General Knowledge - Sports

Exercise :: Sports - Section 2

26. 

Vinod Kambli on his Test debut made 28 runs having a strike rate of :

A. 63.58
B. 46.66
C. 12.55
D. 91.07

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

His footwork was dazzling against the spinners - he once smashed Shane Warne for 22 runs in an over.

27. 

Which Indian batsman was the first to hit 44 fours in a test match innings?

A. Tendulkar
B. Gavaskar
C. Ganguly
D. Laxman

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The innings at Kolkata in 2000-01 was one of the magnificent innings ever played.

28. 

Against which team did Virender Sehwag make his one day international debut?

A. New Zealand
B. Sri Lanka
C. Pakistan
D. South Africa

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Sehwag made his debut against Pakistan on April 1, 1999 at Chandigarh. That is not a good day for Sehwag. He was dismissed for 1 run and go for 35 runs in his 3 overs. Pakistan won the match by 7 wickets.

29. 

Who was the first Indian woman to win a medal in the Olympics?

A. P.T.Usha
B. Karnam Malleshwari
C. Kunjarani Devi
D. Bachendri Pal

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

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30. 

Madan Lal had played 67 ODIs with his highest being 53 not out.How many runs did he make in these 67 ODIs?

A. 399
B. 405
C. 401
D. 411

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Madanlal proved his value to the side both with his courageous middle order batting and his nippy medium pace bowling. He proved it in Tests while bowling India to victory over England at Bombay in 1981 or by rescuing the country by scoring a gallant 74 against Pakistan at Bangalore in 1983.