General Knowledge - Sports

Exercise :: Sports - Section 2


How many centuries in Tests did Sunil Gavaskar bag when he retired?

A. 23
B. 45
C. 34
D. 54

Answer: Option C


He was also named as the Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1980.


How many fours had Yograj Singh hit throughout his Test career?

A. 10
B. 9
C. 4
D. 1

Answer: Option D


Yuvraj Singh is the son of Yograj Singh.


What was the bowling figures (O-M-R-W ) of Anil Kumble in his ODI debut against Sri Lanka?

A. 1.1-0-27-0
B. 10-7-10-5
C. 10-0-42-1
D. 8.2-2-33-2

Answer: Option C


Anil Kumble's first match against Sri Lanka was held on April 25, 1990 at Sharjah. Anil kumble picked up a wicket of SHU Karnain. Sri Lanka won the match by 3 wickets.


Who was named as the Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1980?

A. Madan Lal
B. Bishen Singh Bedi
C. Sunil Gavaskar
D. Abbas Ali Baig

Answer: Option C


Sunil Gavaskar played his last ODI in Mumbai in 1987 and then retired.


Navjot Singh Sidhu had a marvellous start to his ODI cricketing career.How many sixes did he hit in his innings of 73 runs on debut?

A. 3
B. 6
C. 5
D. 10

Answer: Option A


Well, that match was won by Australia by 1 run.