Quizmaster: Darshil ShastriCRIC-Ball finals
Each round has a different scoring pattern, which shall be
mentionedPounce will be infinite till you make a mistake on the
pounce.On the pounce, part answer shall not be accepted.Part points
to be given at QMs discretion.Rules
You have 2 minutes.Write as many names you can, from the final
shortlist of nominees for Ballon D Or 2015. For every correct name,
you get 3 points.For every 5 correct names, a bonus of 10 points is
Infinite Pounce till you make a mistake+10 on the pounce, +10 on
the pounce for correct answer-10 on the pounce for the wrong
answerPounce open till the team with the direct answers.
Round 2- Amul Posters
Greg Chappell resigns as the coach of Indian Cricket
#whoismariasharapova, when Russian did not recognize Sachin
after her loss at Wimbledon in 2014A2.
After Indias exit from 2015 World Cup, to make fans forget about
The Aussies lost Ashes 2015, trope of the debacle.A4.
Germany defeats Brazil 7-1A5.
For Robin van Persie, as he scored the flying header against
Drogba helping Chelsea beat Bayern Munich in 2012 UEFA Champions
Pepe headbutts Thomas Muller in Germany vs Portugal in 2014
In this round there will be total of 8 questionsAt the end of
this round, 4 teams will be eliminatedThe first 4 questions are
from football and the last 4 from cricketYou are to divide your
entire points so far, among the 8 questions as you wish and submit
it to the scorer.No bounce or pounce, teams have to attempt all
questionsFor every correct answer, the score is added, and for
wrong answer, you lose the points you bet on that question only. If
you havent bet points on a question, it wont make a difference to
Round 3: Ladbrokes
Q1. Football (rivalries)Q2. Football (coaches)Q3.Football
(legends)Q4. Football (ISL)Q5. Cricket (IPL)Q6. Cricket (Sachin)Q7.
Cricket (Umpires)Q8.Cricket (Nicknames)Divide all of your points
now question wise, in any way you deem fit. You can put 0 against
few if you want, all points on one question. Its your call.Brief of
Q1. Write the Funda
During his 9 year tenure managing X, Y won the honours at a rate
of 2.2 per season, which is only surpassed by Pep Guardiola.He is
one of the 4 managers to have won the English top flight both as a
manager and player.Apart from Carlo Ancelloti, he remains the only
manager to have won the European Cup 3 times. Q2.
Nicknamed Blond Arrow, he is one of the greatest players of all
time to have never played in the World Cup, despite playing for
Argentina, Spain and Colombia.As a manager, he guided Boca Juniors
and River plate in Argentina to titles, and later winning La Liga,
Copa Del Ray and European Winners Cup with Valencia.Legend has it
he was very close to joining a rival club, before he switched and
went on to become one of the greatest players for the club he chose
Having missed the inaugural season of ISL, this player currently
is one of the leading goal-scorers in the tournamentApart from Ian
Hume and Stevie Mendoza, he is the only player to have scored a
hattrick this season.Q4.
Q6. The popular nickname for this century by sachin
A pitch invasion followed the West Indies' 17-run win in the
inaugural Cricket World Cup. A number of players and umpires had
items of their playing outfits "souvenired" by the crowd. A year
later, X was a passenger on a bus in South London, when he noticed
the conductor was wearing a white hat very similar to the one he
favoured, and asked the conductor where he obtained it from."Man,
haven't you heard of Mr X," he replied. "This is one of his hats. I
took it off his head at the World Cup final... we all ran onto the
field and I won the race."Q7. Identify x.
This bowler, was nicknamed the Bombay Duck, after a remarkable
trot of 7 ducks against Australia.Apart from this, his only century
as a Test batsman came surprisingly at Lords, when he made 109 not
out in a test match.He also held the record for the fastest fifty,
when he made 67 in 25 bowls at Rajkot.Currently, he sits 3rd on ODI
wicket taking list for India, with 288 wickets.
A1. Usain Bolt forced to wear Arsenal jersey, after Arsenal beat
united 3-0at Emirates this yearA2. Bob PaisleyA3. Alfred Di
StefanoA4. Sunil ChhetriA5. Richard MadleyA6. Sandstorm
century/Desert StormA7. Dickie BirdA8. Ajit Agarkar.
12 Questions in allInfinite Pounce till you make a mistake in
the pounce.On any 2 questions, you can use Powerplay and for that
answer you get 20 points+10 for direct, no negative+10 on the
pounce, -10 for incorrect answer.Round 4:
There have been 4 finals so far played in the city of Munich so
far, one in Allianz Arena and previous 3 in Olympiastadion.Chelsea
won the finals in 2012, while the previous 3 winners were Nottingam
Forest in 1979, Dortmund in 1997 and Olympique Marseille in
1993.What connects all these victories of Munich?Q1.
