Exercise 3

Question 16 :

Who was named Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 2000?


A). Rahul Dravid
B). Sourav Ganguly
C). Sachin Tendulkar
D). Yuvraj Singh
Answer : Option A

Explanation :

Rahul Dravid was nicknamed, 'The Wall'.


Question 17 :

What is the middle name of the world class batsman Sachin Tendulkar?


A). Rohan
B). Ramesh
C). Rahul
D). Ravi
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

Sachin was born on 24th April 1973. The dream day for Indian cricket.


Question 18 :

Which Indian batsman made his ODI debut in the same match in which Kapil Dev did?


A). Mohammad Azharuddin
B). Surinder Amarnath
C). Sachin Tendulkar
D). Navjot Sidhu
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

In that match, not only Kapil Dev and Surinder Amarnath made their ODI debuts but also Chetan Chauhan played his debut match.


Question 19 :

Against which team did Rahul Dravid made his ODI debut?


A). Kenya
B). Pakistan
C). Sri Lanka
D). Australia
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

Rahul Dravid played his first ODI against Sri Lanka on 3 April 1996 at The Padang, Singapore for the second match of Singapore cup 1995/96. He scored only 3 runs, but took 2 catches. India won the match by 12 runs.


Question 20 :

What is the middle name of the Ajith Agarkar, a top class all rounder?


A). Karan
B). Bhalchandra
C). Dalmiya
D). Rohan
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

Ajith was born on 4th December.