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RCB Trivia -1 Answers & Winners

The Two Lucky Winners of the RCB Goodies hamper - Veena PV and Mahesh Sharma! Please email your mailing address to trivia@royalchallengers.com and Team RCB will send it right over.

Well done to all the fans who answered correctly - Shashidhara BK, Sandesh BS, Samikz, Manoj Kumar, Deepak Balarmurali, Bharath S Nihalv and Prabhat Hegde.

More about how the two winners are selected.

The answers to the RCB Trivia -1 are given below.

1.) Which Pakistan player is the only player to have appeared in 6 World cup tournaments?
Javed Miandad (1975-1996)

2.) In 1998-99, who set an Indian record for the fewest innings to reach 2000 test runs?
Rahul Dravid in just his 40th innings. He scored 190 against Hamilton, when he achieved this feat.

3.) Who holds the record of playing the most test matches before first captaining a team?
Anil Kumble led India onto the field in his 119th test cap against Pakistan in 2007-08.

4.) Name the Indian who was the first to score test centuries in 10 different countries.
Rahul Dravid. He scored his first century in South Africa (1996-97) and he achieved the feat with a century in Bangladesh (2004-05).

5.) Name at least one of the batsman who have been out 'retired out' in test cricket.
Marvan Atapattu or Mahela Jayawardene voluntarily ended their innings 'retired out' in a test match against Bangladesh in Colombo in 2001.

6.) Who scored the most sixes for RCB in IPL -2 (2009)?
Ross Taylor. He hit 15 sixes.

7.) Identify the venue in the given picture. [Hint - Mathew Hayden high scored in the match.]
The venue is Durban, South Africa.

The trivia questions for RCB Trivia -2 will be posted shortly.

Christopher Poshin David

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@Mahesh great suggestion, will turn those on.
@Nihal I apologize - you were entered into the lucky draw but I accidentally left out your name in the list I sent to Poshin for his post. I'm sorry - we've received your entry for the second round and will be extra vigilant about such mistakes.
nidhi@RCB on 16 Dec 2009, 12:17 PM
to trivia@royalchallengers.com
date 9 December 2009 16:18
subject RCB Trivia -1

Yup,100% sure :)
nihalv on 13 Dec 2009, 09:05 AM
At nihalv - no such thing - simply didnt receive the email from you. Will check ain and get back to you. Did you send it to trivia@royalchallengers.com ? Can you check again please?
moderator on 13 Dec 2009, 04:01 AM
I answered correctly as well! but I hadn't signed up as a 'fan' yet. so that didn't count?
nihalv on 12 Dec 2009, 09:10 AM
Congrats winners.. I answered one wrong, was confused between Adam Gilchrist and Anil Kumble as player who played most matches before being the captain :(
KunJan on 12 Dec 2009, 02:39 AM
Congrats to winners!! I will try my luck in next week Trivia!!
sandesh-bellurshashidhara on 12 Dec 2009, 01:40 AM