Exercise 2

Question 16 :

Who did The Rock wrestle in the main event at the 1999 edition of "Wrestlemania"?


A). Stone Cold Steve Austin
B). Triple H
C). Mankind
D). Undertaker
Answer : Option A

Explanation :

This was the first time they wrestled each other at "Wrestlemania". Two years later they wrestled again with Austin winning that match as well. The third match was in 2003 in Seattle. This was Austin's last match and he finally lost to The Rock.


Question 17 :

Which English county did batting sensation Virender Sehwag join in the 2003 season?


A). Lancashire
B). Leicestershire
C). Yorkshire
D). Middlesex
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

Virender Sehwag holds the record for the Highest individual score by an Indian in test matches when he scored 309 against Pakistan in 2004.


Question 18 :

Who has scored the most Test hundreds ever?


A). Steve Waugh
B). Sachin Tendulkar
C). Shane Warne
D). Sunil Gavaskar
Answer : Option B

Question 19 :

When was the first cricket Test match played?


A). 1873
B). 1877
C). 1870
D). 1788
Answer : Option B

Question 20 :

Which track and field star overcame childhood polio to become one of the greatest athletes of her time?


A). Wilma Rudolph
B). Gail Devers
C). Florence Griffith Joyner
D). Jackie Robinson
Answer : Option A

Explanation :

Rudolph won 3 gold medals (100m, 200m and 4x100m relay) at the 1960 Olympics. Devers overcame a thyroid disorder (Graves' disease) that nearly resulted in her having both feet amputated.