Each final of UEFA played in Munich has resulted in a first time
A2. Robert Lewandowski touch map: 5 goals, 9 touches
Previously, this record was held by Chaminda Vaas, which he
achieved after playing 96 test matches.During the course of this
innings, India achieved the landmark of having first 8 partnerships
cross 50 runs, whiles James Anderson conceded 180 runs.This
remained the only century by an Indian batsman in that series of
A3. Anil kumbles century
Following this series result, then popular comedian, Rory
Bremmer, sang a song about the debacle in the song, N-n-nineteen
Not Out, in reference to the average score of David Gower, the
English team captain, and average of most English batsman by the
end of the series.Till this date, this remains the only touring
team to have achieved this feat.Which team, and which tour?Q4.
A4. West indies tour of england in 1984
2011: Logo of Fleetwood FC
Q5. Give the connect. Player name.
A5. Jamie vardy
He made his Test debut, batting at the 7th position, against
England.He made vital partnerships with Sourav Ganguly and Javagal
Srinath, and was on 95, when he nicked a delivery of Chris Lewis.5
runs from a debut century at Lords, he walked before the umpire
even gave his decision.
Q6. Identify the player
Till today, 5 English Sides have won the UEFA Champions League.4
of them are Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool and Nottingham
Forest.Name the 5th English side to have won the UCL.Q7.
A7. Aston villa
Nicknamed the Black Spider, till this date, he remains the only
goalkeeper to be awarded with the Ballon DOr.With over 151
penalties saved in his career and 270 clean sheets, he is
considered by many as the greatest goalkeeper ever.Spent his entire
career playing at Dynamo Moscow, who is this legendary
A8. Lev yashin
Mohammed AzaruddinGreg ChappelBill PonsfordRA DuffAndy
GanteaumeRodney RedmondQ9. connect
Only players to score a century on debut and in their last
Q10. Whats been blanked out?
Took two wickets of the last delivery in this match, and went to
World War II, and never played First Class Cricket again, thus
remaining on hattrick for 72 years, till his death in 2011.A11.
William Henry Ashdown (27 December 1898 15 September 1979) was
an English cricketer, who first played in 1914 and later returned
to play again in 1947, aged 48. Dinkar Balwant Deodhar (14 January
1892 24 August 1993) was an Indian cricketer, called Grand Old Man
of Indian Cricket, and played matches from 1911-48. Q12 .
Inexhaustive but very small list. Connect the two.
The only two known cricketers to have played cricket before
World War I and after World War 2.Aa12.
Both the team score is set to zero.The first round is a list,
based on the points collected, the team with higher points gets an
advantage.The 2nd round is a penalty shootout.Finals
Make a list of the current ICC top 10 ODI batsman, and top 10
ICC Test bowlers.Ranking can be in any order, but the name should
be in top 10.For every correct name 5 points, and for every 5
correct names, 10 points bonus.Round 5
1D.W. SteynSA9052Yasir ShahPAK8273J.M. AndersonENG8244S.C.J.
BroadENG8175T.A. BoultNZ8146M.G. JohnsonAUS7737V.D.
PhilanderSA7708R. AshwinIND7609H.M.R.K.B. HerathSL75110T.G.
1A.B. de VilliersSA9002V. KohliIND8043K.S. WilliamsonNZ7884T.M.
DilshanSL7815H.M. AmlaSA7766M.S. DhoniIND7417S DhawanIND7308R.L.
TaylorNZ7289G.J. MaxwellAUS71710Q. de KockSA715
10 auestions10 seconds per questionThe team with more points
gets to pick if they want to shoot or save.The team that shoots get
the question. After the question is read, if the other team taps
first and answers correctly, its a save. If they answer
incorrectly, the other team gets a chance again.The team on the
direct, if they answer, its a score, else its a missed
penalty.After 6 questions, if both teams are on level score, rules
of sudden death apply.
Which football player has been nicknamed Der Bomber?Q1.
Which cricketer has been aptly nicknamed Whispering
Bob Crisp, a South African cricketer, holds a unique distinction
in first class cricket, and he shares this honour in the
international arena with Lasith Malinga.What unique record?Q3.
4 wickets in 4 ballsA3.
Name the most notable non-footballing personality to have won
the FIFA Order of Merit, for bringing football back to a nation
suffering from ________.Q4.
If El Classico is played between Real Madrid and Barcelona,
which two teams play the Superclasicao?Q5.
River Plate and Boca JuniorsA5.
If India and Australia play the Border Gavaskar trophy, which
trophy does West Indies and Australia play for?Q6.
Frank Worrell TrophyA6.
Brazil Superfan: Clovio Fernandez.A8.
The Manzanares stadium, as it was originally known, is situated
in the heart of Madrid. It was renamed after the famous club
president, to _________?Q9.
Vincente Caulderon (stadium of Atletico Madrid)A9.
One of the most iconic cricket stadiums of India, and even the
world, it derives its name from the sisters of Lord Auckland, and a
famous park in the city.Q10.