Trivia

His nickname is Lordy and he holds the record for smashing the highest individual score in a limited-over game. Name him and what was the score.

Date: 10.02.2013

Former England batsman Alistair Duncan Brown scored 268 runs in 2002 against Glamorgan which is the highest ever in any senior limited-over game.

Which American golfer is also known as ‘The Walrus’?

Date: 09.02.2013

Craig Stadler, who turned professional in 1976 and was the winner of the 1982 Masters Tournament, is nicknamed The Walrus.

Who holds the record for the best bowling figures on Test debut?

Date: 08.02.2013

Narendra Hirwani of India. The leg spinner took 16 for 136 versus the West Indies.

Who holds the record for the best bowling figures on Test debut?

Date: 08.02.2013

Narendra Hirwani of India. The leg spinner took 16 for 136 versus the West Indies.

Who holds the record for the best bowling figures on Test debut?

Date: 08.02.2013

Narendra Hirwani of India. The leg spinner took 16 for 136 versus the West Indies.

What is Sri Lankan women’s cricket team`s highest score in an ODI?

Date: 06.02.2013

Sri Lanka posted 282/5 in a group fixture of the 2013 World Cup against India which is their highest ODI total till date.

I am a double Olympic marathon champion. In 1960 Rome Olympics, I won the gold medal while running barefoot. Who am I?

Date: 30.01.2013

I am Abebe Bikila of Ethiopia. I won two Olympic gold medals in Marathon event in 1960 and 1964. A stadium, Abebe Bikila Stadium, in Ethiopia has been named after me.

Which English cricketer was nicknamed ‘Barnacles’?

Date: 29.01.2013

All-rounder Trevor Bailey who represented England in 61 Tests was nicknamed ‘Barnacles’ for his stubborn batsmanship. He scored 2290 runs and took 132 wickets during his Test career.

Who is the youngest to score 200 goals in Spanish La Liga?

Date: 28.01.2013

Lionel Messi, aged 25, is the youngest footballer to score 200 goals in Spanish La Liga. Before the Argentine, Telmo Zarra was the youngest at 29.

Which team recorded the lowest total in Test matches?

Date: 26.01.2013

New Zealand. The Kiwis were dismissed for 26 by England in 1954-55.

Which team recorded the lowest total in Test matches?

Date: 26.01.2013

New Zealand. The Kiwis were dismissed for 26 by England in 1954-55.

Which player has the most number of ODI ducks?

Date: 25.01.2013

Sanath Jayasuriya