General Knowledge

Sports - Section 1

1.  Which was the 1st non Test playing country to beat India in an international match?

A. Canada
B. Sri Lanka
C. Zimbabwe
D. East Africa
2.  Track and field star Carl Lewis won how many gold medals at the 1984 Olympic games?

A. Two
B. Three
C. Four
D. Eight
3.  Former Australian captain Mark Taylor has had several nicknames over his playing career. Which of the following was NOT one of them?

A. Tubby
B. Stodge
C. Helium Bat
D. Stumpy
4.  Which county did Ravi Shastri play for?

A. Glamorgan
B. Leicestershire
C. Gloucestershire
D. Lancashire
5.  Which player has scored the most runs in a single Test innings?

A. Graham Gooch
B. Matthew Hayden
C. Brian Lara
D. Agarkar
6.  Who was the 1st ODI captain for India?

A. Ajit Wadekar
B. Bishen Singh Bedi
C. Nawab Pataudi
D. Vinoo Mankad
7.  Where did India play its 1st one day international match?

A. Lords
B. Headingley
C. Taunton
D. The Oval
8.  India reached the final of the Davis Cup for the first time in...?

A. 1964
B. 1966
C. 1970
D. 1974
9.  The Asian Games were held in Delhi for the first time in...?

A. 1951
B. 1963
C. 1971
D. 1982
10.  What Australian player was known as 'Fruitfly' amongst the rest of the team?

A. Geoff Lawson
B. Merv Hughes
C. Mike Veletta
D. Mike Whitney