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WEEK 2: QUESTIONS RECAP

ROUND 1: QUICK QUESTIONS

  1. Which format does Kohli have his highest average?
  2. When did India and Pakistan last play a bilateral series. BONUS: which neutral venue has hosted the most games?
  3. Who “won” the previous tied ICC knockout game? BONUS: Why?
  4. What was Shannon Gabriel the first person to do? BONUS: What unfortunate thing did Kevin Kasuza do?
  5. Who is the only non-Australian to top the wickets in the WBBL?
  6. Which country has players at top of the all time runs and wickets for Women’s ODI’s?
  7. The Oval was the first to host how many of these?
    a) First cricket Test; b) First football international;
    c) First rugby international; d) First FA Cup Final

ROUND 2: HIGHER OR LOWER?

STARTING NUMBER: 51

  1. Men’s Test 99s
  2. Men’s Test “8-fer’s”
  3. Don Bradman’s 1st Class Average
  4. Men’s Test “Hit-wickets”
  5. Ashley Giles Test wickets
    BONUS: Who was Giles’ 100th Test wicket?

ROUND 3: ANSWER SMASH

  1. 3-Line poem
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    He played for Sri Lanka and Surrey
  2. Actress in “V-For Vendetta”
    +
    One of 2019 most controversial cricket topics
  3. Chinese cooking flavour
    +
    Man (pictured)
  4. Extra piece of batting protection
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    Marlamade-loving child story charcater
  5. What Watson/Broad would do
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    They fought Darth Vadar’s army on Endor
  6. What you might trim (- the “e”)
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    England won here by just 2 runs in the 2005 Ashes
  7. Capital of Uganda
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    Man (pictured)

ROUND 4: WHERE IN THE WORLD?

  1. Where is the Hurlingham Club?
  2. Where was KP’s last 1st Class match?
  3. Where was the first Test 300?
  4. Where do batters not like the “Doctor’s” visit?
  5. Where is the World’s longest-running cricket festival?
  6. Where did Sri Lanka win the ODI World Cup Final?
  7. Where is the Bellerive Oval?
  8. Where is the only international cricket stadium build below sea level?
  9. Where was the GCT20 2019?
  10. Where is the highest altitude international cricket stadium?

ROUND 5: HIGHER OR LOWER?

STARTING NUMBER: 501

  1. Zimbabwe’s highest ever test score?
  2. England home tests?
  3. Glenn McGrath Test runs
  4. Highest aggregate score in a 3-Test series?
  5. India’s highest ever test score?
    BONUS: How many centuries has K.Nair scored apart from his 303* in this match?

ROUND 6: WHO AM 1?

PART 1

  1. I had a solid 52-Test career
  2. I had a 6-year gap between Tests
  3. I won 5 Ashes, and lost 2 (1 was controversial)
  4. I scored 6996 Test runs

PART 2

  1. My Test batting average is in the 70s
  2. I made an international debut against Hong Kong….
  3. ….but not in cricket! I’m a duel international
  4. I missed last November’s WT20 Final due to injury

ROUND 7: THE IMPOSSIBLE QUESTION

If Tests continue to be played at the same rate at in the past (Total Tests/years)….

….when would the 50,000th Test be played?

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