General Knowledge - Sports

Exercise :: Sports - Section 2


Ajit Agarkar made his Test debut in 1998 as a bowler. How many wickets did he take in that match including both 1st and 2nd innings?

A. 2
B. 1
C. 5
D. 3

Answer: Option A


Agarkar's entry into international cricket was with an avalanche of wickets that made him the fastest to 50 in ODIs.


Ajit Agarkar's first match was against Australia on April 1, 1998 at Kochi. Which Australian batsman was dismissed by Agarkar in that match?

A. Ponting
B. Warne
C. Martyn
D. Gilchrist

Answer: Option D


Agarkar dismissed Gilchrist on 61. India won the match by 41 runs.nTendulkar was won the Man of the Match award by his excellent bowling performance of 5/32.


Which team did Sachin Tendulkar play for in the Ranji Trophy when he made his debut in first class cricket?

A. Karnataka
B. Delhi
C. Mumbai
D. Kerala

Answer: Option C


And he stayed with them for years.


What was Yashpal Sharma's best score in First Class Cricket?

A. 201 not out
B. 200
C. 199
D. 153 not out

Answer: Option A


Yashpal Sharma played 160 matches and made 21 hundreds in First Class Cricket.


How many ODI matches had Farokh Engineer played throughout his career?

A. 5
B. 10
C. 15
D. 9

Answer: Option A


He played 5 ODI matches with his highest being 54 not out.