General Knowledge - Sports

Exercise :: Sports - Section 3

6. 

Which of the following is a pair names of the same game?

A. Soccer - Football
B. Golf - Polo
C. Billiards - Carrom
D. Volleyball - Squash

Answer: Option A

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7. 

'Popping Crease' is associated with which games?

A. Swimming
B. Cricket
C. Water polo
D. Lawn Tennis

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The odd name of the popping crease refers to the early history of the game of cricket, when batsmen used to have to 'pop' their bats into a small hole that was located in the middle of the crease for a run to count. For a player to run a batsman out, he had to pop the ball into the hole before the bat was grounded in it.

8. 

Maradona is a famous player associated with

A. Hockey
B. Football
C. Cricket
D. Golf

Answer: Option B

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9. 

The famous player 'Pele' is associated with which games?

A. Football
B. Hockey
C. volleyball
D. Tennis

Answer: Option A

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10. 

Ben Johnson, the well known athlete belongs to which of the following countries?

A. South Africa
B. Canada
C. Germany
D. Cuba

Answer: Option B

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