Cricket Quiz

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General questions to have a flash on old memories

  • 1
    Since South Africa's readmission, Australia have won five Tests against them where they chased 250-plus targets. On two of these occasions, the winning shot has been a six. Name the batsmen involved.
  • 2
    Australia and South Africa have been involved in three ties in ODIs. The first two were in Edgbaston (1999) and at the Docklands stadium in Melbourne (2000). Which was the third venue?
  • 3
    From this famous commentary clip, identify the batsman and bowler involved.

  • 4
    In the 1997-98 Test series in Australia, Mark Waugh scored a superb century in Adelaide to deny South Africa the chance to level. However, his innings was marked by controversy. What was the incident?
  • 5
    Complete the sequence: Stan McCabe, Neil Harvey, Mark Waugh, Ricky Ponting, _________
  • 6
    What unique feat did Ricky Ponting achieve in the Sydney Test against South Africa in 2006?

  • 7
    Ali Bacher, the South Africa captain against Australia in 1969-70, was involved in a toss-related controversy before the start of the Durban Test. What?
  • 8
    Name the batsman who was dropped for nearly six years from the Australian team for playing a rash shot which resulted in Australia's five-run loss against South Africa at the SCG in 1994?
  • 9
    Shane Warne reached the landmark of 300 Test wickets in the shortest span of time since debut (six years), in the Sydney Test against South Africa in 1998. Who was the 300th wicket?
  • 10
    Only three bowlers have dismissed Lance Klusener in World Cup matches. Gavin Larsen and Vasbert Drakes are two. Name the third.

  • 11
    In Australia-South Africa Tests, Shane Warne has the most wickets (130), but he is second on the list of bowlers with the most five-fors. Who is the first?
  • 12
    In the 2001-02 tri-series in Australia, South Africa and New Zealand played the finals following Australia's elimination. How many matches (out of four) did South Africa win against Australia in the league stage?
  • 13
    Of the 13 double-centuries scored in Australia-South Africa Tests, only three have come in matches since South Africa's readmission. Greg Blewett and Adam Gilchrist scored the first two in 1997 and 2002. Who scored the last double-century in Australia-South Africa Tests?
  • 14
    Name the South African batsman Shane Warne dismissed 11 times in just nine Tests.
  • 15
    Don Bradman scored four centuries in an Australia-South Africa series. Only one other batsman has equalled the feat. Name the player.

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