Interesting Facts About Cricket! Trivia Quiz

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Interesting Facts About Cricket! Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which IPL side did Tatenda Taibu represent in the IPL 2008?
    • A. 

      Chennai Super Kings

    • B. 

      Kolkata Knight Riders

    • C. 

      Rajasthan Royals

    • D. 

      Mumbai Indians

  • 2. 
    Which nation won the ICC Women's Cricket World Cup in 2009?
    • A. 

      New Zealand

    • B. 

      Australia

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      India

  • 3. 
    Which nation has won the ICC Women's Cricket World Cup most number of times?
    • A. 

      Australia

    • B. 

      New Zealand

    • C. 

      India

    • D. 

      England

  • 4. 
    Brothers Tony and Martin Suji represented which country in cricket?
    • A. 

      Zimbabwe

    • B. 

      Kenya

    • C. 

      West Indies

    • D. 

      Ireland

  • 5. 
    Brothers Adam and Ben Hollioake played cricket for which country?
    • A. 

      South Africa

    • B. 

      New Zealand

    • C. 

      England

    • D. 

      Australia

  • 6. 
    Brothers David and Steve Tikolo represented which team in International cricket?
    • A. 

      South Africa

    • B. 

      Zimbabwe

    • C. 

      Kenya

    • D. 

      India

  • 7. 
    Who captained West Indies in the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup?
    • A. 

      Ravi Rampaul

    • B. 

      Chris Gayle

    • C. 

      Darren Sammy

    • D. 

      Dwayne Bravo

  • 8. 
    Whose record of appearing in 6 Cricket World Cups was touched by Sachin Tendulkar in 2011?
    • A. 

      Kapil Dev

    • B. 

      Imran Khan

    • C. 

      Wasim Akram

    • D. 

      Javed Miandad

  • 9. 
    What is a delivery hurled at the batsman at around head height without bouncing at ground called?
    • A. 

      Googly

    • B. 

      Spin

    • C. 

      Bouncer

    • D. 

      Beamer

  • 10. 
    Which of these cricketing terms was originated during the 1932–'33 Ashes Tour?
    • A. 

      Bodyline

    • B. 

      Late cut

    • C. 

      Beamer

    • D. 

      Googly

  • 11. 
    Bosey is another name for which kind of cricket deliveries?
    • A. 

      Bouncer

    • B. 

      Carom ball

    • C. 

      Reverse swing

    • D. 

      Googly

  • 12. 
    Which of these is a kind of delivery named after Ellis Achong, a West Indian spinner of Chinese descent?
    • A. 

      Beamer

    • B. 

      Chinaman

    • C. 

      Googly

    • D. 

      Inswing

  • 13. 
    Who developed the mathematical rule for deriving a target score in a rain-affected one-day match?
    • A. 

      Bucknor-Chenny

    • B. 

      Duckworth-Lewis

    • C. 

      Watson-Crick

    • D. 

      Duckworth-Chatham

  • 14. 
    What is the term used for the bar graph of the runs scored off each over in an one-day game?
    • A. 

      Manhattan

    • B. 

      Wagon wheel

    • C. 

      Building

    • D. 

      Highrise

  • 15. 
    Who won the ICC Umpire of the Year for the first five years of its existence (2004–2008)?
    • A. 

      Simon Taufel

    • B. 

      Billy Bowden

    • C. 

      Dickie Bird

    • D. 

      Aleem Dar

  • 16. 
    In cricket, which two countries were represented by KC Wessels?
    • A. 

      England and Canada

    • B. 

      Pakistan and Australia

    • C. 

      Australia and South Africa

    • D. 

      Australia and England

  • 17. 
    AJ Traicos played for South Africa and which other country?
    • A. 

      Zimbabwe

    • B. 

      West Indies

    • C. 

      Pakistan

    • D. 

      Canada

  • 18. 
    Which team did Meyrick Pringle represent in the 1992 Cricket World Cup?
    • A. 

      West Indies

    • B. 

      New Zealand

    • C. 

      Australia

    • D. 

      South Africa

  • 19. 
    Which team scored the lowest innings total of 21 against Rajasthan in the Ranji Trophy match in 2010?
    • A. 

      Bengal

    • B. 

      Jharkhand

    • C. 

      Assam

    • D. 

      Hyderabad

  • 20. 
    Which of these teams lost two consecutive Ranji finals in the 2005–06 and 2006-07 seasons?
    • A. 

      Baroda

    • B. 

      Bengal

    • C. 

      Mumbai

    • D. 

      Delhi

  • 21. 
    Which of these teams lost two consecutive Ranji finals in the 2007–08 and 2008-09 seasons?
    • A. 

      Hyderabad

    • B. 

      Rajasthan

    • C. 

      Uttar Pradesh

    • D. 

      Mumbai

  • 22. 
    Which of these teams is no longer a part of the Ranji Trophy?
    • A. 

      Saurashtra

    • B. 

      Gujrat

    • C. 

      Holkar

    • D. 

      Himachal

  • 23. 
    From 1958 to 1973, which team has won 15 consecutive Ranji Trophies?
    • A. 

      Bombay

    • B. 

      Delhi

    • C. 

      Karnataka

    • D. 

      Madras

  • 24. 
    Which of these trophies is played between Ranji Trophy winners and the Rest of India team?
    • A. 

      Irani Trophy

    • B. 

      Duleep Trophy

    • C. 

      Vijay Hazare Trophy

    • D. 

      Deodhar Trophy

  • 25. 
    • A. 

      Prof. D. B. Deodhar

    • B. 

      Maharaja Bhupinder Singh

    • C. 

      Kumar Shri Ranjitsinhji

    • D. 

      Kumar Shri Duleepsinhji