Cricket meri jaan

download Cricket meri jaan

If you can't read please download the document

  • date post

  • Category


  • view

  • download


Embed Size (px)


Cricket Quiz

Transcript of Cricket meri jaan


2. Q1. Connect the Followingplayers.Adding one player to thelist will make itexhaustive. Name him!Pics in next Slide 3. A. Missing Cricketer- Lance KlusnerThey all were the Man of the tournamentsin World Cups.Martin Crowe-1992Sanath Jayasuria-1996Lance Klusner-1999Sachin Tendulkar-2003Glenn Mcgrath-2007Yuvraj Singh-2011 4. Q2. Identify.Why is he veryfamous amongIndians? 5. A. Travis DowlinDhoni's only One dayinternational wicket. 6. Q3. "Honestly. I got out to X more than anyone. When weplayed South Africa he always got me out more thanAllan Donald or Shaun Pollock. It wasn't that I couldn'tpick him it's just that the ball seemed to go straight to afielder.I was going great guns in Durban one year andplayed some big shots against Donald and Pollock. Xcame on and I flicked his first ball straight to leg-slip. Inever knew what to do with him"- Sachin TendulkarIdentify X. 7. A. Hansie Cronje 8. Q4. Beginning his career for Yorkshire in 1898 as a slow leftarm bowler who was a useful batsman, X quicklyestablished a reputation as one of the best slow bowlersin the world. However, by the First World War he haddeveloped his batting skills to the extent that he wasregarded as one of the leading batsmen in England.He played throughout the 1920s as an all-rounder beforeretiring after the 1930 cricket season. His firstappearance for England was in 1899 and he playedregularly in Tests until 1921. Recalled to the team in thefinal Ashes Test of 1926 aged 48, X played a significantpart in winning the match for England who thus regainedthe Ashes for the first time since 1912. He ended hisTest career in the West Indies in April 1930. 9. A. Wilfred RhodesHe holds the world records both for themost appearances made in first-classcricket (1,110 matches), and for the mostwickets taken (4,204). He completed thedouble of 1,000 runs and 100 wickets inan English cricket season a record 16times.Retired at an age of 52, oldest to do so. 10. Q5. Full Name: Nanik X Bharadwaj Born: Kapurthala, Punjab Major Teams:India,Gujarat,Hindus,Maharajah ofPatiala's XI, Railways, UP Batting Style: Right Hand Bat Bowling Style: Right Arm Medium ID this Famous Indian Captain 11. A.LALA AMARNATH 12. Q6. When Virender Sehwag was dismissed for 175 in theopening match of the world cup 2011 againstBangladesh, Ravi Shastri in the commentary box said toSunil Gavaskar, "The last time someone made 175 in aworld cup game we were still playing." Which inningswas he referring to? (Batsman, opposition, year) 13. A. Kapil DevZimbabwe1983 14. Q7. This is one of the most famous incident of sledging.Ormond was involved in a notable piece of sledging,when in a test match against Australia in 2001, X askedhim, "Mate what are you doing here? There's no way youare good enough to play for England."Ormand replied back "May be not, but at least I am thebest in my Family".Give me X. 15. A.Mark WaughOrmond was referring to him and hisbrother Steve Waugh. 16. Q8. X retired from International cricket at theend of the world cup. He was asked toreturn to the captaincy by the Presidentand on 18 January, he announced hisdecision to rejoin the team. Soon afterreturning to the captaincy, X led his teamto another winning tour, before lifting thenext World Cup for his country.ID X 17. A. Imran Khan 18. Q9. He was a compact batsman and a competent off breakbowler with a defense that was hard to breach. He led Ruiacollege with distinction at the inter-college level and wasalmost selected for the Bombay University team. He played Kanga league B division for Young Comrades andgraduated to A division for Jolly cricketers. He was goodenough to play against the likes of Gavaskar and Vengsarkarin the Kanga A division. He now travels to San Francisco everyJuly for coaching assignments. But he is most famous for a close association with anothercricketer. Who? 19. A. Ajit Tendulkar 20. Q10. Complete the list and tell what is this allabout! EAS Prasanna (twice) 1973-74, 1977-78 Brijesh Patel 1982-83 Anil Kumble 1995-96 Rahul Dravid 1997-98 Sunil Joshi 1998-99 X- 2013-14 21. A. R Vinay Kumar They are the only 6 captains that ledKarnataka to lift Ranji Trophy.Karnataka has won 7. 