The Ultimate Cricket Quiz for Any Cricket Buff Out There


Do you think that you are a bit of a cricket buff? Do you think that you could take on your friends in a cricket quiz and beat them without even breaking out into a sweat? If so, why don’t you try our cricket quiz? Once you have completed it, send it to your friends and see who really knows the most about cricket. The answers are at the bottom, please don’t cheat. If you need a bit of knowledge before, you can start to take a look on this site :

The Ultimate Cricket Quiz

In 1973, the third test between Pakistan and England had to finish 45 minutes before schedule. Why was this?

A – Bad light

B – Dust cloud

C – Crowd riot

In 1985, England’s R. T. Robinson had to retire hurt during the second innings against India at Green Park. Why was this?

A – Upset stomach

B – Hit by ball

C – Contact lens problems** **

West Indies took on Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in 1961. What was the attendance during the second day?

A – 66,900

B – 80,400

C – 90, 800

Dennis Lillie used a bat made out of aluminium in a match against England at the WACA, Perth, in 1979. How many runs did he go on to make?

A – 2

B – 3

C – 4** **

Which player has hit the highest test score when batting at six in the order?

A – Shivnarine Chanderpaul

B – Doug Walters

C – Ben Stokes ** **


Which wicketkeeper scored the most runs in a test series consisting of just two matches?

A – Andy Flower

B – Jos Buttler

C – Mahendra Singh Dhoni** **

Which Australia played the most tests without being out for a duck?

A – Alan Border

B – Ricky Ponting

C – Steve Waugh** **

Which South African Wicketkeeper has the highest ODI Score?

A – Mark Boucher

B – Quinton de Kock

C – Dave Richardson ** **

Which Bangladesh batsman has the most ODI fifties?

A – Shakib Al Hasan

B – Tamim Iqbal

C – Mohammad Ashraful ** **

Which bowler has taken the most wickets at the Adelaide Oval?

A – Denis Lillee

B – Glenn McGrath

C – Shane Warne ** **

Which Kiwi bowler has taken the most ODI scalps in one calendar year?

A – Daniel Vettori

B – Chris Pringle

C – Trent Boult ** **


Who has taken the most ODI wickets at the Wankhede Stadium?

A – Bapu Venkatesh Prasad

B – Anil Kumble

C – Harbhajan Singh

Which left-handed bowler was the first to take 400 test wickets?

A – Daniel Vettori

B – Wasim Akram

C – Chaminda Vaas** **

How many West Indians have hit 1,000 runs and picked up 200 wickets in ODIs?

A – 2

B – 1

C – 0 ** **

How many times in ODI matches did Ricky Ponting take a catch off Brett Lee’s bowling?

A – 17

B – 19

C – 15 ** **

Which Indian played the innings before he registered his first duck in test cricket?

A – Rahul Dravid

B – Sachin Tendulkar

C – Karsan Ghavri ** **

Which of the following players have scored the most test runs against India?

A – Javed Miandad

B – Vivian Richards

C – Ricky Ponting ** **

Who became the first Indian cricketer to hit a century and pick up three wickets in the same ODI?

A – Sachin Tendulkar

B – Rabindra Singh

C – Sourav Ganguly

The following three players have captained India at least 20 times in ODIs, but who have the highest winning percentage?

A – Virat Kohli

B – Rahul Dravid

C – Sourav Ganguly ** **

When did India win it’s first test match Down Under?

A – 1967

B – 1978

C – 1984** **

Which Indian has the best score in an ODI?

A – Mahendra Singh Dhoni

B – Virat Kohli

C – Rohit Sharma ** **

How Many Did You Get Right?


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