Exercise 3

Question 41 :

Sourav Ganguly made his Test debut in 1996.How many runs did he score in the 1st innings of that match?


A). 132
B). 131
C). 32
D). 99
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

Sourav Ganguly was known as God on the off-side.


Question 42 :

Who was the first Indian batsman to hit a century on Test debut against England at England's home?


A). Sachin Tendulkar
B). Abbas Ali Baig
C). Kapil Dev
D). Wassim Jaffer
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

He had scored 12,367 runs in 235 matches in First Class Cricket with his highest being 224 not out.


Question 43 :

In which year did Ajay Jadeja make his ODI debut?


A). 1996
B). 1985
C). 1992
D). 1991
Answer : Option C

Explanation :

That match was between India and Sri Lanka.


Question 44 :

How many runs did Sachin Tendulkar was scored in his ODI debut?


A). 140
B). 0
C). 23
D). 1
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

Tendulakar was played his first ODI against Pakistan on 18 December 1989. That was a 40 over match. Tendulkar dismissed for 0. Pakistan won the match by 7 runs.


Question 45 :

Which of the following countries won the final of the triangular cricket series held in durban in februarry 1997 ?


A). India
B). New zealand
C). South africa
D). Zimbabwe
Answer : Option C