Batting - Q 1. What is the highest score by any team in a ODI? (FREE HIT: Which ground?) 2.

Who was the first batsman to hold the individual innings record in Test matches? 3. Who was the first Sri Lankan to score a hundred on debut? 4. Saeed Anwar’s ODI inning’s batting record of 194 stood for 13 years before it was broken by Sachin Tendulkar in 2010. But in 2009, who equalled that record? 5. Which two batsmen hold the Sri Lankan ODI record partnership for any wicket? 6. Only 3 batsmen have had careers that span more than 20 years. Sanath Jaysuriya and Sachin Tendulkar are two of them. Who is the other one? 7. Which batsman scored the most runs in the 2007 edition of the ICC World Cup? 8. The highest World Cup partnership of 318 runs is against Sri Lanka. Which two batsmen are responsible for this outrage? 9. What is the highest individual score in a World Cup game? 10. 2 of the top 3 scores in World Cups have been against which country? SLOG- In 1974 the highest individual ODI score was 116 not out by David Lloyd. It was broken an year later by a 55 run margin the very next year. Who broke it? Ans: Glen Turner of NZ Minnows - Q 1. Which country has the ignominy of having the highest ODI total scored against them? 2. Which minnow was at the receiving end of the highest individual score in a World Cup series? 3. Which country is Sri Lanka’s first opponent in the World Cup 2011? 4. The best bowling figures in a World Cup of 7 overs 4 maidens 7 for 15 is by Glen McGrath against which country? 5. Which Canadian batsman has scored the fastest century in the World Cup? 6. The largest margin of victory of 290 runs in an ODI is by New Zealand against which team? 7. Which team won the Silver medal in the recently concluded Asian Games in Guangzhou? 8. Sri Lanka have featured in the ODI’s featuring the three lowest innings totals. Two of those games which saw the opposition scoring 35 and 38 were against Zimbabwe. Which team scored 36 against Sri Lanka in 2003? 9. Who is the former England batsman that has been picked in the Ireland squad for ICC Cricket World Cup 2011? 10. The ICC has 10 full members and 6 Top Associate or Affiliate members making up 16 teams. Only 14 teams are participating in this year’s world Cup. Which two teams missed out? BOWLING FEATS 1) Who is Test cricket’s most successful fast bowler? 2) How many international wickets does Muttiah Muralitharan have? 3) Who are the only two bowlers to take ten wickets in an innings? 4) Of all the bowlers to take more than 400 wickets in Tests, which bowler has the best bowling average? 5. Who’s record did Murali break on the way to capturing the record for most ODI wickets? 6. Which player is the only non – Asian in the top five of most ODI wickets? 7. How many runs did Chaminda Vaas concede in the most expensive spell of World Cup bowling by a Sri Lankan? 8. In the 1996 Wills World Cup, which bowler took the most wickets in the series? 9. Who is the Sri Lankan bowler with the best figures in a World Cup innings? 10. Muttiah Muralitharan has the top three aggregates for wickets on a single ground. At the SCC, Asgiriya and Galle with 166, 117 and 111 respectively. The next best figure is 83 at a single ground. Who is this player?

SLOG.99 .What is the lowest average for a 400 wicket taking bowler? 20.

