General Knowledge - Sports

Exercise :: Sports - Section 1

43. 

Who had a torrid time with Lancashire in 2000?

A. Sachin Tendulkar
B. Nayan Mongia
C. Javagal Srinath
D. Saurav Ganguly

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Saurav was signed as a replacement for wizard of off spin, Muttiah Muralitharan.

44. 

What is the name of the person that controls a football match?

A. A referee
B. An umpire
C. A spectator
D. A goalkeeper

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

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45. 

Former Australian captain Allan Border was sometimes known as "Captain Grumpy". What was his other nickname?

A. Abe
B. Captain Junior
C. AB
D. Groucho

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Captain Grumpy was more of a media invention.

46. 

The Indian football team made its first appearance at Olympics in...?

A. 1936
B. 1948
C. 1952
D. 1956

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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47. 

Who was the first captain of Indian Test team?

A. Vijay Hazare
B. C K Nayudu
C. Lala Amarnath
D. Vijay Merchant

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

BCCI had established C K Nayudu award in memory of him for contribution to the Indian cricket. The award carries a citation, a trophy, and a cash prize of Rs 2 lakh. Lala Amarnath was the 1st recipient of this award.

48. 

Fenway Park is the home field of what Major League Baseball team?

A. New York Yankees
B. Chicago White Sox
C. Montreal Expos
D. Boston Red Sox

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

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