Q.-1. Whose book is “Sunny Days”?
Ans. Sunil Gavaskar
Q.-2. Which cricketer is known as “Rawalpindi Express”?
Ans. Shoaib Akhtar
Q.-3. Name of the First Captain of India ODI Team?
Ans. Ajit Wadekar
Q.-4. When were Test Matches first televised?
Ans. 1938 in England.
Q.-5. Who is the heaviest cricketer of all times?
Ans. Warwick Armstrong.
Q.-6. The first Indian cricketer to score a double century in Tests match?
Ans. Polly Umrigar, 223 against New Zealand
Q.-7. Who is the only Indian player to score two triple century in Test matches?
Ans. Varinder Sehwag
Q.-8. The Ashes – Who were the head coaches of each side in 2019?
Ans. Australia – Justin Langer, England – Trevor Bayliss.
Q.-9. Who was ‘the Man of the match’ in the 1975 World Cup final?
Ans. Clive Lloyd.
Q.-10. The first batsman to complete 10,000 runs in Test cricket?
Ans. Sunil Gavaskar
Q.-11. The first cricketer to score 100 hundreds in Test and ODI combined
Ans. Sachin Tendulkar
Q.-12. Where is the headquarters of the International Cricket Council (ICC), the supreme body of cricket Located?
Q.-13. Who is the highest wicket-taker in the history of Test cricket?
Ans. Muthiah Muralidharan (Sri Lanka)
Q.-14. When and where was the First Cricket world cup held?
Ans. 1975 in England
Q.-15. The First Player who took the Hat-Trick and then one more Wicket in next ball (4 Ball- 4 Wickets)?
Ans. Lasith Malinga (Sri Lankan Player) against South Africa in 2007
Q.-16. Cricket is the national sport of which country.
Ans. England, Australia
Q.-17. Deodhar Trophy is related to which game?
Q.-18. Till 1889 how many balls an overused to be bowled?
Q.-19. Which is the oldest cricket club in the world?
Ans. M.C.C. (Marylebone Cricket Club), London
Q.-20. Which game is called crease, duck, and driver word related to?
Q.-21. Which Indian cricketer has led the team in most Test matches?
Ans. Mahendra Singh Dhoni 53 matches
Q.-22. The first Indian woman to score a double century in the cricket Test match
Ans. Mithali Raj [against England, 214 runs]
Q.-23. Which player was honoured by the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award 2007?
Ans. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
Q.-24. What is the Test Cricket Series between England and Australia called?
Q.-25. The distance between the popping crease and the bowling crease is:
Ans. 4 feet.
Q.-26. The West Indies hit 421 batting first in their warm up match versus who?
Ans. New Zealand.
Q.-27. What was the official name of the first World Cup?
Ans. Prudential World Cup.
Q.-28. What town are the Derbyshire County Cricket club based in?
Q.-29. The prize money of Prudential World Cup for the winner amounted to:
Ans. 4000 dollars.
Q.-30. Who won the maximum sixes award for the IPL 2008 season?
Ans. Sanath Jayasuriya.
Q.-31. In first class Indian matches, the maximum distance allowed from pitch to the boundary/ line is:
Ans. 75 yards.
Q.-32. Which national team are called “Baggy Greens”?
Q.-33. The 1975 World Cup, the first of its kind was played at:
Ans. Lord’s London.
Q.-34. When was overarm bowling accepted as legal?
Q.-35. What was total number of matches played in the 1975 World Cup?
Q.-36. Australia – Who registered their highest individual score?
Ans. David Warner – 166 v Bangladesh.
Q.-37. Who won the first World Cup, 1975?
Ans. West Indies.
Q.-38. When was the Durham County Cricket Club founded?
Q.-39. What was the margin of West Indies victory over Australia in the first (1975) World Cup final?
Ans. 17 runs.
Q.-40. Who was the player of the IPL 2017 season?
Ans. Ben Stokes.
Q.-41. Which cricketing law classifies throwing to be illegal?
Ans. Law 24.
Q.-42. The Ashes – Who scored the highest individual score for each side in 2019?
Ans. Australia – Steve Smith 211, England – Ben Stokes 135.
Q.-43. How many minutes before play should the umpires take the field?
Q.-44. What is New Zealand cricketer Brendon McCullum’ nickname?
Q.-45. India achieved its first Test victory against Australia in:
Ans. Kanpur, 1959-60.
Q.-46. Who was the Man of the Match in the first One-Day International?
Ans. John Edrich of England.
Q.-47. Which Indian player was ‘rusticated’ and sent back during the 1936 English tour?
Ans. Lala Amarnath.
Q.-48. Bangladesh – Who was their top run scorer?
Ans. Shakib Al Hasan – 606.
Q.-49. What is Australia’s highest score against India?
Ans. 674 at Adelaide.
Q.-50. What town are the Essex County Cricket Club based in?