General Knowledge - Sports

Exercise :: Sports - Section 1

25. 

Which player has scored the most runs in a single Test innings?

A. Graham Gooch
B. Matthew Hayden
C. Brian Lara
D. Agarkar

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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26. 

Who was the 1st ODI captain for India?

A. Ajit Wadekar
B. Bishen Singh Bedi
C. Nawab Pataudi
D. Vinoo Mankad

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Ajit Wadekar has played only 2 ODI matches.

27. 

Where did India play its 1st one day international match?

A. Lords
B. Headingley
C. Taunton
D. The Oval

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

India lost the match by four wickets on 13-07-1974. Brijesh Patel (82) was the top scorer.

28. 

India reached the final of the Davis Cup for the first time in...?

A. 1964
B. 1966
C. 1970
D. 1974

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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29. 

The Asian Games were held in Delhi for the first time in...?

A. 1951
B. 1963
C. 1971
D. 1982

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

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30. 

What Australian player was known as 'Fruitfly' amongst the rest of the team?

A. Geoff Lawson
B. Merv Hughes
C. Mike Veletta
D. Mike Whitney

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

He was given this name because of his habit of annoying everyone in the dressingrooms, especially during rain delays.