General Knowledge - Sports

Exercise :: Sports - Section 1

49. 

Pravin Amre and Vinod Kambli played for which province in South Africa?

A. Border
B. Boland
C. Griqualand West
D. Gauteng

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Like Sachin Tendulkar, both Kambli and Amre were coached by Ramakanth Achrekar and played for Mumbai and India.

50. 

Which football hero was nicknamed "The Sundance Kid"?

A. Jim Kiick
B. Troy Aikman
C. Brett Favre
D. Joe Montana

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

51. 

Which country won the Cricket World Cup in 1999?

A. Australia
B. South Africa
C. Pakistan
D. England

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

52. 

Who did The Rock beat to win his first WWE Title?

A. Triple H
B. Stone Cold Steve Austin
C. Mankind
D. Bret Hart

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

This happened at the 1998 edition of "Survivor Series". They had a tournament to determine the WWE Champion. Mankind and The Rock made it to the finals. The Rock won after using a Sharpshooter. Mankind didn't quit but Vince McMahon called for the bell. This was in reference to what he did to Bret Hart the previous year.

53. 

The name Kunjarani Devi is associated with...?

A. Weight Lifting
B. Target shooting
C. Athletics
D. Swimming

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question. Let us discuss.

54. 

In what year was the first international cricket match held?

A. 1892 between England and India
B. 1869 between England and Australia
C. 1883 between Australia and Wales
D. 1844 between Canada and the USA

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The first international cricket match was held between Canada and the USA on September 25, 1844, at the St George Cricket Club ground, Manhattan. Canada won by 23 runs.