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Question 2: The 19th century saw ________ replaced by first roundarm and then overarm bowling.
Bowling (cricket)Bouncer (cricket)Underarm bowlingFast bowling

Question 3: What does the following picture show?

  The cricket pitch dimensions
  Wicketkeeper Mahendra Singh Dhoni of India successfully stumps a South African batsman out during a match played in Chennai in 2008.
  An umpire
  Don Bradman had a Test average of 99.94 and an overall first-class average of 95.14, records unmatched by any other player.[19]

Question 4: It was the determination of the England team to overcome his skill that brought about the infamous ________ series in 1932–33, particularly from the accurate short-pitched bowling of Harold Larwood.
English cricket team in Australia in 1958–59English cricket team in Australia in 1954–55BodylineEnglish cricket team in Australia in 1986–87

Question 5: One of them is the ________ aka "keeper" who operates behind the wicket being defended by the batsman on strike.
Fielding (cricket)CricketFast bowlingWicket-keeper

Question 6: ________ (lbw): first and foremost, the ball must, in the opinion of the on-field umpire, be going on to hit the stumps if the ball had not hit the pad of the batsman first.
Stump (cricket)Leg before wicketDismissal (cricket)Cricket

Question 7: If this kind of match is temporarily interrupted by bad weather, then a complex mathematical formula, known as the ________ after its developers, is often used to recalculate a new target score.
CricketResult (cricket)India national cricket teamDuckworth–Lewis method

Question 8: In 1876–77, an England team took part in the first-ever Test match at the ________ against Australia.
Melbourne Cricket GroundPrinces Park (stadium)Docklands StadiumOlympic Park Stadium

Question 9: In ________, teams gather over the winter for the annual Ice Cricket tournament.

Question 10: What does the following picture show?

  The directions in which a right-handed batsman intends to send the ball when playing various cricketing shots. The diagram for a left-handed batsman is a mirror image of this one.
  An umpire
  The first English touring team on board ship at Liverpool in 1859

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