Pub quiz questions

  1. In cricket, what score is known as a Nelson?
    111
    From the falsehood that Nelson had one eye, one arm and one leg.

  2. In 2002, who announced his retirement from international cricket having amassed a total of 8029 runs in 128 tests throughout his career?
    Mark Waugh
    Sports(7) Cricket(4) 2000s(8)

  3. Which former England cricket captain made his first class debut for Cambridge University in 1987?
    Michael Atherton
    Sports(5) Cricket(3) 1980s(6)

  4. Which boy's name's new-found popularity in 2005 is said to have been die to England's success in the Ashes cricket tournament?
    Freddie
    Sports(6) Cricket(5) Names(6) 2000s(6)
    Flintoff

  5. In cricket, how does does the next batsman have to get to the crease before he is timed out?
    2 minutes

  6. Which was the first team to challenge England and Australia's Test cricket supremacy?
    West Indies

  7. Which Pakistan batsman was banned for life after being found guilty of match fixing in 2000?
    Salim Malik
    Sports(5) Cricket(5) 2000s(6)

  8. In which city would you find Headingley Cricket Ground?
    Leeds

  9. Which football league club did ex-cricketer Ian Botham play for?
    Scunthorpe United

  10. Lance Cairns played cricket for which country?
    New Zealand