Trivia

How many wickets Dominic Cork took in his Test career?

Date: 29.06.2012

Right-arm medium pacer Dominic Cork, who represented England in 37 Tests, claimed 131 wickets at an average of 29.81.

What is former Kenyan all-rounder Steve Tikolo’s ODI record?

Date: 28.06.2012

Steve Tikolo represented Kenya in 134 ODIs in which he took 94 wickets at 33.75 and scored 3421 runs at 28.99. His highest ODI score was 111 while best bowling figure was 4/41.

Who was the winner of the 2011 British Grand Prix?

Date: 28.06.2012

The 2011 edition of British Grand Prix was won by Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso. Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel was second followed by teammate Mark Webber on third position.

Who was the first player to be disqualified from Wimbledon tournament?

Date: 27.06.2012

The first-ever player to be disqualified from the Wimbledon tournament was Tim Henman in 1995. During men’s double match the Briton hit a ball in anger that struck a ball girl leading to his disqualification.

At what age did Nolan Clarke make his international debut?

Date: 27.06.2012

Nolan Clarke, a right-hand batsman, was born in Barbados and went on to make his debut for The Netherlands in the 1995-96 World Cup at the age of 47.

Who is Ashton Eaton?

Date: 24.06.2012

Asthon Eaton is an American athlete who holds the world record in both heptathlon and decathlon events. During 2012 IAAF World Indoor Championships, Eaton won the gold medal in heptathlon event winning five events out of seven.

I played Test cricket for both England and Australia. I debuted for Aus in the first ever Test match in 1876. Who am I?

Date: 24.06.2012

I am William Evans Midwinter. Born in Gloucestershire and played for both Eng and Aus.

After whom has the UEFA European Championship trophy been named?

Date: 21.06.2012

UEFA European Championship trophy derives its name from Henri Delaunay, a French Football administrator, who was instrumental in conceptualising and creation of the championships. The trophy is called The Henri Delaunay Cup.

What is the highest score registered by a No. 11 batsman in Tests?

Date: 20.06.2012

Tino Best`s entertaining 95 in the third Test of the 2012 West Indies-England Test series at Edgbaston was the highest score by a No. 11 in a Test match. The previous record was 75, by Zaheer Khan for India against Bangladesh in Dhaka in December 2004.

Which is the venue for the final match of Euro 2012?

Date: 20.06.2012

Olimpiyskiy Stadium of Kiev, Ukraine is the venue for the Euro 2012 final to be played on July 01, 2012.

Where was the 2008 UEFA European Football Championship held?

Date: 19.06.2012

The 2008 UEFA European Football Championship was co-hosted by Austria and Switzerland.

What was former South African batsman Boeta Dippenaar’s highest score in Tests?

Date: 19.06.2012

Boeta Dippenaar, who announced his retirement from international cricket in January 2008, represented South Africa in 38 Tests and his highest score in an innings was 177* against Bangladesh at Chittagong.