Exercise 2

Question 31 :

With which sport is the 'Choudhury Trophy' associated?


A). Golf
B). Circumnavigation of the earth by car
C). Formula One racing
D). Buggy-Jumping
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

Circumnavigating of the earth by car. This trophy has been named after Saloo and Neena Choudhury, ace car rallyists from Calcutta. It's in recognition of the couple's achievement in 1989 when they passed through all six continents in 69 days and repeated the same feat in 1991 in 39 days.


Question 32 :

The nickname of wicketkeeping great Rod Marsh was what?


A). Billabong
B). Swampy
C). Bacchus
D). Lagoon
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

Bacchus Marsh is a town in Victoria Australia. He was also known as 'Iron Gloves'.


Question 33 :

Who was the 1st president of BCCI ( Board of Control for Cricket in India )?


A). R.E. Grant Govan
B). Dr. Maharajkumar Sir Vijaya Ananda
C). Sikandar Hyat Khan
D). Anthony S. D'Mello
Answer : Option A

Explanation :

Govan was president from 1928-29 to 1932-33.


Question 34 :

How many gold medals did P.T.Usha win in the 1986 Seoul Asian Games?


A). 1
B). 2
C). 3
D). 4
Answer : Option D

Question 35 :

Who holds second and third place for most yards rushing in a single season in the NFL?


A). Barry Sanders
B). Jim Brown
C). OJ Simpson
D). Dick Lane
Answer : Option C