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Kanpur Test 2009 Quiz

Kanpur Test 2009 Quiz Question

1) Who made Test debut for India in Kanpur Test 2009?
a) Gautam Gambhir
b) Rahul Dravid
c) Pragyan Ojha
d) S. Sreesanth

2) Who was dropped on 0 and hit a century in Kanpur Test 2009?
a) Yuvraj Singh
b) Zaheer Khan
c) Sachin Tendulkar
d) Virender Sehwag

3) What was India’s score on the first day of Kanpur Test 2009?
a) 375/9
b) 376/8
c) 417/2
d) 494/6

4) Who was non-striker and was run out when Rangana Herath failed to hold on to a return catch of VVS Laxman in Kanpur Test 2009?
a) Gautam Gambhir
b) Rahul Dravid
c) Mahendra Singh Dhoni
d) Harbhajan Singh

5) How many runs did India score in first Innings in Kanpur Test 2009?
a) 642
b) 786
c) 444
d) 952

6) Who was out first ball of Sri Lanka’s first Innings in Kanpur Test 2009?
a) Kumara Sangakkara
b) Tilakarathne Dilshan
c) Mahala Jayawardene
d) Prasanna Jayawardene

7) Who took 5 wickets for 75 runs in Sri Lanka’s first Innings in Kanpur Test 2009?
a) S. Sreesanth
b) Harbhajan Singh
c) Zaheer Khan
d) Yuvraj Singh

8) How many runs did Sri Lanka score in first Innings in Kanpur Test 2009?
a) 100
b) 118
c) 229
d) 306

9) How many runs did Sri Lanka score in second Innings in Kanpur Test 2009?
a) 174
b) 269
c) 242
d) 386

10) What was the result of Kanpur Test 2009?
a) India won by 72 runs
b) India won by 4 wickets
c) India won by 6 wickets
d) India won by an Innings and 144 runs

Kanpur Test 2009 Quiz Questions with Answers

1) Who made Test debut for India in Kanpur Test 2009?
c) Pragyan Ojha

2) Who was dropped on 0 and hit a century in Kanpur Test 2009?
d) Virender Sehwag

3) What was India’s score on the first day of Kanpur Test 2009?
c) 417/2

4) Who was non-striker and was run out when Rangana Herath failed to hold on to a return catch of VVS Laxman in Kanpur Test 2009?
b) Rahul Dravid

5) How many runs did India score in first Innings in Kanpur Test 2009?
a) 642

6) Who was out first ball of Sri Lanka’s first Innings in Kanpur Test 2009?
b) Tilakarathne Dilshan

7) Who took 5 wickets for 75 runs in Sri Lanka’s first Innings in Kanpur Test 2009?
a) S. Sreesanth

8) How many runs did Sri Lanka score in first Innings in Kanpur Test 2009?
c) 229

9) How many runs did Sri Lanka score in second Innings in Kanpur Test 2009?
b) 269

10) What was the result of Kanpur Test 2009?
d) India won by an Innings and 144 runs

Originally posted 2017-03-26 03:32:36.

Cricket World Cup 1996 Quiz

1) Where was Cricket World Cup 1996 held?
a) Englan
b) India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
c) South Africa
d) West Indies

2) How many teams participated in Cricket World Cup 1996?
a) 12
b) 16
c) 10
d) 8

3) Which teams did not play in Sri Lanka in Cricket World Cup 1996 citing security reasons?
a) Australia, West Indies
b) Ireland, Bermuda
c) Scotland, Holland
d) Kenya, Naminbia

4) Who was the only player who had played in previous five Cricket World Cups to play in Cricket World Cup 1996?
a) Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards
b) Derek Underwood
c) Imran Khan
d) Javed Miandad

5) Who defeated West Indies by 73 runs on 29 February 1996 in Cricket World Cup 1996?
a) Australia
b) New Zealand
c) Pakistan
d) Kenya

6) Where, due to bottle throwing and setting fire, a semi-final was abandoned and Sri Lanka declared winners in Cricket World Cup 1996?
a) Bombay
b) Calcutta
c) Delhi
d) Madras

