Tests of Character

Discover yourself by taking our quizzes

Do you think cricket is cooler than football?

It's not the beautiful game, but perhaps it is one that kicks more ass?

1. Does football have a Chris Gayle?

2. Does cricket have a Maradona?

3. Cricket has three formats. Football has just one. You think:

4. Would you rather be caught in a stadium watching an IPL match or an EPL match?

5. Is the Super Over Eliminator more thrilling than a penalty shootout?

6. Is it cooler to be called an opener or a striker?

7. Can five-day viewing be more awesome than 90 minutes?

8. "Joga Bonito" or "The gentleman's game"?

9. Are England cooler as cricket's world champions or football's?

10. Would you rather be red-carded or fined by a match referee?

11. Would you rather be slapped by Harbhajan Singh or head-butted by Zinedine Zidane?

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