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Former India Test cricket-turned-commentator Sanjay Manjrekar turns 47 today. Sanjay was among the many sons, who followed in their father’s footsteps, and played for the country. Take our quiz to find out how much you know about father-son duos in cricket.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    • Vijay Manjrekar played cricket for Shivaji Park Gymkhana. Which rival club did son Sanjay join?

    • A.

      Dadar Union

    • B.

      Bandra Gymkhana

    • C.

      Bombay Gymkhana

    Correct Answer
    A. Dadar Union
    Explanation
    Sanjay Manjrekar, the son of Vijay Manjrekar, joined Dadar Union as a rival club.

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  • 2. 

      Sunil Gavaskar played 125 Tests for India. How many did Rohan play?

    • A.

      Five

    • B.

      None, he only played ODIs

    • C.

      Eighteen

    Correct Answer
    B. None, he only played ODIs
  • 3. 

    Who among the sons of Lala Amarnath scored a century on Test debut?

    • A.

      Surinder Amarnath

    • B.

      Mohinder Amarnath

    • C.

      Rajinder Amarnath

    Correct Answer
    A. Surinder Amarnath
    Explanation
    Surinder Amarnath is the correct answer because he is one of the sons of Lala Amarnath and he scored a century on his Test debut.

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  • 4. 

      What’s common between Hrishikesh and Hemant Kanitkar in their Test careers?

    • A.

      Both scored 50s on debut

    • B.

      Both played only two Tests

    • C.

      Neither played one-dayers

    Correct Answer
    B. Both played only two Tests
    Explanation
    Both Hrishikesh and Hemant Kanitkar had short Test careers as they played only two Tests. They did not have the opportunity to play in one-dayers.

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  • 5. 

    Shaun Pollock represented Warwickshire in country cricket. Which one did his father Peter play for?

    • A.

      Lancashire

    • B.

      Leicestershire

    • C.

      He did not play county cricket

    Correct Answer
    C. He did not play county cricket
    Explanation
    The question asks which county cricket team Shaun Pollock's father Peter played for. The correct answer is "He did not play county cricket," indicating that Peter Pollock did not represent any county team in his cricket career.

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  • 6. 

    Which former Aussie cricketer’s two sons are currently part of the national squad?

    • A.

      Rod Marsh

    • B.

      Geoff Marsh

    • C.

      Dennis Lillee

    Correct Answer
    B. Geoff Marsh
    Explanation
    Geoff Marsh is the correct answer because his two sons, Shaun Marsh and Mitchell Marsh, are currently part of the Australian national cricket team.

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  • 7. 

      Which of these pairs from New Zealand is not a father-son duo?

    • A.

      Lance Cairns-Chris Cairns

    • B.

      Zin Harris-Chris Harris

    • C.

      Hamish Marshall-James Marshall

    Correct Answer
    C. Hamish Marshall-James Marshall
    Explanation
    Hamish Marshall and James Marshall are not a father-son duo from New Zealand. The question is asking for a pair that does not consist of a father and son, and the other two options, Lance Cairns-Chris Cairns and Zin Harris-Chris Harris, are both father-son duos.

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  • 8. 

    Stuart Broad’s father Chris, who also played for England with distinction, is now…

    • A.

      An umpire

    • B.

      A match referee

    • C.

      Not involved in the game

    Correct Answer
    B. A match referee
    Explanation
    Stuart Broad's father Chris, who also played for England with distinction, is now a match referee.

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