravid

    • D. 

      Sourav Ganguly

  • 24. 
    Who is "the Wall" of the Indian cricket?
    • A. 

      Javagal Srinath

    • B. 

      Virender Sehwag

    • C. 

      VVS Laxman

    • D. 

      Rahul Dravid

  • 25. 
    With which of these deliveries would you associate Harbhajan Singh?
    • A. 

      Pehla

    • B. 

      Chautha

    • C. 

      Doosra

    • D. 

      Teesra