22. Q11. X is a retired South African cricketer. He was alsochosen as the Wisden Cricketer of the Year in2003.Xwas also a very useful hard-hitting batsman,whose style bears some resemblance to his famousuncle on occasions. He had a Test average of over 30and ODI average above 25.He has the lowest (best)economy rate of any bowler to have taken 300 ODIwickets.In June 2007 he represented an Africa XI in anODI game against an Asia XI in Bangalore. Playing as aspecialist batsman, X scored 130 from number 7 in thebatting order, the highest ever score by an ODI batsmanin that position at that time. 23. A. Shaun Pollock 24. Q12.On typing Which Cricketer's name in the search bar, will Google returnthese images? 25. A. George BaileyJames Stewart's characater in the movie"It's a wonderfull life" was called GeorgeBailey. 26. Q13. Immediately after the 2008 IPL, BCCIselected an India A team captained byJayadev Shah , which included playerslike Pujara and star IPL performers likeSwapnil Asnodkar and Rajat Bhatia. Theywere going on a tour and were playing anInternational team consisting of formerinternational cricketers like Jonty Rhodes,Adam Bacher and Rolan Lefebvre. WhichCountry? 27. A. Israel On their 60th Anniversary, comprising ofJewish cricketers from all around theworld. 28. Q14. Connect the followingthree images to anincident that hashappened only oncein InternationalCricket. 29. A. Only instatce of 3 bowlers being used tofinish an over.Cricinfo says,"M Dillon was replaced byCEL Stuart after 2 balls of his over due togroin injury. Stuart was withdrawn from thebowling crease for the remainder of theinnings after bowling two beamers in hisfirst three balls.CH Gayle bowled the final3 balls of the over" 30. Q15. Cricinfo's 'Most runs in a single ground'record list is led by Ricky Ponting- 3467runs at the MCG, Second is MahelaJayawardene with 3218 runs at theSinhalese Sports Club, Columbo. The top20 has only two Indians- one scoring 1778runs while the other one scored 1660runs, both on the same ground. one ofthem is Sachin.Identify the other player and the ground. 31. A. Player- Md. Azharuddin Venue- Sharjah 32. Q16 Y Venugopal Rao shot into fame afterscoring 228 in South Zone's successfulchase of 501 in the Duleep Trophy in2004. A forgotten fact is that X scored a100 in each of the innings of the match.One of the only 11 people who have doneso in a Duleep trophy game. X made hisinternational debut later and establishedhimself as a big match winner. 33. A. Kevin Pieterson BCCI experimented with the format of theDuleep Trophy by calling an English Teamto participate. That Team included KP,Sajid Mahmood and Simon Jones. 34. Q17. In 1996, England hosted an U-15 worldcup. India emerged champions with ateam consisting of future internationals likeReetinder Sodhi and Mohammad Kaif. In the semis, India defeated a SouthAfrican team. Only one member of thatteam graduated to play test cricket andcontinues to play international cricket eventoday. Identify him. 35. A. Jonathan Trott 36. Q18. X attended Sharadashram Vidyamandir School, wherehe was a schoolmate of future cricketing star SachinTendulkar. Like Tendulkar, he was coached byRamakant Achrekar. When Tendulkar and Vinod Kamblishared in a then-record 664-run partnership for theirschool in a Harris Shield match, he was on the sameteam and was due to bat next.On his first-class debut forBombay, he scored 260 against Haryana at Faridabad ina Ranji Trophy match in the 199394 season. This was arecord for any player on their debut in first-class cricket.X was named as the vice-captain of the Indian U-19cricket team for their tour of England in 1994. He wasregarded as one of the country's finest prospects andwas labelled the "new Tendulkar".He also played for theIndia A side in the 199495 season alongside RahulDravid and Sourav Ganguly. 37. A. Amol Muzumdar 38. Q19. X started his cricket career as a teenager at Mahinda College,Galle, where Major G. W. S. de Silva was his first cricket coach.Then he crossed over to Ananda College, Colombo, where he wassubsequently coached by P. W. Perera. Making his Test debut inNovember 1990 just after his 20th birthday, his first six inningsyielded five ducks and a 1.After this difficult start in his first threematches, he did not score above 29 in his next 11 innings, beforehitting his first Test century in his 10th match, against India, sevenyears after his debut. He has 22 Test-match career ducks and 4pairs (two ducks in a single match), both records for a top-orderbatsman.A report prepared by Cricinfo in late 2005 showed thatsince the 1999 Cricket World Cup, he had effected the secondhighest number of run-outs in ODI cricket of any fieldsman, with theseventh highest success rate.Who is X? 39. A. Marvan Atapattu 40. Q20. Connect.(Exhaustive) 41. A. They are the only players who have battedat all the 11 positions in internationalcricket.Abdul Razzak has done it in ODI's whilethe rest in Tests. 42. THANK YOU!!