Cricket World Cup 2015: A Trivia Quiz!

This quiz is for the real fans of the game of cricket, with focus on 2015 World Cup….Check it out!

ICC-Cricket-World-Cup-2015Are you a real fan of the cricket?
Do you know your game?
Test your knowledge!
Here is a trivia quiz on 2015 Cricket World Cup.
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2015 Cricket World Cup is the 11th Cricket World Cup hosted by....





How many teams/countries are participating in the 2015 World Cup tournament and in what format?





The tickets for the pool match between India and Pakistan reportedly sold out very quickly. How quickly and who won the match?





Which batsman reached his century off 52 balls, the second-fastest in World Cup history?





The highest individual score in this world cup came from:





This player recorded the most centuries in this world Cup





Batting first against New Zealand, in a shocking result,..





In the Pool match between India and Pakistan, this player scored 107 runs to help India pile 300 runs in 50 overs.





This country does not NOT have a team participating in the 2015 Cricket World Cup tournament.





In the Australia vs Bangladesh pool match, Bangladesh received one point. Why?







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Cricket World Cup 2011 – A Quiz

This is a simple quiz related to Cricket World Cup 2011. Are you a cricket fan and did you follow the World Cup?
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A set of 10 questions and multiple choice format – this is a simple quiz related to Cricket World Cup 2011.
Are you a cricket fan and did you follow the World Cup?
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A glimmer of hope – Indian sports in international arena

It is about time for India to wake up and realize that the country can be a key player in the global competitions. If we can keep the Commonwealth Games’ spirit alive, India could lead to Olympics level victories. For India, this could be a start of many new success stories in the international sports arena.

Future of India in the global sports competitions

Indian is a country with population of 1.2 billion people and growing, second largest in the world. Home or abroad, the Indians are known for their hard work and perseverance. And yet, when it come to the sports, India does not have much to show in the international arena. India has never been a top contender in the global sports competitions.

Yes, cricket is big; the country is crazy about the game. There are about ten competitive cricket playing nations in the world, and India is often often among the top ten! 🙂 Beyond cricket, India does not really have much world presence in the sports and athletic competitions.

In the Olympics games, for example, India has miserably failed to deliver any world class performance. At one time, India used to rein supreme in the field hockey, but not anymore. The most medal that India has ever won in the Olympics are 3, in 2008 Olympics in Beijing. That is quite a dismal performance for a country of the size of India! Continue reading “A glimmer of hope – Indian sports in international arena”