Exercise 1

Question 16 :

The nickname of Glenn McGrath is what?

A). Ooh Ahh
B). Penguin
C). Big Bird
D). Pigeon
Answer : Option D

Explanation :

So called because of his skinny legs.

Question 17 :

Mark Waugh is commonly called what?

A). Afganistan
B). Junior
C). Tugga
D). Julio
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

'Afganastan' (as in the 'forgotten Waugh') was an invention of the media in the late 1980s. Tugga is brother Steve's nickname.

Question 18 :

India won its first Olympic hockey gold in...?

A). 1928
B). 1932
C). 1936
D). 1948
Answer : Option A

Question 19 :

How many times did Geet Sethi win the lBSF World Billiards title?

A). 2
B). 3
C). 4
D). 5
Answer : Option B

Question 20 :

In which year did Milkha Singh win the first National title in the 400 m race?

A). 1955
B). 1956
C). 1957
D). 1970
Answer : Option C