General Knowledge - Sports

Exercise :: Sports - Section 1

13. 

In the match between India and Pakistan at Jaipur on 02-10-1983, Which new rule was introduced?

A. Limit of overs was reduced to 50 overs
B. The rule of field restriction was taken.
C. Over throw runs were batsman's score
D. No-balls & wides were debited to bowlers analysis

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Before this match, no balls & wides were debited in extras.

14. 

The first hang gliders to be flown were flown in...?

A. 1600s
B. 1700s
C. 1800s
D. 1900s

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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15. 

Which two counties did Anil Kumble play for?

A. Nottinghamshire & Lancashire
B. Nottinghamshire & Leicestershire
C. Northamptonshire & Leicestershire
D. Northamptonshire & Lancashire

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Kumble had a great season with Northants taking 105 wickets.

16. 

The nickname of Glenn McGrath is what?

A. Ooh Ahh
B. Penguin
C. Big Bird
D. Pigeon

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

So called because of his skinny legs.

17. 

Mark Waugh is commonly called what?

A. Afganistan
B. Junior
C. Tugga
D. Julio

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

'Afganastan' (as in the 'forgotten Waugh') was an invention of the media in the late 1980s. Tugga is brother Steve's nickname.

18. 

India won its first Olympic hockey gold in...?

A. 1928
B. 1932
C. 1936
D. 1948

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

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