I Don't Like Cricket!

I Don't Like Cricket!

Jul 06, 2023

I Don’t Like Cricket
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QUESTIONS

1. Which cricket ground is commonly referred to as the ‘Home of Cricket’?

2. What term is given to a way of bowling the ball so that it spins in the opposite way to what the batsman is expecting?

3. At the start of play, how many stumps are there on the cricket pitch?

4. Who are the England and Australia captains for the 2023 Ashes Test series? One point for each

5. Virat Kohli handed over the captaincy of India to which player in 2022?

6. Which iconic Australian cricketer holds the record average of 99.94 Test batting average over his career?

7. What is the call if an umpire is standing with both arms stretched out to either side at shoulder height? See image above

8. Edgbaston cricket ground is found in which UK city?

9. The first-class cricket ground of St. Lawrence, the home to Kent cricket and named the Spitfire Ground in 2013, was famous for having what on the boundary of the field of play until 2005?

10. Established in Australia in 2011, what is the league competition sponsored by KFC which features eight city-based franchises in a double round-robin and knockout finals?

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ANSWERS

1. Which cricket ground is commonly referred to as the ‘Home of Cricket’?
LORDS

2. What term is given to a way of bowling the ball so that it spins in the opposite way to what the batsman is expecting?
GOOGLY

3. At the start of play, how many stumps are there on the cricket pitch?
SIX (Three at each wicket at the end of the cricket pitch)

4. Who are the England and Australia captains for the 2023 Ashes Test series? One point for each
ENGLAND – BEN STOKES / AUSTRALIA – PAT CUMMINS

5. Virat Kohli handed over the captaincy of India to which player in 2022?
ROHIT SHARMA

6. Which iconic Australian cricketer holds the record average of 99.94 Test batting average over his career?
DON BRADMAN

7. What is the call if an umpire is standing with both arms stretched out to either side at shoulder height?
WIDE BALL

8. Edgbaston cricket ground is found in which UK city?
BIRMINGHAM

9. The first-class cricket ground of St. Lawrence, the home to Kent cricket and named the Spitfire Ground in 2013, was famous for having what on the boundary of the field of play until 2005?
A LIME TREE (It was severely damaged by high winds in a storm in 2005)

10. Established in Australia in 2011, what is the league competition sponsored by KFC which features eight city-based franchises in a double round-robin and knockout finals?
BIG BASH LEAGUE

 

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