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  • 1. 
    With whom did Ricky Ponting share his Allan Border Medal in 2009?
    • A. 

      Brett Lee

    • B. 

      Michael Clarke

    • C. 

      Shane Warne

    • D. 

      Mitchell Johnson

  • 2. 
    Who received Cricket Australia's "Twenty20 International Player of the Year" award in 2011?
    • A. 

      Michael Hussey

    • B. 

      Phillip Hughes

    • C. 

      David Hussey

    • D. 

      Ben Hilfenhaus

  • 3. 
    Who received Cricket Australia's both Test and One Day International Player of the Year award in 2011?
    • A. 

      Shane Watson

    • B. 

      Michael Clarke

    • C. 

      Mitchell Johnson

    • D. 

      Ricky Ponting

  • 4. 
    Who won the Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy in 2010?
    • A. 

      Hashim Amla

    • B. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • C. 

      Virender Sehwag

    • D. 

      Graeme Swann

  • 5. 
    Which Indian cricketer was known by the nickname 'Colonel'?
    • A. 

      Dilip Vengsarkar

    • B. 

      Sunil Gavaskar

    • C. 

      Kris Srikkanth

    • D. 

      Bishan Singh Bedi

  • 6. 
    Who, among the following, is a West Indian batsman of Indo-Guyanese ethnicity?
    • A. 

      Michael Holding

    • B. 

      Gordon Greenidge

    • C. 

      Sylvester Clarke

    • D. 

      Alvin Kallicharran

  • 7. 
    Which of the following zodiac signs is the middle-name of former West Indian opener Desmond Haynes?
    • A. 

      Leo

    • B. 

      Libra

    • C. 

      Virgo

    • D. 

      Gemini

  • 8. 
    Which Australian batsman was adjudged the "Player of the final" in the 1987 World Cup?
    • A. 

      Merv Hughes

    • B. 

      David Boon

    • C. 

      Allan Border

    • D. 

      Geoff Marsh

  • 9. 
    Which of the following cricketers had taken out a £200,000 policy on his moustache?
    • A. 

      Merv Hughes

    • B. 

      Ian Chappell

    • C. 

      David Boon

    • D. 

      Anil Kumble

  • 10. 
    Who scored the highest run in the India-England tie match in the 2011 ICC World Cup?
    • A. 

      Sachin Tendulkar

    • B. 

      Ian Bell

    • C. 

      Yuvraj Singh

    • D. 

      Andrew Strauss

  • 11. 
    Whom did Ravi Shastri hit for six sixes in an over in a Ranji match between Bombay vs. Baroda in 1985?
    • A. 

      Salil Ankola

    • B. 

      Tilak Raj

    • C. 

      Arshad Ayub

    • D. 

      Chetan Sharma

  • 12. 
    Which Indian cricketer participated in the Season 1 of Indian version of "Bigg Boss"?
    • A. 

      Salil Ankola

    • B. 

      Ajay Jadeja

    • C. 

      Ajit Agarkar

    • D. 

      Vinod Kambli

  • 13. 
    Which two countries took part in the tied ICC World Cup match in 2007?
    • A. 

      India and Pakistan

    • B. 

      Zimbabwe and South Africa

    • C. 

      Ireland and Zimbabwe

    • D. 

      Ireland and Kenya

  • 14. 
    Which two countries took part in the tied ICC World Cup match in 2003?
    • A. 

      India and Sri Lanka

    • B. 

      Sri Lanka and England

    • C. 

      Sri Lanka and South Africa

    • D. 

      Australia and South Africa

  • 15. 
    Whose match with Australia was tied in the 1999 ICC Cricket World Cup?
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      Pakistan

    • C. 

      South Africa

    • D. 

      West Indies

  • 16. 
    Which Indian bowler broke Dennis Lillee's the then record for the fastest 50 wickets in ODIs in 1998?
    • A. 

      Ajit Agarkar

    • B. 

      Javagal Srinath

    • C. 

      Robin Singh

    • D. 

      Venkatesh Prasad

  • 17. 
    Who was the highest wicket taker of the 2010 ICC Champions League Twenty20 tournament?
    • A. 

      Lakshmipathy Balaji

    • B. 

      Suresh Raina

    • C. 

      Manpreet Gony

    • D. 

      R Ashwin

  • 18. 
    Who broke Ajit Agarkar's record of fastest 50 ODI wickets in 2009?
    • A. 

      Darren Bravo

    • B. 

      Ajantha Mendis

    • C. 

      Mitchell Johnson

    • D. 

      Stuart Broad

  • 19. 
    Which of these Indian cricketers was once elected to Indian Parliament?
    • A. 

      Sairaj Bahutule

    • B. 

      Abbas Ali Baig

    • C. 

      Salil Ankola

    • D. 

      Kirti Azad

  • 20. 
    Who, apart from, Prasanna, Bedi and Venkataraghavan formed the Indian spin quartet during the 1960s?
    • A. 

      Bhagwat Chandrasekhar

    • B. 

      Abbas Ali Baig

    • C. 

      Chetan Chauhan

    • D. 

      Utpal Chatterjee

  • 21. 
    Who was the highest wicket-taker (18 wickets) for India in the 1983 Cricket World Cup?
    • A. 

      Madan Lal

    • B. 

      Kapil Dev

    • C. 

      Balwinder Sandhu

    • D. 

      Roger Binny

  • 22. 
    Which former Indian cricketer's middle name is Michael Humphrey?
    • A. 

      Sandeep Patil

    • B. 

      Farokh Engineer

    • C. 

      Roger Binny

    • D. 

      Buck Divecha

  • 23. 
    Who was the first Anglo-Indian to represent India in cricket?
    • A. 

      Roger Binny

    • B. 

      David Johnson

    • C. 

      Noel David

    • D. 

      Buck Divecha

  • 24. 
    Which of these Indians hold the record of scoring fewer runs (167) than Test wickets (242) taken?
    • A. 

      Bhagwat Chandrasekhar

    • B. 

      Arshad Ayub

    • C. 

      Bishan Singh Bedi

    • D. 

      Ishant Sharma

  • 25. 
    Which of these Australians was Harbhajan Singh's first Test wicket?
    • A. 

      Greg Blewett

    • B. 

      Steve Waugh

    • C. 

      Allan Border

    • D. 

      Mark Waugh