How old was he on the day of the final? 8) Which Australian captain has scored the most number of runs in a final? 9) How many matches had Sri Lanka won in all their previous World Cups before the 1996 tournament? 10) What is the highest winning total ever scored in a World Cup final? Batting Minnows Pictures Bowling Captains Commentators Finals Videos .In the 2004 Asian Cup in Sri Lanka Rahul Sharma second oldest captain in ODI history what country did he captain? – Hong Kong FINALS 1) Clive Lloyd top scored for the Windies in the very first final in 1975. Who was his counterpart who top scored for the Oz? 2) Which famous batsman was declared man of the match of the 1979 world cup finals? 3) When was the lowest winning total of a World Cup final scored? 4) Who top scored for India in their winning final? 5) how many times has a final been won batting second? 6) Mike Gatting is famous for having thrown away the 1987 final by getting caught on a reverse sweep? Who bowled to him? 7) Imran Khan was instrumental in the 1992 final scoring the highest runs of all the Pakistani batsmen and taking the winning last wicket.CAPTAINS 1) Who was the first Sri Lankan to captain his side in a World Cup tournament? 2) What was current captain Kumar Sangakkara's first World Cup? 3) In which year did Arjuna Ranatunga make his debut in a World Cup? 4) Who led Pakistan to their first ever series win in india? 5) Who did Greg Chappell succeed as Australian captain? 6) Which test captain has the record for the most number of test matches without a defeat. and amongst the public as "Iceman" 10) Which Sri Lankan has captained the most consecutive number of ODIs? SLOG. (NOTE! not consecutive wins) 7) Where was Alan Border's only ever test series win in the subcontinent? 8) Following Ian Botham’s resignation as captain in the third test of the 1981 Ashes who succeeded Botham and then went on to win the series? 9) Which famous captain was known as "Tugga" (as in tug of war).

S. Sri Lanka PICTURES 1) Mahela Jayawardena 2) Ian Botham 3) Charlotte Edwards 4) Virendra Sehwag 5) Don Bradman 6) M. John Davison 6. 443/9 Sri Lanka against Netherlands (in Amstelveen) 2.Tie breakers Who was the second highest run scorer in the 2007 world cup and how many runs did he get? Mahela Jayawardena 548 How much is the lowest T20 international score? 67 Kenya v Ireland 2008 Who is England’s highest run scorer in an Ashes series and how many runs did he score? Wally Hammond with 906 runs Batting – A 1. Netherlands in Amstelveen against Sri Lanka 2. Mathew Hayden 8. 9. Afghanistan and Scotland Bowling – A 1) Glen McGrath (563) 2) 1330 (800 + 517 + 13) 3) Jim Laker and Anil Kumble 4) Curtly Ambrose (20. Charles Bannerman with 165 3. Brendon Kuruppu 4. Afghanistan 8. Ireland 7. Javed Miandad 7. UAE 3. Canada 4. Ed Joyce 10. 188 by Gary Kirsten 10. Canada. Charles Coventry of Zimbabwe 5.99) 5) Wasim Akram 6) Shaun Pollock 7) 84 runs 8) Anil Kumble (15) 9) Chaminda Vaas (6/23 against Bangladesh) 10) Heath Streak (Harare Sports Club Ground) . Namibia in 2003 5. Dhoni 7) alastair cook 8) Mahadevan Sathasivam 9) merv hughes 10) Upul Tharanga Minnows – A 1. Rahul Dravid and Saurav Ganguly at Taunton in 1999. 9. Sanath Jayasuriya and Upul Tharanga 6.

Ravi Shasthri Cut 11 .CAPTAINS 1) Anura Tennekoon in 1975 2) 2003 3) 1983 4) Imran Khan 5) Bill Lawry 6) Clive Lloyd for 27 matches 7) Sri Lanka 8) Mike Brearly 9) Steve Waugh 10) Mahela Jayawardena FINALS 1) Ian chappell 2) Viv Richards 3) 1999 Aus vs Pak 4) K Srikkanth 5) twice Sri Lanka and Aus (vs Pak) 6) Allan Border 7) 39 years old (he was born 1952 Nov 25th the final was on 1992 25th Mar) 8) Ponting 9) four 10) 359 (2003 final Aus vs India) COMMENTATORS Cut 01 .Ranjith Fernando Cut 10 .David Gower Cut 03 .Tony Greig .Danny Morison Cut 02 .Pommie Mbangwa Cut 09 .Navjot Sidhu Cut 08 .Ian Chappell Cut 06 .Tony Cozier Cut 12 .Ian Bothman Cut 05 .Micheal Holding Cut 07 .Henry Blofeld Cut 04 .