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Bodyline Quiz

Bodyline Quiz Questions

1) Which Ashes series is known as Bodyline series?
a) 1928-1929
b) 1930
c) 1932-1933
d) 1938

2) Who was the captain of the English team for Bodyline series?
a) Leonard Hutton
b) Herbert Sutcliffe
c) Douglas Jardine
d) Edward Paynter

3) Who was the captain of the Australian team for Bodyline series?
a) Victor Richardson
b) William Woodfull
c) Victor Trumper
d) Stanley McCabe

4) The tactic of bowling short pitched balls on leg stumps with fielders placed close came to be known as Bodyline during Bodyline series. What did Douglas Jardine call Bodyline?
a) Leg Theory
b) Theory of Evolution
c) Off Theory
d) Hand Theory

5) Who was the main and intended target of Bodyline?
a) Robert Oldfield
b) William Woodfull
c) Victor Trumper
d) Donald Bradman

6) Who was the main bowler of the English team for Bodyline series?
a) G. O. B. Allen
b) William Voce
c) Harold Larwood
d) William Bowes

7) Which Test was won by Australia during Bodyline series?
a) Sydney
b) Melbourne
c) Adelaide
d) Perth

8) Whose skull was fractured during Adelaide Test of Bodyline series?
a) Tim Wall
b) William Albert Oldfield
c) Clarrie Grimmet
d) William Ponsford

9) What was the margin of England’s victory in Bodyline series?
a) 5-0
b) 4-1
c) 4-1
d) 3-0

10) What was Donald Bradman’s batting average for Bodyline series?
a) 41
b) 48
c) 56.57
d) 63.11

Bodyline Quiz Questions with Answers

1) Which Ashes series is known as Bodyline series?
c) 1932-1933

2) Who was the captain of the English team for Bodyline series?
c) Douglas Jardine

3) Who was the captain of the Australian team for Bodyline series?
b) William Woodfull

4) The tactic of bowling short pitched balls on leg stumps with fielders placed close came to be known as Bodyline during Bodyline series. What did Douglas Jardine call Bodyline?
a) Leg Theory

5) Who was the main and intended target of Bodyline?
d) Donald Bradman

6) Who was the main bowler of the English team for Bodyline series?
c) Harold Larwood

7) Which Test was won by Australia during Bodyline series?
b) Melbourne

8) Whose skull was fractured during Adelaide Test of Bodyline series?
b) William Albert Oldfield

9) What was the margin of England’s victory in Bodyline series?
b) 4-1

10) What was Donald Bradman’s batting average for Bodyline series?
c) 56.57

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Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:31:02.

Donald George Bradman Quiz

Donald Bradman practises his drive, 1936.

Donald Bradman practises his drive, 1936. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Donald George Bradman Quiz Questions

(This quiz is about Test cricketer Donald George Bradman, popularly known as Don Bradman.)

1) How may runs did Donald George Bradman score in his first Test?
a) 214 and 100 not out
b) 336
c) 309 not out
d) 18 and 1

2) What happened after Donald George Bradman played his first Test?
a) He was made captain.
b) He was made vice captain.
c) He got an award.
d) He was dropped for the next test.

3) How many Test centuries did Donald George Bradman hit?
a) 12
b) 16
c) 19
d) 29

4) How many Tests did Donald George Bradman play?
a) 40
b) 52
c) 96
d) 125

5) How many Test triple centuries did Donald George Bradman hit?
a) None
b) One
c) Two
d) Three

6) Who devised Bodyline to prevent Donald George Bradman from scoring runs?
a) Peter May
b) Douglas Jardine
c) Leonard Hutton
d) Michael Smith

7) What was Donald George Bradman’s Test aggregate in 1930 England series?
a) 586
b) 974
c) 774
d) 1008

8) Where did Donald George Bradman score 309 runs in a day in a Test?
a) Birmingham
b) Leeds
c) Manchester
d) Liverpool

9) What was Donald George Bradman’s batting average in the Test series against India in 1947-1948?
a) 100
b) 178.75
c) 188
d) 200

10) What was Donald George Bradman’s score in his last Test innings?
a) 334
b) 112
c) 56
d) 0

Donald George Bradman Quiz Questions with Answers

Don Bradman

Don Bradman (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1) How may runs did Donald George Bradman score in his first Test?
d) 18 and 1

2) What happened after Donald George Bradman played his first Test?
d) He was dropped for the next test.

3) How many Test centuries did Donald George Bradman hit?
d) 29

4) How many Tests did Donald George Bradman play?
b) 52

5) How many Test triple centuries did Donald George Bradman hit?
c) Two

6) Who devised Bodyline to prevent Donald George Bradman from scoring runs?
b) Douglas Jardine

7) What was Donald George Bradman’s Test aggregate in 1930 England series?
b) 974

8) Where did Donald George Bradman score 309 runs in a day in a Test?
b) Leeds

9) What was Donald George Bradman’s batting average in the Test series against India in 1947-1948?
b) 178.75

10) What was Donald George Bradman’s score in his last Test innings?
d) 0

Originally posted 2017-02-24 22:34:58.