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Thursday, March 1, 2007

Cricket Trivia

This is for all cricket fans out there some sitters and some difficult questions. See if you can answer without using Google

1. How many modes of dismissal are there in cricket? No this is not the question :) I will make it simpler there are 10 modes
  • Caught
  • Bowled
  • Leg before wicket (lbw)
  • Run out
  • Stumped
  • Hit wicket
Name the remaining four

2. Who was man of the match in the Final of 1975 World Cup ?
( will give you a sitter hint , he was a West Indian)

3. Another from the first world cup Who was the most economical bowler of the cup?
You should know this .........

4. Any guesses what was the lowest score by any batsman in the 1975 cup?
Now don't say duck

5. Now this one from the 2003 WC . Which batsman set the highest individual score of the tournament.
Need a hint :)
He was from Africa ...... he he


Now serious effort . No google please

Answers after few days

Winner will get a trip to West Indies *





* this incident can be purely imaginary

7 comments:

Kartikeya said...

1. There are actually 11.
Handled the ball, timed out, obstructing the field, hitting the ball twice, retired out (not hurt... if a batsman retires without illness or injury he is deemed out)
2. Clive Lloyd
3. Bishen Bedi
4. 1?
5. Gary Kirsten

nitesh said...
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nitesh said...

4th and 5th are wrong

give it another shot

nitesh said...

@kartikeya
your comment
1. There are actually 11.
Handled the ball, timed out, obstructing the field, hitting the ball twice, retired out (not hurt... if a batsman retires without illness or injury he is deemed out)
2. Clive Lloyd
3. Bishen Bedi
4. 1?
5. Gary Kirsten

it was deleted by mistake

Raja said...

for fifth one i think its craig wishart....probably againest Namibia....

nitesh said...

going right
i will tell the answers later

abhi said...

1. You call it sitter...anyways (a) Handled the ball, (b) Obstructing the field (ref: Inzy) (c) Not arriving on pitch in time (90 sec for ODI) (d) Hitting the ball with bat more than once. (e) Caught & Bowled (I hope that counts)

2. There comes a sitter...Clive Lloyd

3. Ha Ha...luthra, seriously u r one helluva Quizmaster. Anyways, u won't believe that i know this. Bishen Singh Bedi (courtesy: Cricket quiz once organized in our College)

4. And here comes the end of my streak. Sorry don't know this.

5. Craig Wishart (Zim) vs Namibia