7) Where was the final of Cricket World Cup 1996 played?
a) Colombo
b) Lord’s
c) Delhi
d) Lahore

8) Who won Cricket World Cup 1996?
a) Zimbabwe
b) Pakistan
c) Sri Lanka
d) Bangladesh

9) Who were runners-up in Cricket World Cup 1996?
a) Australia
b) West Indies
c) India
d) England

10) Who was Man of the Series in Cricket World Cup 1996?
a) Aravinda de Silva
b) Mark Taylor
c) Mark Waughi
d) Sanath Jayasuriya

Cricket World Cup 1996 Quiz Answers

1) Where was Cricket World Cup 1996 held?
b) India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka

2) How many teams participated in Cricket World Cup 1996?
a) 12

3) Which teams did not play in Sri Lanka in Cricket World Cup 1996 citing security reasons?
a) Australia, West Indies

4) Who was the only player who had played in previous five Cricket World Cups to play in Cricket World Cup 1996?
d) Javed Miandad

5) Who defeated West Indies by 73 runs on 29 February 1996 in Cricket World Cup 1996?
d) Kenya

6) Where, due to bottle throwing and setting fire, a semi-final was abandoned and Sri Lanka declared winners in Cricket World Cup 1996?
b) Calcutta

7) Where was the final of Cricket World Cup 1996 played?
d) Lahore

8) Who won Cricket World Cup 1996?
c) Sri Lanka

9) Who were runners-up in Cricket World Cup 1996?
a) Australia

10) Who was Man of the Series in Cricket World Cup 1996?
d) Sanath Jayasuriya

Originally posted 2017-02-24 22:30:49.

Sri Lanka Quiz

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Sri Lanka Quiz Questions

1. When did Sri Lanka become independent?
a) 4 February 1948
b) 30 June 1942
c) 4 July 1956
d) 2 December 1971

2. How was Sri Lanka formerly known?
a) Burma
b) Ceylon
c) Formosa
d) Nyasaland

3. Which strait separates Sri Lanka from India?
a) Palk Strait
b) Davis Strait
c) Johore Strait
d) Cook Strait

4. Which is the capital of Sri Lanka?
a) Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte
b) Trincomalee
c) Batticaloa
d) Colombo

5. Which is the currency of Sri Lanka?
a) Taka
b) Yen
c) Rupee
d) Baht

6. Which is the longest river in Sri Lanka?
a) Cauvery
b) Padma
c) Amban
d) Mahaweli

7. Which is the highest point in Sri Lanka?
a) Adam’s Peak
b) Pidurutalagala
c) Kirigalpotta
d) Godwin Austin

8. Who was the Portuguese captain who landed in Colombo in 1505?
a) Vasco da Gama
b) Francisco de Almedia
c) Lourenco de Almeida
d) Pedro Alvares Cabral

9. Who was the first Dutch governor of the Dutch territory in Sri Lanka?
a) Sebald de Weert
b) Jan Thijssen
c) Adam Westerwolt
d) Gerard Hulft

10. When did the British conquer Sri Lanka from the Dutch?
a) 1796
b) 1815
c) 1848
d) 1776

Sri Lanka Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When did Sri Lanka become independent?
a) 4 February 1948

2. How was Sri Lanka formerly known?
b) Ceylon

3. Which strait separates Sri Lanka from India?
a) Palk Strait

4. Which is the capital of Sri Lanka?
a) Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte

5. Which is the currency of Sri Lanka?
c) Rupee

6. Which is the longest river in Sri Lanka?
d) Mahaweli

7. Which is the highest point in Sri Lanka?
b) Pidurutalagala

8. Who was the Portuguese captain who landed in Colombo in 1505?
c) Lourenco de Almeida

9. Who was the first Dutch governor of the Dutch territory in Sri Lanka?
b) Jan Thijssen

10. When did the British conquer Sri Lanka from the Dutch?
a) 1796

Originally posted 2016-07-26 21:53:19.