Exercise 1

Question 26 :

Who was the 1st ODI captain for India?


A). Ajit Wadekar
B). Bishen Singh Bedi
C). Nawab Pataudi
D). Vinoo Mankad
Answer : Option A

Explanation :

Ajit Wadekar has played only 2 ODI matches.


Question 27 :

Where did India play its 1st one day international match?


A). Lords
B). Headingley
C). Taunton
D). The Oval
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

India lost the match by four wickets on 13-07-1974. Brijesh Patel (82) was the top scorer.


Question 28 :

India reached the final of the Davis Cup for the first time in...?


A). 1964
B). 1966
C). 1970
D). 1974
Answer : Option B

Question 29 :

The Asian Games were held in Delhi for the first time in...?


A). 1951
B). 1963
C). 1971
D). 1982
Answer : Option A

Question 30 :

What Australian player was known as 'Fruitfly' amongst the rest of the team?


A). Geoff Lawson
B). Merv Hughes
C). Mike Veletta
D). Mike Whitney
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

He was given this name because of his habit of annoying everyone in the dressingrooms, especially during rain delays.